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Child's Blossom Purse
Lion Brand® Microspun
Pattern Number: 60066

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
5 1/4 in. x 5 1/4 in.[14 x 14 cm], not including handle

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

910-143 Microspun Yarn: Lavender

Warm-toned lavender


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 5.29
Note: (A)

910-158 Microspun Yarn: Buttercup

Bright yellow


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Note: (B)

910-194 Microspun Yarn: Lime

Bright lime green


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Estimated Price: $ 5.29
Note: (C)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size H-8 (5 mm)
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Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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INSTRUCTIONS



BLOSSOM
Note Do not join Rnds.
Petal Motif - Make 10 with A and 2 with B.
Ch 3.
Rnd 1 8 sc in 3rd ch from hook.

Place marker for beg of rnd.

Slip marker each rnd.
Rnd 2 (Sc, ch 2) in each st around.
Rnd 3 * (Sc, ch 2) in next sc, sk ch-space; rep from * around.
Rnd 4 (Sc, ch 1) in each st and each space around.
Rnd 5 * Sc, ch 2 in the back loops only of each sc, sk ch-space; rep from *.

Join with a slip st to first sc.

Fasten off.

Handle
With C, ch 51.
Row 1 Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across - 50 sc.
Row 2 Ch 1, turn, sc in each st across.
Row 3 Ch 1, turn, fold first two rows over and working through both layers, (sc, ch 2) in each st across ending with a sc.

Fasten off.

FINISHING
Following photograph, overlap 5 A Petals to make a circle.

Sew together for Purse front.

Sew B motif in center.

Repeat for Purse back.
From RS, sew front and back together, leaving top edge open.
Insert 1″ [2.5 cm] at each end of Handle into Purse and sew in place.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
st(s) = stitch(es)


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