Vintage Crochet Rugs – Blue Loops

28 x 40 Inches

Materials: RUG COTTON, 40 balls of Empire Blue . . . Steel Crochet Hook, Size G. (before you begin – see note about materials)

GAUGE: 3 ch sts make 1 inch.

Starting at one narrow end, make a chain 24 inches long.
1st row: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across. Ch 1, turn.
2nd row: Sc in back loop of each sc across. Ch 1, turn.
3rd row: Sc in front loop of each sc across. Ch 1, turn.
Repeat 2nd and 3rd rows alternately until piece measures 36 inches. Break off.

Now work chain loops as follows: Attach thread in free loop of first sc on 1st row, * ch 5, sc in free loop of next sc. Repeat from * across. Break off. Work loops in this manner over all ridges.

BORDER . . . Work 6 rnds of sc, making 3 sc in each corner st.

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