This free pattern originally published in: Knit and Crochet with Aunt Lydia’s Heavy Rug Yarn
AMERICAN THREAD COMPANY
“AUNT LYDIA’S” HEAVY RUG YARN
2 – 70 yd. skeins White
Plastic Crochet Hook Size J
Ch 5, join to form a ring. 1st ROUND: * Ch 5, sl st in ring, repeat from * 6 times, ch 2, d c in ring (This brings yarn in position for next round). 2nd ROUND: Ch 5, sl st in next loop, repeat from beg all around ending with ch 2, d c in d c (8 loops). 3rd ROUND: Sl st in same loop, * ch 5, sl st in same loop, ch 5, sl st in next loop, repeat from * all around ending last repeat with ch 2, d c in 1st sl st (16 loops). 4th ROUND: Repeat 2nd round. 5th ROUND: Repeat 3rd round (32 loops). NEXT 9 ROUNDS: Repeat 2nd round. 15th ROUND: S c in same loop, * ch 2, s c in next loop, repeat from * all around ending with s c in 1st s c. 16th ROUND: * Ch 1, s c in next s c, repeat from * all around, join. Repeat last round 3 times, cut yarn.
BOW: Ch 8, s c in 2nd st from hook, * ch 1, skip 1 ch, s c in next ch, repeat from * twice, ch 1 to turn each row. 2nd ROW: S c in 1st s c, * ch 1, s c in next s c, repeat from * across row. Repeat 2nd row until bow measures 6 inches, cut yarn. Sew bow in position.