Free Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Fabulous Felted Rug
Lion Brand® Fishermen's Wool® - Fun Fur®
Pattern Number: 50969A

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy + (Level 3)
SIZE: One Size
About 35 in. [89 cm] diameter after felting

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

150-098 Fishermen's Wool Yarn: Natural

Soft cream


Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 25.98
Note: (A)

320-109 Fun Fur Yarn: Sapphire

Intense royal blue


Quantity needed: 9 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 44.91
Note: (B)

320-194 Fun Fur Yarn: Lime

Bright lime green


Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 9.98
Note: (C)

320-098 Fun Fur Yarn: Ivory

Soft off-white


Quantity needed: 8 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 39.92
Note: (D)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size P-15 (10 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.95


Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.49


Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59

GAUGE:
8 sc + 8 rnds = 4 in. [10 cm] in sc with 1 strand of A and 2 strands of B held tog, before felting. When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles. Making a Gauge Swatch
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.


INSTRUCTIONS



RUG
With 1 strand of A and 2 strands of C, ch 2.
Rnd 1: 7 sc in 2nd ch from hook, place marker to mark beginning of rnd.

Move marker up each rnd.

Do not join.
Rnds 2 and 3: 2 sc in each sc around - 28 sc at end of rnd 3.
Rnd 4: Sc in each sc around.
Rnd 5: (2 sc in next sc, sc in next sc) around - 42 sc.
Rnds 6 and 8: Sc in each sc around.
Rnd 7: (2 sc in next sc, sc in 2 sc) around - 56 sc.
Rnd 9: (2 sc in next sc, sc in 3 sc) around - 70 sc.
Rnd 10: Sc in each sc around.

Fasten off C and join 2 strands of D.
Rnds 11- 28: Repeat Rnds 9 and10, working 1 more sc between incs - 196 sc at end of rnd 28.

Fasten off D and join 2 strands of B.
Rnds 29-40: Repeat Rnds 9 and 10, working 1 more sc between incs - 280 sc at end of Rnd 40.

Fasten off.



FINISHING
Weave in ends.



FELTING
Wash by machine on a hot wash/cold rinse cycle with detergent and several pieces of clothing to agitate.

To felt additionally, dry by machine on a regular setting until almost dry.

Remove from dryer and pull into shape.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
ch(s) = chain(s)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
tog = together


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