Free Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Snow Princess Throw
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease®
Pattern Number: cwe-princess
SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate (Level 3)
SIZE: One Size
Approx 41" x 47" including border
Each square measures approx 6" x 6"
620-301 Wool-Ease Yarn: White/Multi
Crisp white with a metallic-color highlight
Quantity needed: 8 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 37.52
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size J-10 (6 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.45
16 sts and 8 rows = 4" inches [10 cm] in double crochet using Size J crochet hook. 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.
"SPANISH" SQUARE (make 42)
Ch 8, join with sl st to first ch to form ring.
Rnd 1: Ch 1, work 16 sc into ring, sl st to first sc-16 sts.
Do not turn at end of this or any foll rnds.
Rnd 2: Ch 1, 1 sc in same sp as ch 1, [ch 7, skip 3 sc, 1 sc in next sc] 3 times, ch 7, skip 3 sts, sl st to first sc.
Rnd 3: Sl st in next 3 ch, ch 3 (counts as 1 dc) 1 dc into same ch-7 sp, * work (ch 3, 2dc) into same sp, ch 3, work 2 dc tog as foll: yo and draw up lp in same ch-7 sp (3 lps on hook), yo and draw through first 2 lps on hook, yo and draw up lp in next ch-7 sp, yo and through first 2 lps on hook, yo and through rem 3 lps on hook, ch 3, 2 dc into same ch-7 sp; rep from * 3 times, omitting 2 dc at end of last rep, sl st to top of beg ch 3.
Rnd 4: Sl st into next dc and ch-3 sp, ch 3 (counts as 1 dc), 1 dc into same ch-3 sp, *work (ch 3, 2 dc) into same sp, ch 3, skip 2 dc, 3 dc into next ch-3 sp, 1 dc in between 2 dc worked tog, 3 dc into next ch-3 sp, ch 3, skip 2 dc, 2 dc into next ch-3 sp; rep from * 3 times, omitting 2 dc at end of last rep, sl st to top of beg ch 3.
Rnd 5: Sl st into next dc and ch-3 sp, ch 3, 2 dc into same ch-3 sp, *work (ch 3, 3 dc) into same sp, ch 5, skip (2 dc, ch 3, 1 dc) 1 dc into each of next 5 dc, ch 5, skip (1 dc, ch 3, 2 dc), 3 dc into next ch-3 sp; rep from * 3 times, omitting 3 dc at end of last rep, sl st to top of beg ch 3.
Rnd 6: Ch 3 (counts as 1 dc), 1 dc into each of next 2 dc, *work (3 dc, ch 3, 3 dc) into next ch-3 sp, 1 dc into each of next 3 dc, ch 5, skip (5 ch and 1 dc), 1 dc into each of next 3 dc, ch 5, skip (1 dc and 5 ch), 1 dc into each of next 3 dc; rep from * 3 times, omitting 3 dc at end of last rep, sl st to top of beg ch 3.
Sew square tog to form rectangle 6 squares wide by 7 squares tall.
Border: Rnd 1 Join yarn to corner ch-3 sp.
Ch 3 and work evenly around in dc, working 3 dc in each corner ch-3 sp, 1 dc in each dc and 3 dc in each ch-5 sp.
Join with sl st to top of beg ch 3.
Do not turn work at end of this or any foll rnds.
Rnd 2: Ch 5, *skip 2 dc, 1 dc in next dc, ch 2, skip 2 dc, 1 dc in ech of next 3 dc, ch 2; rep from * around, end sl st to 3rd ch of beg ch 5.
Rnd 3: Ch 3 and work evenly around in dc, working 3 dc in each corner, 1 dc in each dc and 2 dc in each ch-2 sp.
Rnd 4: Ch 1, 1 sc in next dc, *ch 3, skip 2 dc, 1 sc in next dc; rep from * to corner (adjusting as necessary), in corner work [ch 3, sc in next dc] twice; rep from * around, end sl st to first sc.
Rnd 5: Sl st into first ch-3 sp, *ch 6, sl st to 4th ch from hook to form picot, ch 2, 1 sc into next ch-3 sp; rep from * around.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
approx = approximately
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
fpsc = front post single crochet
hdc = half double crochet
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sl = slip
st(s) = stitch(es)
tbl = through the back loop
tog = together
yo = yarn over
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