Tuesday, 11 June 2013

Handicrafter Crochet Thread - Table Runner

 

Brighten up your home with this retro-chic table runner! Shown in Bernat Handicrafter Crochet Thread.

From Bernat.com

MEASUREMENTS
Approx 12 1/2" x 36 1/2" [32 x 93 cm].

MATERIALS
Bernat® Handicrafter® Crochet Thread™ (85 g/3 oz; 339 m/371 yds or 400 g/14 oz; 1596 m/1746 yds)
85 g/3 oz OR 400 g/14 oz
Contrast A
85 g: Still Water (31201) or 400 g: Still Water (32201) 1 ball 1 ball
Contrast B 85 g: Warm Tan (31011) or 400 g: Warm Tan (32011) 1 ball 1 ball
Contrast C 85 g: Fresh Fern (31220) or 400 g: Fresh Fern (32220) 2 balls 1 ball
Size 2 mm (U.S. 4) steel crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge.

GAUGE
Motif = Approx 3" [7.5 cm] square.

ABBREVIATIONS
www.bernat.com/abbreviations
Approx = Approximately
Beg = Beginning
Ch = Chain
Dc = Double crochet
Rep = Repeat
Rnd(s) = Round(s)
RS = Right side
Sl st = Slip stitch
Sc = Single crochet
Sp(s) = Space(s)
Tog = Together

INSTRUCTIONS
MOTIF (make 48).
Note: Ch 3 at beg of rnd counts as dc throughout.
With A, ch 6. Join with sl st to form ring.

1st rnd: (RS) Ch 3. 2 dc in ring. (Ch 2. 3 dc in ring) 3 times. Ch 2. Join with sl st to beg ch 3.
2nd rnd: Sl st in each of next 2 dc and next ch-2 sp. Ch 3. (2 dc. Ch 2. 3 dc) in same sp as sl st. Ch 1. *(3 dc. Ch 2. 3 dc) in next ch-2 sp. Ch 1. Rep from * twice more. Join with sl st to beg ch 3. Fasten off.
3rd rnd: Join B with sl st in any corner ch-2 sp. (Ch 3. 2 dc. Ch 2. 3 dc) in same sp as sl st. *Ch 1. 3 dc in next ch-1 sp. Ch 1. (3 dc. Ch 2. 3 dc) in next ch-2 sp. Rep from * twice more. Ch 1. 3 dc in next ch-1 sp. Ch 1. Join with sl st to beg ch 3. Fasten off.
4th rnd: Join C with sl st in any corner ch-2 sp. (Ch 3. 2 dc. Ch 2. 3 dc) in same sp as sl st. *Ch 1. (3 dc in next ch-1 sp. Ch 1) twice. (3 dc. Ch 2. 3 dc) in next ch-2 sp. Rep from * twice more. Ch 1. (3 dc in next ch-1 sp. Ch 1) twice. Join with sl st to beg ch 3.
5th rnd: Sl st each of next 2 dc and in next ch-2 sp. Ch 3. (2 dc. Ch 2. 3 dc) in same sp as sl st. *Ch 1. (3 dc in next ch-1 sp. Ch 1) 3 times. (3 dc. Ch 2. 3 dc) in next ch-2 sp. Rep from * twice more. Ch 1. (3 dc in next ch-1 sp. Ch 1) 3 times. Join with sl st to beg ch 3. Fasten off.
6th rnd: Join B with sl st in any corner ch-2 sp. Ch 1. 3 sc in same sp as sl st. 1 sc in each dc and ch-1 sp to next corner.** 3 sc in next ch-2 sp. Rep from * around, ending at **. Join with sl st to first sc. Fasten off.

FINISHING
Join Motifs into 4 Strips of 12. Join long edges of Strips tog.

Edging:
1st rnd: (RS). Join A with sl st in any corner sc. Ch 1. 1 sc in same sc. *(Ch 3. Miss next sc. 1 sc in next sc) 10 times.** Ch 3. 1 sc in joining sp. Rep from * to next corner, ending at **. Ch 3. Miss next sc. 1 sc in corner sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc.
2nd rnd: Ch 1. (1 sc. Ch 2. 1 sc) in each ch-3 sp around. Join with sl st to first sc. Fasten off.

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