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Solid Shell Crochet Jewelry Frame
Lion Brand® LB Collection® Cotton Bamboo
Pattern Number: L0155AD Keep your jewelry organized and beautifully displayed with this crocheted frame. It also makes the perfect Mother's Day gift. Featured in YarnPlay, designed by Kim Hamlin.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy + (Level 3)
SIZE:
Small 5 x 7 in. (12.5 x 18 cm) or Large 8 x 10 in. (20.5 x 25.5 cm).

CORRECTIONS: (applied )
FRAME Row 3: Ch 1, turn, sc in first sc, dcThe above is only a summary of corrections; the corrected pattern text is below (if free) or shipped upon completion of order (if purchased)

MATERIALS

487-098 LB Collection Cotton Bamboo Yarn: Magnolia

Creamy beige


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 6.75

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size G-6 (4 mm)
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
Purchased photo frame, 5 x 7 in. (12.5 x 18 cm) or 8 x 10 in. (20.5 x 25.5 cm) Stapler Card stock cut to size of frame Fabric cut to 1 in. (25.5 cm) larger all around than card stock Double sided tape Low loft quilt batting cut to same size as card stock
GAUGE:
16 sts = 4 in. (10 cm) in pattern. 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.

NOTES:
Yarn amount is sufficient to knit one small and one large frame.


INSTRUCTIONS



FRAME Ch 20 (32).

Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook, *sk next 2 ch, 5 dc in next ch (shell made), sk next 2 ch, sc in next ch; rep from * across – 3 (5) shells at the end of this row.

Row 2: Ch 3 (counts as first dc here and throughout), turn, 2 dc in first sc, sk next 2 dc, sc in next dc, sk next 2 dc, *5 dc in next sc, sk next 2 dc, sc in next dc, sk next 2 dc; rep from * across to last sc, 3 dc in last sc.

Row 3: Ch 1, turn, sc in first dc, *sk next 2 dc, 5 dc in next sc, sk next 2 dc, sc in next dc; repeat from * across.

Rep Rows 2 and 3 until piece measures 7 in.

(10 in.) (18 cm (25.5 cm) from beg.

Fasten off.



FINISHING Weave in ends.

Lay fabric piece onto a flat surface with WS facing up.

Lay batting, then card stock centered onto fabric.

Apply a strip of double sided tape along top edge of card stock.

Fold fabric over tape and, working from center out, press to secure.

Rep on lower edge of card stock.

Rep for sides, trimming fabric at corners to keep it flat.

Turn cardstock over and arrange crocheted piece neatly on top.

Use stapler to secure your work in place, as close to the edge as possible so staples won’t show from the front! Work in the same way you did as when taping the fabric.

Start at the top center and work from center out, followed by the bottom and then sides.

Slide cardstock into frame.

Slide the frame backing into place.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
st(s) = stitch(es)


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