Free Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Cake Base
Lion Brand® Martha Stewart CraftsTM/MC Mambo
Pattern Number: L10638 Pair this "base" with our playtime cake for a fun child-friendly set. Or use it as a trivet for your kitchen!

SKILL LEVEL:  Beginner (Level 1)
SIZE: One Size
About 11 in. (28 cm) diameter

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

5600-524 Martha Stewart Crafts TM/MC Mambo Yarn: Python

Light taupe with white binder


Quantity needed: 5 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 27.45

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size S-35 'Speed Hook' (19 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 6.99

GAUGE:
4 single crochet = about 4 in. (10 cm). EXACT GAUGE IS NOT ESSENTIAL TO THIS PROJECT.
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.

STITCH EXPLANATION:
Adjustable Ring Method Wrap yarn around index finger.

Insert hook into ring on finger, yarn over and draw up a loop, then chain 1.

Carefully slip ring from finger and work stitches of first round into ring.

When first round is complete gently, but firmly, pull tail to tighten center of ring.


INSTRUCTIONS



CAKE BASE
Make an adjustable ring, then work 6 single crochet into center of ring; join with slip stitch in first stitch.
Round 1: Chain 1, work 2 single crochet in each stitch around; join with slip stitch in first stitch - 12 stitches at the end of this round.


Round 2: Chain 1, *single crochet in next stitch, 2 single crochet in next stitch; repeat from * around; join with slip stitch in first stitch - 18 stitches at the end of this round.


Round 3: Chain 1, *single crochet in next 2 stitches, 2 single crochet in next stitch; repeat from * around; join with slip stitch in first stitch - 24 stitches at the end of this round.

Round 4: Chain 1, *single crochet in next 3 stitches, 2 single crochet in next stitch; repeat from * around; join with slip stitch in first stitch - 30 stitches at the end of this round.

Fasten off.



FINISHING
Tuck yarn ends into crochet stitches.

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