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Holiday Cheer Table Runner
Lion Brand® Holiday Homespun®
Pattern Number: 90167AD This festive table runner is the perfect decoration for Christmas and winter holidays.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 10 x 35 in. (25.5 x 89 cm)



791-202 Holiday Homespun Yarn: Wreath

Deep, warm green with metallic gold

Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 5.59
Note: (A)

791-205 Holiday Homespun Yarn: Evergreen

Cool pine green with metallic gold

Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 5.59
Note: (B)

791-200 Holiday Homespun Yarn: Starlight

Bright white with metallic gold

Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 6.99
Note: (C)

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

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

13 sc = about 4 in. (10 cm). 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.

Runner consists of 5 rectangle blocks, seamed together.

Outer border is crocheted, then embroidered accents are added.


TABLE RUNNERFIRST BLOCK Note: Instructions are for one rectangle block.

You will need to make 4 more Blocks to make a 10 x 35 in.

(25.5 x 89 cm) runner.

Yarn amounts are sufficient to make more Blocks should you wish to make a larger Runner.

First Section With A, ch 20.

Row 1: Dc in 3rd ch from hook and in each ch across.

Row 2: Ch 3, turn, dc in each dc across.

Rep Row 2 until piece measures about 7 in.

(18 cm).

Fasten off.

Second Section From right side, join B with sl st in one corner, ready to work along one side (either ends of rows or beginning of rows).

Row 1: With B, ch 3, work dc evenly spaced along side, change to A in last st.

Row 2: With A, ch 1, turn, sc in each st across, change to B in last st.

Rep Rows 1 and 2 until Block measures about 10 in.

(25.5 cm) wide.

Fasten off.

Work 4 more Blocks as follows: Work First and Second Sections to same measurements as First Block, using solid A or B, or stripes of A and B.

Work rows in dc or sc, or alternate rows of dc and sc.

If desired, you can simply work 4 more of First Block.

FINISHING Sew Blocks together to make Runner.

Border From right side, join B with sl st anywhere along outside edge of Runner.

Work sc evenly spaced around edge, join with sl st in beg st.

Fasten off.

Embroidery With C, embroider straight st ‘X’s’ as desired.

For snowflake, embroider a straight st ‘X’, then embroider a vertical line through center of X for a total of 3 crossed lines.

Embroider a small ‘V’ at ends of each line.

Weave in ends.

ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
dc = double crochet
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sl st = slip stitch
sp(s) = space(s)
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
sl = slip
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
yo = yarn over
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
sc = single crochet
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together

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