Monday, November 30, 2009
SUZIE’S STAR BOOKMARK
Size 3 crochet thread
Size E (3.5 mm) crochet hook
Needles with eye large enough for crochet thread
2. Pull slipstitches in joins tight.
3. I used J&P Coates Royale Fashion Crochet thread
ROUND 1: Ch 3, 10 dc in 3rd st from hook. Join with a slipstitch in top of first dc. (10 dc)
ROUND 2: Ch 1, *2 sc, dc, ch 1, tr, ch 1, dc, 2 sc all in the same st, skip next st. Repeat from * around. Join with a slipstitch in ch 1.(5 points)
TAIL:Ch 59, sc in 10th ch from hook, to form ring. *Ch 4, skip 4 sts, sc in next ch. Repeat from * until 4 chains remain, slipstitch in same st as first ch.
Fasten off. Weave in ends.
Mix 1 part vinegar with 5 parts water. Wet the bookmark with the vinegar solution. Squeeze out excess and lay on a towel. Shape the star and tail, allow to dry.
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Thanks for this pattern. I've been looking for some more masculine looking bookmorks for gifts. I'm going to try it right now, but with the size 10 thread. Hopefully it'll turn out!!
Thanks Teresa in WI