Free Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Felted Holiday Snowflake
Lion Brand® Alpine Wool
Pattern Number: L0115AD Put these ornaments in your window to celebrate winter or hang them from your Christmas tree!

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy + (Level 3)
SIZE: One Size
About 7 in. (18 cm) after felting

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

822-099 Alpine Wool Yarn: Vanilla

Light cream


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 8.29

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
Small amount of yarn as desired for hanging loop Rubber gloves

INSTRUCTIONS



SNOWFLAKE
Ch 3, join with sl st in beg ch to form a ring.
Rnd 1: Ch 1, work 8 sc in ring; join with sl st in top of first sc.


Rnd 2: Ch 3 (beg ch counts as first dc), dc in same sc, ch 1, (2 dc in next sc, ch 1) around; join with sl st in top of beg ch-3.


Rnd 3: Sl st over to next ch-1 sp, ch 1, (sc in ch-1 sp, ch 5, sk next 2 dc) around; join with sl st in top of first sc.


Rnd 4: Sl st over to 3rd ch of ch-5 sp, ch 1, (sc in ch-5 sp, ch 7) around, join with sl st in top of first sc.


Rnd 5: Ch 1, (sc in next sc, ch 2, dc in ch-7 sp, ch 2, tr in same ch-7 sp, ch 2, sl st into 2nd ch from hook, sl st into top of tr, ch 2, dc in same ch-7 sp, ch 2) around, join with sl st in top of first sc.


Fasten off.



FINISHING
Weave in ends.


Felting
Fill sink with hot water and a small amount of liquid soap (any hand or dish soap will work).

Submerge Snowflake in soapy water.

Wearing rubber gloves, hold Snowflake with one hand and rub surface of knit fabric with your other hand, working over entire surface until the stitches begin to lose their definition.

Rinse gently to remove soap residue.

Allow to dry.
Tie a length of yarn to Snowflake for hanging loop.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
st(s) = stitch(es)
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
dc = double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
tr = treble (triple) crochet


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