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Lace Crochet Necklace
Lion Brand® Martha Stewart CraftsTM/MC Cotton Hemp
Pattern Number: L10200

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 22 in. (56 cm), excluding ties

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

5700-513 Martha Stewart Crafts TM/MC Cotton Hemp Yarn: Sour Cherry

Bright red


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 5.49
Note: (A)

5700-549 Martha Stewart Crafts TM/MC Cotton Hemp Yarn: Slate

Cool dark gray


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 5.49
Note: (B)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size G-6 (4 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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INSTRUCTIONS



NECKLACE
Base Layer
With A, ch 68 (foundation ch made).
Row 1 (RS): Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across - 67 sts at the end of this row.
Row 2: Ch 1, turn, sc in first sc, ch 2, sk next 2 sc, sc in next sc, *sk next 2 sc, 5 dc in next sc (shell made), sk next 2 sc, sc in next sc, ch 2, sk next 2 sc, sc in next sc; rep from * to end - 7 shells at the end of this row.
Row 3: Ch 1, turn, sc in first sc, ch 2, sk first ch-2 sp, sk next sc, dc in next dc, (ch 1, dc in next dc) 4 times, sk next sc, *sc in next ch-2 sp, sk next sc, dc in next dc, (ch 1, dc in next dc) 4 times, sk next sc; rep from * to last ch-2 sp, ch 2, sk next ch-2 sp, sc in last sc.
Row 4: Ch 3 (counts as dc), turn, sk first ch-2 sp, *dc in next dc, (ch 2, dc in next dc) 4 times; rep from * to last ch-2 sp, sk last ch-2 sp, dc in last sc.
Row 5: Ch 1, turn, sk first 2 dc, *(2 sc in next ch-2 sp, sc in next dc, ch 3, sl st in top of sc just made) 3 times, 2 sc in next ch-2 sp; rep from * across, sl st in top of turning ch.

Fasten off.
Edging
Note: Row 1 of edging is worked across WS.

When Row 2 of edging has been completed, edging is folded over to RS.
Row 1: With WS facing, join B with sl st in first ch of foundation ch; working across foundation ch, ch 1, sc in same ch, ch 3, sk next 2 ch, sc in next ch,*ch 5, sk next 5 ch, sc in next ch, ch 3, sk next 2 ch, sc in next ch; rep from * across - 15 ch-sps at the end of this row.
Row 2: Ch 1, turn, (2 sc, hdc, 2 sc) in next ch-3 sp, sl st in next sc, *(2 sc, 3 hdc, 2 sc) in next ch-5 sp, sl st in next sc, (2 sc, hdc, 2 sc) in next ch-3 sp, sl st in next sc; rep from * across.

Fasten off.



FINISHING
Ties
Join A with sl st at one end of Row 1 of A section and ch 40 for tie.

Fasten off.

Knot end of tie.

Make a second tie at opposite end of Row 1.
Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
hdc = half double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
sp(s) = space(s)
st(s) = stitch(es)
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
dc = double crochet
hdc = half double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side


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