Yarn: -Worsted Weight Cotton Yarn, Less than 100 yards each of: (A)Cream, (B)Dark Brown, (C)Burnt Orange, (D)Seafoam, (E)Green, (F)Lavender
-approx. 50 yards of Aunt Lydia’s Metallic Crochet Thread Size 10 in “Natural/Gold”
Tools and Supplies: 5.0mm crochet hook, 2.25mm crochet hook, tapestry needle, 12″ wooden hoop, 12 wooden beads, ceiling hook
Skill Level: Easy
Stitches: (ch)chain, (sc)single crochet, (sl st)slip stitch, (sc2tog)single crochet 2 together
W/5.0mm crochet hook and worsted weight cotton yarn make a total of 6 spirals.
Spiral 1: A
Spiral 2: E
Spiral 3: B
Spiral 4: F
Spiral 5: C
Spiral 6: D
Ch.40, 4sc in 2nd ch. from hook and each ch across. Finish off. Weave in ends.
Chevrons and Bars
W/5.0mm crochet hook and worsted weight yarn make a total of 6 chevron arrow shapes. Each shape consists of 4 sides that are seamed together.
Sides (Make 4)
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch. from hook, sc in nxt 3 ch., 3sc in nxt ch., sc in nxt 4 ch.
Row 2: Turn, ch.1, sc2tog, sc in nxt 3 sc, 3sc in nxt sc, sc in nxt 3 sc, sc2tog.
Rows 3 & 4: Repeat Row 2. Finish off.
Row 5: W/C, join w/sl st. in 1st sc, ch.1, sc2tog, sc in nxt 3 sc, 3sc in nxt sc, sc in nxt 3 sc, sc2tog. Finish off.
W/B, Take 2 of the sides and lay on top of each other, join w/sc in one of points of chevron through both pieces, sc 4 sc evenly up side and through nxt 6 sc. Finish off.
Add 3rd side and seam in same manner. Add 4th side and connect on two remaining sides in same manner. Weave in ends.
W/C, ch. 21.
Row 1: Sc in each ch. across. Finish off. Weave in ends.
Complete Chevrons 2 through 6 in the same manner as Chevron 1 using the following colors on particular rows.
Rows 1-4: A
Row 5: C
Rows 1-4: E
Row 5: D
Rows 1-4: B
Row 5: A
Rows 1-4: F
Row 5: E
Rows 1-4: C
Row 5: B
Rows 1-4: D
Row 5: F
W/thread and 2.25mm crochet hook, join w/sl st. in top of spiral, ch.40, join w/sl st. in top of spiral. Finish off. Thread loop through wooden bead, wrap loop around wooden hoop and pull the spiral through the loop, pull to secure. Connect remaining 5 spirals in the same manner and assemble in the order of 1 through 6 on hoop.
Connecting Chevrons and Bars:
W/thread and 2.25mm crochet hook, join w/sl st. in last sc of one of the seams of chevron shape, (sc in last sc of nxt seam) 3 times, join w/sl st. in 1st sc just made, sc under all 4 sc just made, ch.20, join w/sl st. in end of bar. Finish off.
Join w/sl st. at other end of bar, ch.90, sl st. in same end of bar. Finish off. Weave in all ends. Thread loop through wooden bead, wrap loop around wooden hoop (chevron 1 goes before spiral 1 on hoop, pull chevron through loop and pull to secure. Continue attaching Chevrons/Bars in this manner. The order of the shapes should be as follows around the hoop: Chevron 1, Spiral 1, Chevron 2, Spiral 2, Chevron 3, Spiral 3, Chevron 4, Spiral 4, Chevron 5, Spiral 5, Chevron 6, Spiral 6.
W/thread and 2.25mm crochet hook, join w/sl st. through one of the secured loops of Spiral 1, ch.150, join w/sl st. through top of loop of Spiral 4. Finish off and weave in ends.
Complete again joining from Spiral 2 to Spiral 5 and one last time from Spiral 3 to Spiral 6.