31 Inches in diameter
Materials: COTTON RUG YARN, 22 balls of Steel Blue . . . Rug Hook, Size G. (before you begin, see note about materials)
Use 2 strands throughout
Starting at center, ch 2 loosely.
1st rnd: 14 sc in 2nd ch from hook. Join with sl st.
2nd rnd: Ch 2, (insert hook in same place as sl st and draw loop through to height of ch-2, yarn over hook) 4 times; draw through all loops on hook (cluster made). Make a cluster in each sc around. Join with sl st.
3rd rnd: 2 sc in back loop of each cluster (28 sc). Join.
4th rnd: Repeat 2nd rnd.
5th rnd: Sc in back loop of each cluster, increasing 14 sc evenly around—to inc 1 sc, make 2 sc in 1 cluster.
Repeat 4th and 5th rnds alternately until Rug measures 31 inches in diameter, ending with an sc rnd. Break off.