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Watermelon Crochet Coaster - Free Pattern

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Are you new to crochet?

Do you want a small manageable project with high impact results?


If yes, you've come to the right place!


You'll find a short tutorial for this fresh and juicy watermelon drinks coaster further down.


Make a few for a lovely fresh party set and bring them out at your spring garden party or summer barbecue!




What you need


Yarn DK in colours:

Red

White

Dark Green

Black

Green


Hook 3.5mm (US E/4) standard crochet hook

Other Tapestry needle, Scissors


Stitches and abbreviations


ch chain

dc double crochet in UK terminology

incdc increase double crochet. Work 2 double crochet in same stitch

sl st slip stitch

st stitch


Written Pattern:


Begin with Red yarn. ch4 and sl st into first st to form a ring.


Round 1 ch1, work 6dc into ring. sl st into first st in round.[6]

Round 2 ch1, work incdc into same st and each st to end. sl st into first st in round.[12]

Round 3 ch1, *dc, incdc* 6 times, sl st into first st in round.[18]

Round 4 ch1, *incdc, 2dc* 6 times, sl st into first st in round. [24]

Round 5 ch1, *3dc, incdc* 6 times, sl st into first st in round. [30]

Round 6 ch1, *2dc, incdc, 2dc* 6 times, sl st into first st in round. [36]

Round 7 ch1, *5dc, incdc* 6 times, sl st into first st in round. [42]

Round 8 ch1, *3dc, incdc, 3dc* 6 times, sl st into first st in round. [48]

Round 9 ch1, *7dc, incdc* 6 times, sl st into first st in round. [54]

Round 10 ch1, *4dc, incdc, 4dc* 6 times, sl st into first st in round. [60]

Round 11 ch1, *9dc, incdc* 6 times, sl st into first st in round. [66]

Round 12 ch1, *5dc, incdc, 5dc* 6 times, sl st into first st in round. [72]

Round 13 ch1, *11dc, incdc* 6 times, sl st into first st in round. [78]


Fasten off red yarn and join white yarn.


Round 14 ch1, *6dc, incdc, 6dc* 6 times, sl st into first st in round. [84]

Round 15 ch1, *13dc, incdc* 6 times, sl st into first st in round. [90]


Fasten off white yarn and join green yarn.


Round 16 ch1, *7dc, incdc, 7dc* 6 times, sl st into first st in round. [96]

Round 17 ch1, *15dc, incdc* 6 times, sl st into first st in round. [102]


Fasten off green yarn and join dark green yarn.


Round 18 ch1, *8dc, incdc, 8dc* 6 times, sl st into first st in round. [108]


Fasten off dark green yarn.


To complete using a tapestry needle and black yarn, sew on stitches for the pips of the watermelon.


Fasten off and weave in all ends.


Make as many as you like to complete your fruity set and enjoy!


Elisa

xxx








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