Free Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Holiday Leaves
Lion Brand® Cotton-Ease®
Pattern Number: 70472AD

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 2 x 3 in. (5 x 7.5 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

830-100 Cotton-Ease Yarn: Snow

Crisp white


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 7.69

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size I-9
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.45


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

Additional Materials
Styrofoam wreath-your choice of size Straight pins
GAUGE:
12 single crochet + 14 rows = 4 in. (10 cm). EXACT GAUGE IS NOT ESSENTIAL FOR THIS PROJECT. 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.

STITCH EXPLANATION:
sc2tog (sc dec) Insert hook into st and draw up a loop.

Insert hook into next st and draw up a loop.

Yarn over, draw through all 3 loops on hook.

NOTES:
1 ball will make about 40 leaves


INSTRUCTIONS



LEAF
With A, ch 2.
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook - 1 sc.
Row 2: Ch 1, turn, 2 sc in sc - 2 sc.
Row 3: Ch 1, turn, 2 sc in first 2 sc - 4 sc.
Row 4: Ch 1, turn, 2 sc in first sc, sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next last sc - 6 sc.
Row 5: Ch 1, turn, sl st in first 3 sc, ch 1, 2 sc in same sc as last sl st worked, 2 sc in next sc; leave last 2 sc unworked - 4 sc.
Rows 6 and 7: Rep Rows 4 and 5.
Row 8: Rep Row 4.
Row 9: Ch 1, turn, sl st in first 3 sc, ch 1, sc in same sc as last sl st worked, sc in next sc; leave last 2 sc unworked - 2 sc.
Row 10: Ch 1, turn, sc2tog - 1 sc.
Fasten off.



FINISHING
Weave in ends.


Use straight pins to pin to wreath as desired.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
cont = continu(e)(s)(ing)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
p = purl
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
WS = wrong side
yo = yarn over
ch(s) = chain(s)
sc = single crochet
sl = slip
st(s) = stitch(es)


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