By M. J. Joachim
Foundation: Make a multiple of 8 chain (+4 more chain stitches); single crochet in 3rd chain from hook and in each chain across. Chain 3, turn
Step 1: Working over 2 stitches, make a cross cluster stitch:
Skip 1st stitch, yarn over and insert hook in next stitch, yarn over, draw up a loop (two times, so you have 5 loops on your hook); yarn over, draw through all loops on hook
Repeat the cross cluster stitch in the previous stitch you skipped.
Step 2: Make 1 double crochet in each of the next 6 stitches; make 1 cross cluster stitch over the next 2 stitches, until you get to the last 3 stitches; make 1 cross cluster over the next 2 stitches and 1 dc in the last stitch (top of turning chain); chain 3, turn
Step 3: Chain 1, single crochet in 2nd stitch and in each stitch across, including 1 sc in top of turning chain; chain 3, turn
Repeat Steps 1 – 3 for pattern.
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