24 x 36 Inches
Materials – COTTON RUG YARN, 12 balls each of Red and White . . . Rug Hook, Size G.
(before you begin, see note about materials)
Use 2 strands throughout
MOTIF . . . Starting at center with Red, ch 5. Join with sl st to form ring.
1st rnd: 12 sc in ring. Drop Red, insert hook in first sc and, with White, make a sl st.
2nd rnd: With White, ch 2, (yarn over hook, insert hook in same place as sl st and draw loop through to height of ch-2) 3 times; yarn over and draw through all loops on hook (cluster made), * ch 1, cluster in next sc. Repeat from * around, ending with ch 1. Drop White, insert hook in tip of first cluster and, with Red, make a sl st.
3rd rnd: In same place as sl st (with Red) make half dc, dc and half dc (corner), * (sc between clusters, sc in next cluster) twice; sc between clusters, in next cluster make half dc, dc and half dc. Repeat from * around. Join and break off.
Make 7 rows of 10 motifs and sew neatly together on wrong side.