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Crocheted Star Garland
Lion Brand® Bonbons
Pattern Number: L20347 Decorate your tree or banister for the holidays with this festive crocheted garland made up of tiny stars. Make it as long or as short as you want.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
Star About 3 in. (7.5 cm) across

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

601-670 Bonbons Yarn: Jingle Bells

Metallic: Scarlet with red sparkle, white with red sparkle, white with silver sparkle, white with green sparkle, green with emerald sparkle
Acrylic: White, medium red, cool green


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 7.99

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
3 yd. (2.5 m) or desired length of ribbon or cord
GAUGE:
One Star = about 3 in. (7.5 cm) across. EXACT GAUGE IS NOT ESSENTIAL TO THIS PROJECT.
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.

NOTES:
1.

Stars are worked in joined rnds, with RS facing at all times, changing color at the beginning of each rnd.

2.

Use colors as desired in each star.


INSTRUCTIONS



STAR (make 16) With first color, ch 5; join with sl st in first ch to form a ring.

Rnd 1 (RS): Ch 3 (counts as dc), 2 dc in ring, ch 3, (3 dc in ring, ch 3) 4 times; join with sl st in top of beg ch - 15 dc and 5 ch-3 sps.

Fasten off.

Rnd 2: With RS facing, join second color with sl st in any ch-3 sp, ch 3 (counts as dc), (2 dc, ch 3, 3 dc) in same ch-3 sp, sk next dc, sl st in next dc (center dc of 3-dc group), *(3 dc, ch 3, 3 dc) in next ch-3 sp, sk next dc, sl st in next dc; rep from * 3 more times; join with sl st in top of beg ch - 30 dc, 5 sl sts, and 5 ch-3 sps.

Fasten off.

Rnd 3: With RS facing, join third color with sl st in any ch-3 sp, ch 3 (counts as dc), (3 dc, ch 3, 4 dc) in same ch-3 sp, sk next 2 dc, hdc in next 2 dc, sk next 2 dc, *(4 dc, ch 3, 4 dc) in next ch-3 sp, sk next 2 dc, hdc in next 2 dc, sk next 2 dc; rep from * 3 more times; join with sl st in top of beg ch - 40 dc, 10 hdc, and 5 ch-3 sps.

Fasten off.



FINISHING Weave in ends.

Tie Cut an 8 in.

(20.5 cm) strand of yarn.

Draw yarn strand through any ch-3 sp on edge of one Star and knot.

Tie Stars to ribbon or cord, spacing as desired.

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


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