I'm so glad the sun is shining today! We received some very sad news yesterday. I'm reminded to count my blessings every single day. The sun shining is definitely one of those blessings. Life is fragile - be kind to those you come in contact with. Pass less judgement and love and enjoy life more!
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|You might be seeing this guy a lot here, he's a handy model :-)|
Foundation chain/Row 1: With A, chain 32. Dc in 4th chain from hook. Dc in next ch. *Ch 3, skip next 3 ch. Dc in next 3 ch. Repeat from * across until 3 ch remain. Ch 3, skip next 2 ch, sl st to last ch. Drop A, pick up B. Turn.
Row 2: Ch 3. Working over ch-3 sp, dc in each of next 2 unworked ch stitches from the foundation ch. Ch 3. *Skip next 3 dc. Working over next ch-3 sp, dc in each of next 3 skipped ch in foundation ch. Ch 3. Repeat from * across to last 3 stitches. Skip next 2 dc. Sl st to top of turning chain. Drop B, pick up C. Turn.
Row 3: Ch 3 (counts as first dc). Skip first stitch. Working over ch-3 sp, dc in next 2 skipped dc 2 rows below. *Ch 3. Skip 3 stitches, working over next ch-3 sp, 1 dc in each of next 3 skipped dc 2 rows below. Repeat from * across until 3 dc from previous row remain. Ch 3. Sl st to top of turning ch. Drop C, pick up A. Turn.
Row 4: Work as for row 3. Drop A, pick up B.
Rows 5-24: Repeat row 3 for pattern, alternating colors A, B, and C throughout.
Row 25: Working with A, ch 3. Skip first stitch. *Working over ch-3 sp, dc in next 2 skipped dc 2 rows below. Sc in next 3 dc from row 24. Repeat from * for remainder of row. Fasten off and weave in ends.
|close-up of stitch pattern|
So what small blessings do you have to enjoy today?