Wear the Perfect Crochet Accessory To This Season's Events
11/2 inches wide x 12 inches long
• Lion Brand Yarn Vanna’s Glamour fine ( sport) weight acrylic/ metallic polyester yarn ( 13/4 oz/ 202 yds/ 50g per ball): 1 ball each # 100 diamond and
# 150 platinum • Size F/ 5/ 3.75mm crochet hook • Tapestry needle • Locking stitch marker • 1/4- inch- wide white or silver plastic or fabriccovered headband without teeth or 1/4- inchwide white or silver ribbon: 5– 6 feet
Gauge is not important for this project.
Designer recommends tight stitching throughout. Weave in loose ends as work progresses. Join with slip stitch as indicated unless otherwise stated. Chain-3 spaces and chain-5 wraps hold purchased headband or ribbon in place.
Popcorn (pc): Ch 4, 4 dc in 4th ch from hook (beg 3 sk chs count as first dc), drop lp from hook, insert hook from front to back in top of first dc, pick up dropped lp, draw through st on hook.
Single crochet join (sc join): Place slip knot on hook, insert hook in indicated st, yo, pull up a lp, yo and draw through both lps on hook.
Foundation row (RS): With platinum, ch 3, pc (see Special Stitches), [ch 5, pc] 7 times, ch 3, turn. Remove lp from hook and place on stitch marker. (8 pc, 2 ch-3, 7 ch-5)
Rnd 1: Sc join (see Special Stitches) diamond in first ch, ch 3, sc in same ch, 7 dc around post of last dc of first pc, [sc in 3rd ch of next ch-5, 7 fpdc around last dc of next pc] 7 times, (sc, ch 3, sc) in last ch, working on opposite side of foundation row, 7 dc around post of last dc of first pc, [sl st in opposite side of foundation ch of next sc, ch 5, drop lp from hook, wrap ch-5 around foundation row between puffs, insert hook in sl st just made, place dropped lp on hook and pull through st, 7 dc around post of last dc of next pc] 7 times, join (see Pattern Notes) in beg sc. Fasten off diamond. (16 groups of 7 dc, 2 ch-3 sps, 7 ch-5 wraps)
Rnd 2: With RS facing, pick up platinum, sk all ch sps, (sl st, ch 2) in each st around, join in beg sl st and fasten off.
With WS facing, slide purchased headband or ribbon through ch-3 sps and ch-5 wraps. C!