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Poinsettia
Lion Brand® Alpine Wool - Lion® Wool
Pattern Number: 90663AD These charming poinsettia are so versatile! Add them to Christmas stockings and holiday decorations, or turn them into fashionable pins. Featured in December 2009 BK4K.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy + (Level 3)
SIZE: One Size
About 4 in. (10 cm)

PUBLISHED IN: By Kids, For Kids


CORRECTIONS: (applied Dec 14, 2009)
First Petal With A, ch 10. *Sl st in 2nd ch from hook, sc in each of next 2 ch, hdc in each of next 3 ch, sc in each of next 2 ch, sl st in last ch; working along opposite side of foundation ch, ch 2, sl st in same ch as last sl st, sc in each of next 2 ch, hdc in each of next 3 ch, sc in each of next 2 ch, sl st in next ch. Do not fasten off. Ch 10 for next petal and repeat from * until 6 petals have been made. Fasten off.The above is only a summary of corrections; the corrected pattern text is below (if free) or shipped upon completion of order (if purchased)

MATERIALS

822-115 Alpine Wool Yarn: Chili

Deep, rich red


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 8.29
Note: (A)

822-174 Alpine Wool Yarn: Olive

Cool avocado green


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 8.29
Note: (B)

820-187 Lion Wool Yarn: Goldenrod Intense, medium yellow
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 5.99
Note: (C)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size K-10.5 (6.5 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.65


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

NOTES:
Materials are sufficient to make multiple Poinsettias.


INSTRUCTIONS



POINSETTIA
First Petal
With A, ch 10.


*Sl st in 2nd ch from hook, sc in each of next 2 ch, hdc in each of next 3 ch, sc in each of next 2 ch, sl st in last ch; working along opposite side of foundation ch, ch 2, sl st in same ch as last sl st, sc in each of next 2 ch, hdc in each of next 3 ch, sc in each of next 2 ch, sl st in next ch.


Fasten off.

Ch 10 for next petal and repeat from * until 6 petals have been made.

Fasten off.



LEAF
With B, work as for First Petal.



FINISHING
Sew petals together at center to form Poinsettia.

With C, embroider several French knots in center of Poinsettia.

Sew Leaf to Poinsettia.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
ch(s) = chain(s)
hdc = half double crochet
sc = single crochet
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)


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