Poin­set­tia Nap­kin Ring

Set an el­e­gant ta­ble for the hol­i­days with these pretty nap­kin rings. Cro­cheted in Dk-weight cot­ton, they are fun and quick to make.

Annie's Fast, Easy, Fun, Crochet Fall 2018 - - Contents - Design by Carol Bal­lard

Skill Level

EASY

Fin­ished Mea­sure­ment

4 inches in cir­cum­fer­ence

Ma­te­ri­als

• Omega Sin­fo­nia DK light (DK) weight cot­ton yarn (31/2 oz/218yds/100g per skein): 15 yds #823 gar­net 10 yds #880 green 3 yds #834 gold

• Size D/3/3.25mm cro­chet hook or size needed to ob­tain gauge

• Yarn nee­dle

Gauge

6 sc = 1 inch; 7 sc rows = 1 inch

Pat­tern Notes

Weave in loose ends as work pro­gresses. Join with slip stitch as in­di­cated un­less oth­er­wise stated.

Spe­cial Stitch

Pi­cot: Ch 3, sl st in 3rd ch from hook.

Nap­kin Ring Ring

With green, ch 6, join (see Pat­tern Notes) to form ring.

Row 1: Ch 1, 4 sc in ring. (4 sc)

Row 2: Ch 1, turn, sc in each sc across.

Rows 3–19: Rep row 2.

Row 20: Ch 1, turn, sc in each sc across, ch 4, join in beg sc of row 20. Fas­ten off.

Poin­set­tia Petals

Row 1: Join red in beg ch- 6 ring, ch 1, 5 sc in same lp. (5 sc)

Row 2: *Ch 6, sc in 2nd ch from hook, hdc in next ch, 2 dc in next ch, hdc in next ch, sc in next ch, sl st in next sc on ring, rep from * 4 times, join in ring. Fas­ten off. (5 petals)

With WS fac­ing, rep rows 1 and 2 in ch- 4 lp on rnd 20 on op­po­site side.

Sta­men

Row 1: With RS fac­ing, join gold be­tween first 2 sts on row 2 of ring, pi­cot (see Spe­cial Stitch), *sl st be­tween next 2 sts, pi­cot, rep from * once. Fas­ten off.

On op­po­site side, join gold be­tween first 2 sts on row 20 of ring, pi­cot, sl st be­tween next 2 sts, pi­cot. Fas­ten off.

Pe­tal Ring

Rnd 1: With red, ch 10, join to form ring.

Rnd 2: Ch 1, 12 sc in ring, join in front lp (see Stitch Guide) of beg sc. (12 sc)

Rnd 3: Work­ing in front lps, *ch 7, sc in 2nd ch from hook, hdc in next ch, 2 dc in each of next 2 chs, hdc in next ch, sc in next ch, sl st in next sc, rep from * 11 times. Fas­ten off.

Leaves

Rnd 1: With RS fac­ing, join green in back lp (see Stitch Guide) of any sc on rnd 2 of pe­tal ring, work­ing in back lps only, *ch 7, sc in 2nd ch from hook, hdc in next ch, 2 dc in each of next 2 chs, hdc in next ch, sc in next ch, sl st in each of next 2 sc, rep from * 5 times, join in beg st. Fas­ten off.

Assem­bly

Fold the straight piece in half. In­sert ends into the cen­ter hole of the flower and pull it through un­til it cre­ates the com­pleted nap­kin ring. 

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