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Diamonds for Baby

Convert this pattern to crochet

Size: 30 inches x 35 inches

Thank you Carolyn carolyn@mednana.org

for sending this in.

Materials Required:

5 – 4oz. Knitting Worsted or Sayelle

1 pr. Knitting Needles No. 8 or any size needles which will result in stitch gauge below

Plastic Crochet Hook Size H

Gauge: 4 sts = 1 inch

Multiple 10 sts plus 1st.  

1st Row: k 1, * y o, sl 1, k1, p.s.s.o., k 5, k 2 tog, y o, k 1, repeat from * across row ending y o, k 1.  

2nd Row and all even rows: P across row.  

3rd Row: k 2, * y o, sl 1, k 1, p.s.s.o., k 3, k 2 tog, y o, k 3, repeat from * across row ending y o, k 2.  

5th Row: k 3, * y o, sl 1, k 1, p.s.s.o., k 1, k 2 tog, y o, k 5, repeat from * across ending y o, k 3.  

7th Row: k 4, * y o, sl 1, k 2 tog, p.s.s.o., y o, k 7, repeat from * across ending y o, k 4.  

9th Row: k 2, k 2 tog, y o, * k 3, y o, sl 1, k 1, p.s.s.o., k 3, k 2 tog, y o, repeat from * across ending k 3, y o, sl 1, k 1, p.s.s.o., k2.

11th Row: k 1, k 2 tog, y o, k 5, * y o, sl 1, k 1, p.s.s.o., k 1, k 2 tog, y o, k 5, repeat from * across row ending yo, sl 1, k1, p.s.s.o., k1.  

13th Row: k 2 tog, * y o, k 7, y o, sl 1, k 2 tog, p.s.s.o., repeat from * across row ending y o, sl 1, k 1, p.s.s.o.  

14th Row: P across row.  

Repeat from 1st Row for pattern until cover measures 34 inches from beg ending with 14th pattern row. Bind off.

  Edge:  Attach yarn in corner and work a row of sc all around working 1 sc in each of the 4 corners and 1 sc in every other row at sides, join.  

2nd Round: Ch 4, * skip 1 sc, dc in next sc, repeat from * all around, join in 3rd st of ch, cut yarn.  

Pompon: (Make 118). Wind yarn 40 times over 2 inch cardboard, slip off cardboard, tie at center, Cut both ends and trim into shape. Tie one pompon in mesh at corner, *skip next mesh, tie one pompon in skipped sc of 2nd round, skip next mesh, tie one pompon in next mesh, repeat from * all around.

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