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Hot Pad

This rose designed cover in crochet fits over an 8 ½ inch asbestos pad. The model was made of red and white string weight thread and a number 6 steel crochet hook. This makes a wonderful gift or bazaar item.

Abbreviations: Ch (chain); st (stitch); lp (loop); sk (skip); sl st (slip stitch); rnd (round); sc (single crochet); hdc (half double crochet) thread over as for a dc, insert hook in st and pull lp through, thread over and pull through all 3 lps; dc (double crochet); tr (treble)-thread over twice and work off 2 lps at a time; dtr (double treble)-thread over 3 times, work off 2 lps at a time.

Rose-In red, ch 8, sl st in first ch to form a ring.

Rnd 1: Ch 6 (ch 3 and a dc), dc in ring, * ch 3, dc in ring, repeat from * 5 times. End with a ch 3, sl st in third st of ch.

Rnd 2: * (Sc, hdc, 4 dc, hdc, sc) in next lp, repeat from * 7 times.

Rnd 3: Sc around dc of rnd 1 directly below, ch 6, * dc around next dc of rnd 1, ch 3, repeat from * around, end with a ch 3, sl st to beginning.

Rnd 4: Repeat rnd 2. S1 st in back lp of beginning st.

Rnd 5: * Ch 6, pick up one upright bar at back of each of the next 2 sc of previous rnd, repeat from * around and join.

Rnd 6: * (Sc, hdc, 2 dc, 4 tr, 2 dc, hdc, sc) in next lp, repeat from * 7 times, sl st in beginning sc. Fasten off.

Rnd 7: Join white in fourth st on side petal, * ch 12, sc in next 4th st on same petal, ch 12, sc in 4th st on next petal, repeat from * around, end with a ch 12, join in beginning. You should have 16 ch lps or points.

Rnd 8: S1 st to center of lp, * ch 8, sc in next lp, repeat from * around.

Rnd 9: Ch 4 (for a tr), * (5 dc, ch 3, 5 dc) over same ch lp, tr in sc, repeat from * around, join with sl st in top of ch 4 first made.

Rnd 10: Ch 3, * dc in each dc, (3 ?. dc, ch 3, 3 dc) in each ch 3 lp, dc in each dc, dc in tr, repeat from * around, join with sl st in top of ch 3 first made. Fasten off.

Rnd 11: Join red in same st with sl st, ch 3, dc in each dc to lp, * (3 dc, ch 3, 3 dc) in lp, dc in each dc to next lp, repeat from * around, join with sl st in top of ch 3 first made.

Fasten off. There should be 23 dcs between the ch lps.

Rnd 12: Join white in any lp of previous rnd, * (3 dc, ch 3, 3 dc) in lp, ch 5, repeat from '~ around, join with sl st in ch 3 first made.

Rnd 13: Sl st to ch 3 lp, * (3 dc, ch 3.3 dc) in lp, ch 3, sc over ch 5 below, ch 3, repeat from * around, join with sl st in top of ch 3 first made.

Rnd 14: S1 st across to ch 3 lp, ch 4 (for atr), make 7 more tr in lp, * ch 5, sc in sc, ch 5, 8 tr in next ch lp, repeat from * around, join and fasten off.

Rnd 15: Join red, ch l, sc in each st around, join with sl st in ch I. Fasten off.

Turn work to wrong side, join white to back lps of any sc in rnd 14, ch ll, sc in back lps of next sc in rnd 14, repeat from * around, end with ch 6, dtr at base of first ch ll. ·

This brings thread in position to begin next rnd.

Next rnd: Ch ll, sc in next lp, repeat around, end with sl st at base of beginning ch.

Make a ch long enough to weave through last Row of lps, slip cover over hot pad and tie