Free Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Picnic Placemat Set
Lion Brand® Lion® Cotton
Pattern Number: 50398-2C Click here for knitted version

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
Placemat 18 1/2 inches x 12 1/2 inches [46.5 x 31 cm]

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

760-112 Lion Cotton Yarn: Poppy Red

Bright and bold red


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 6.99
Note: (A)

760-153 Lion Cotton Yarn: Black

Dark primary black.


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 6.99
Note: (B)

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

GAUGE:
19 sc + 16 rows = 4 inches [10 cm]. 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.


INSTRUCTIONS



PLACEMAT
With A, ch 49.

Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across; turn - 48 sts.

Work 64 more rows sc (5 total).

Fasten off A.



EDGING
Rnd 1 With RS facing, join B in first st at right edge of work.

Work 3 sc in first st, sc in each st across row to last st, 3 sc in last st; turn to side, sc evenly spaced in row-end sts across long edge; 3 sc in first ch of foundation ch, sc in each ch of foundation ch to last ch, 3 sc in last ch; sc evenly spaced in row-end sts of remaining edge; join with slip st in top of first sc; turn.

Rnds 2-4 Ch 1, sc in each sc around entire edge, working 3 sc in each corner st; join with slip st in first sc; turn.



Fasten off B.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
ch(s) = chain(s)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)


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