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: L0293

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy + (Level 3)
SIZE: One Size
About 7 in. (17.5 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
Rubber gloves Small amount of yarn as desired for hanging loop

INSTRUCTIONS



SNOWFLAKE
Ch 8, join with sl st in first ch to form a ring.
Rnd 1: Ch 1, work 16 sc in ring, sl st in top of first sc to join.


Rnd 2: Ch 1, (sc in next sc, ch 5, sk next sc) around; join with sl st in top of first sc .
Rnd 3: Ch 1, (sc in next sc, 5 sc in next ch-5 sp) around, join with sl st in top of first sc.
Rnd 4: Sl st over to 3rd sc in ch-5 sp, ch 1, (sc in 3rd sc, ch 7, sk next 5 sc) around; join with sl st in top of first sc.
Rnd 5 Ch 1, (sc in next sc, work 7 sc in ch-7 sp) around; join with sl st in top of first sc.
Rnd 6: (Ch 5, sl st in 2nd ch from hook, (ch 3, sl st into 2nd ch) twice, sl st in remaining chs, sl st in next 4 sc in ch-7 sp, (ch 3, sl st into last sl st) twice, sl st in next 4 sc) around; join with sl st in base of 1st ch-5.
Fasten off.



FINISHING
Weave in ends.
Felting
Note: 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
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ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)


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