Yarn: approx. 200 yards of worsted weight yarn
Tools: 5.0mm crochet hook , tapestry needle
Skill Level: Easy
Gauge: 5 rows of 6 hdc = 2″x2″
Stitches: (ch)chain, (hdc)half-double crochet
Special Stitches: Crab Stitch (Reverse SC): Work from the left to the right, insert hook in next stitch to the right, complete as sc.
Row 1: Hdc in 3rd ch. from hook, hdc in each ch. across. (30 hdc)
Row 2: Turn, ch.2, hdc in each hdc across. (30 hdc)
Row 3-35: Repeat Row 2.
Rnd 1: Do not turn, ch.1, crab stitch in each hdc across, turn to work down edge of towel, crab stitch in each of nxt 35 row ends, turn to work down nxt edge, crab stitch in each of the 30 foundation chains, turn to work down nxt edge, crab stitch in nxt 35 row ends, join w/sl st. in 1st crab stitch. Finish off. Weave in ends.