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EXPERIENCE LEVEL: Advanced beginner
LANGUAGE & TERMINOLOGY: English, US
TECHNIQUE: overlay mosaic crochet (each row worked from front side alternating colors)
PATTERN REPEAT: 12+1
THE PATTERN INCLUDES:
• introductory information about mosaic crochet
• links to video tutorials of mosaic crochet basics
• chart with marked X
• optional layout
• written guide (at the end of the pattern) and a short video tutorial how to work the pattern in the round (tube, like collar, headband…).
STITCHES & ABBREVIATIONS:
ch/chs (chain/chains), st/sts (stitch/stitches), R/Rs (row/rows), sc (single crochet), blsc (back loop single crochet), fldc (front loop double crochet).
You can use as many colors as you want. Use a contrasting color for the background. The pattern sample was created using 8 colors.
YARN, HOOK & APPROXIMATE SIZE:
The FRUIT PUNCH pattern sample was created using the following yarn:
Yarn Color B1: Iceyarns Classic DK, purple, 70036
Color A1: Iceyarns Classic DK, light lilac, 70038
Color B2: Iceyarns Classic DK, light gold, 70015
Color A2: Iceyarns Classic DK, gold, 70021
Color B3: Iceyarns Classic DK, light turquoise, 70341
Color A3: Iceyarns Classic DK, light mint green, 70050
Color B4: Iceyarns Classic DK, light salmon, 70025
Color A4: Iceyarns Classic DK, salmon, 70023
Yarn weight #3 (DK, light)
Fiber content 100% Acrylic
Hook size Clover Amour, 4 mm (G)
Sample size, shape & amount of yarn (width 11 repeats x height 2 repeats) Rectangle. Width 70 cm/27’6 in x height 27 cm/10’6 in
Color B1: 22 g, 63 m / 69 yds
Color A1: 20 g, 57 m / 63 yds
Color B2: 20 g, 57 m / 63 yds
Color A2: 20 g, 57 m / 63 yds
Color B3: 20 g, 57 m / 63 yds
Color A3: 20 g, 57 m / 63 yds
Color B4: 20 g, 57 m / 63 yds
Color A4: 20 g, 57 m / 63 yds
You can use any yarn & appropriate hook size that suits your project.