HOW TO MAKE… CROCHET JAR COVERS
the triangle design. The pattern is a repeat of 7 sts, so repeat the colour sequence 7 times around. Ss to first st of Round 43 to close. Break yarn and fasten off. Sew in any loose ends. Pull the cover onto to the jar and, using a length of Yarn A, work a running stitch around the top row. Pull the yarn tight around the top of the jar, then knot to secure and trim the loose ends.
Rounds 1-8 using Yarn C, repeat Rounds 1-8 of the small jar Round 9 working in back loops only, 1dc in each st around [48sts] Rounds 10-11 (inc, 23dc) twice [52sts] Rounds 12-27 inc, 1dc in each st around [68sts] Round 28 using Yarn B, inc, 1dc in each st around [69sts] Rounds 29–31 inc, 1dc in each st around [72sts] Rounds 32-37 1dc in each st around To create an even, round finish, alternate the points in each round where you increase your stitches. When increasing at two points, use a piece of contrasting yarn to show where you made the increase, then fold your work in half to find its opposite point. Round 38 *ch101, 1dc into 3rd ch from hook working the st around the curtain ring, 1dc in each ch back to rim of flower pot, 23dc in rim; repeat from * twice, ss to first st of round Break yarn and fasten off. To make the tassel, take a length of each yarn colour and wrap it around your hand several times. Remove the bundle from your hand, then with the yarn still folded double, wrap a length of Yarn B around one end and knot to secure. Cut the loop at the other end, then trim the yarn ends to neaten. Using a yarn needle, sew the tassel to the base of the pot cover, then place the flowerpot inside to finish.