By Jennifer Ackerman-Haywood, CraftSanity producer
Degree of Difficulty: Easy
* Size G/6 , 4 mm crochet hook
* I used Lyon Brand Cotton-Ease, but you can use any worsted weight cotton of your choice. (Sugar’n Cream cotton works well, too.)
Finished Size: about 4.25″ in diameter
Note: Rows 1-3 are all worked in the same direction.
Ch. 6, slip st. to form ring
Rnd 1: ch 3, dc 11 stitches into ring, slip stitch to top of ch 3 (12 sts.)
Rnd 2: ch 3, dc in same st, 2 dc in every stitch all the way around, slip stitch to top of ch 3 (24 sts.)
Rnd. 3: ch 3, dc in same st, dc into next dc * 2 dc into next dc, dc into next dc, repeat from * slip stitch to top of ch 3 (36 sts.)
Rnd 4: working in the opposite direction; ch 3, dc in same st, dc into next * 2 dc into next dc, dc into next dc, repeat from * slip stitch to top of ch 3. Break off yarn. (54 sts.)
Rnd 5: With contrasting color, 1 sc in each stitch all the way around. Break off yarn and weave in ends.