Jewelry Holder

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Yarn: Size 10 Crochet thread

Tools and Supplies: 3.25mm crochet hook, hot glue gun, 8×10 picture frame

Skill Level: Intermediate

Stitches: (ch)chain, (sc)single crochet, (dc)double crochet, (sl st)slip stitch

Special Stitches: Picot-1dc into next dc, 3ch, insert hook into top of dc that was just made and use a sl st to close.

(For a typical 8 x 10 picture frame: Notes for differentsize frames below)

Ch. 49

Row 1: 1sc into 2nd  ch from hook, *ch5, sk ch3, 1sc into nxt ch, repeat from * to end, turn.

Row 2: Ch5 (counts as 1dc and ch2 throughout), *1sc into next ch5 arch, 6dc into nxt arch, 1sc into nxt arch**, ch5, repeat from *, ending last repeat at ** in last arch, ch2, 1dc into last sc, sk turning ch, turn.

Row 3: Ch1, 1sc into first st, sk ch2 and 1sc, *work picot 5 times, 1dc into nxt dc, 1sc into nxt arch, repeat from * to end, turn.

Row 4: Ch8, sk 1 picot, *1sc into nxt picot, ch5, sk 1 picot, 1sc into nxt picot, ch5, sk 1 picot, 1 dc into nxt sc**, ch5, sk 1 picot, repeat from * to end, ending last repeat at **, sk turning ch, turn.

Row 5: Ch5, *1sc into nxt ch5 arch, 6dc, into nxt arch, 1sc into nxt arch**, ch5, repeat from * ending last repeat at ** in last arch, ch2, 1dc into 3rd  ch of turning ch, turn.

Repeat rows 3 through 5 six more times.

Finish off.

Weave in ends.

Starting with one side, hot glue edge to back of frame. Continue around the frame making sure to stretch the crocheted fabric evenly around the back of the frame.

Have a different size frame?

More Narrow: Subtract multiples of 12 from the beg. ch.

More Wide: Add multiples of 12 from the beg. ch.

Shorter: Repeat rows 3-5 less times.

Longer: Repeat rows 3-5 more times.

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