Sunday, February 16, 2014
Lemon-Lime Towel Topper
Lemon-Lime Towel Topper
@1999 By N.L. Banks
Peaches & Crème by Elmore-Pisgah, Inc
1 ball white# 1, 2 balls lemon #123, 1 ball lemon-lime #186
2 finger tip towels with one end hemmed or 1 hand towel, cut in half and hemmed.
2 White 1 1/8” button.
Stitches used: Single crochet, Double crochet, Half double crochet, Triple Treble Front Post ,
For Towel topper.
Rw 1 with Lemon, ch 9 to form ring.
Rw 2 ch 1, 6 sc in ring, turn. DO NOT JOIN!
Rw 3-6 Ch 1, sc in each sc across row. Turn.
Rw 7 Ch 1, 2 sc in next sc, sc to last sc, 2 sc in last sc. Turn.
Rw 8-9 Ch 1, sc across row, turn.
Rw 10 Ch 1, 2 sc in first sc, sc to last sc, 2 sc in last sc, turn. (10 sc)
Rw 11-12 Ch 1, sc across row, turn.
Rw 13 Ch 1, 2 sc in next sc, 1 sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc, 1 sc in next 3 sc, 2 sc in last sc, turn. (12 sc)
Rw 14-15 Ch 1, sc across row, turn.
Rw 16 Ch 1, 2 sc in next sc, 1 sc in next 5 sc, 2 sc in next sc, 1 sc in next 5 sc, 1 sc in last sc. (16 sc)
Rw 17-18 Ch 1, sc across row, turn.
Rw 19 Ch 2, 1 dc in same place, 2 dc in next sc, 1 dc in next sc. Repeat from * to *. (24dc)
Rw 20 Ch 2, working through back loops only, * yo, draw up a loop in same place, yo, draw up a loop in next sc, yo and draw through five loops, ch 1 *. Repeat from * to *.
Rw 21 Ch 2, 1 hdc in each ch1 and each stitch across. Fasten off Lemon Turn, (24hdc).
Rw 22 Attach Lemon-Lime. Ch3, 1 dc in next dc, yo 4 times, post stitch around 3 dc of row 19, * skip dc behind post, and working in BACK LOOPS ONLY, 1 dc in each of next 3 dc, yo 4x, skip next 3 dc of row 19, post around next dc*. Repeat from * to * End 1 dc in next 2 dc. Fasten off Lemon-Lime. (6 posts) Turn.
Rw 23, with Lemon, and working in front loops, 1 dc across row. Turn. (24 dc)
Rw 24 Repeat row 20, turn.
Rw 25 Repeat row 21, turn. Fasten off, attach Lemon-Lime.
Rw 26 Working in back loops only, ch 3, 1 dc in next 4 dc, yo 4x, skip 4 dc of row 23, post around next dc, * skip dc behind post, 1 dc in next 3 dc on row 26, yo 4x, skip 3 dc on row 23, post around next dc* Repeat from * to *, end 1 dc in last 4 dc. Fasten off Lemon-Lime. Do NOT TURN.
Rw 27 Attach white, ch 1, 2 sc in same place, sc up side of towel topper and sc in unworked part of beg ch 9 of row 1, sc along other side of towel topper and across bottom, placing 3 sc in each corner. Join with slip stitch. Fasten off white.
Rw 28-29 Attach Lemon, ch 2, hdc around, placing 3 hdc in each corner. Fasten off Lemon. Weave in the ends, sew button in middle of row 16, and sew topper to towel.
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