Puritan Bedspread Pattern

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Puritan Bedspread Pattern

Materials Required:
AMERICAN THREAD
The Famous "PURITAN" MERCERIZED
CROCHET COTTON
56 – 250 yd. balls White, Cream or Ecru
Steel Crochet Hook No. 7

Each Motif measures about 5 inches
216 Motifs 12 x 18 are required for spread measuring about 60 x 90 inches without fringe.

Ch 6, join to form a ring. 2nd ROW: Ch 6, d c in ring, * ch 3, d c in same ring, repeat from * 5 times, ch 3, join in 3rd st of ch. 3rd ROW: Ch 1, 2 s c in 1st mesh, work petal as follows: ** ch 14, d c in 6th st from hook, * ch 2, skip 2 sts of ch, d c in next st, repeat from * once, ch 1, turn, 1 s c in d c, 2 s c in next mesh, 1 s c in next d c, 2 s c in next mesh, 1 s c in next d c, 1 s c in each of the next 2 sts of ch, 3 s c in next st of ch, 1 s c in each of the next 2 sts of ch, 1 s c in base of next d c, 2 s c in next mesh, 1 s c in base of next d c, 2 s c in next mesh, 1 s c in base of last d c, ch 1, turn, 1 s c in each of the next 10 s c, working in back loop of sts only for remainder of petal 3 s c in next st, 1 s c in each of the next 10 s c, ch 1, turn, 1 s c in each of the next 11 s c, 3 s c in next st, 1 s c in each of the next 11 s c, ** ch 1, turn, 1 s c in each of the next 12 s c, 3 s c in next st, 1 s c in each of the next 12 s c. With right side of work toward you, sl loop off hook, fold petal through center lengthwise, insert hook in 1st st of same s c row of petal, pick up and pull loop through, sl st across lower edge of petal, working through both thicknesses, sl st in the 2 remaining chs of stem, flatten petal, work 2 s c over re­mainder of 1st mesh, ch 5, sl st in 5th st from hook for picot, 2 s c in next mesh then repeat bet **'s of this row once, ch 1, turn, 1 s c in each of the 1st 3 s c, working in back loop of sts only slip loop off hook, insert hook in back loop of cor­responding st of previous petal, pull loop through to join, 1 s c in each of the next 3 s c, join to corresponding st of previous petal, 1 s c in each of the next 6 s c, 3 s c in next st, 1 s c in each of the next 12 s c, complete petal same as previous petal. Continue in same man­ner until there are 8 petals joining the last petal to 1st petal, sl st in 2 sts of stem, 2 s c in same mesh, picot, join cut thread. 4th ROW: Join thread in point of petal, ch 6, d c in same space, * ch 2, skip 1 st, d c in next st, ch 2, skip 1 st, d c in next st, ch 2, skip 1 st, tr c in next st, skip 1st free st on next petal, tr c in next st, ch 2, skip 1 st, d c in next st, ch 2, skip 1 st, d c in next st, ch 2, skip 1 st, d c in point of petal, ch 3, d c in same space, repeat from * all around, ch 2, join in 3rd st of ch. 5th ROW: Ch 1, * 3 s c in mesh, 1 s c in next d c, 2 s c in next mesh, s c in next d c, 2 s c in next mesh, s c in next d c, 2 s c in next mesh, skip next 2 tr c, 2 s c in each of the next 3 meshes, 1 s c in each of the next 3 d c, repeat from * all around. 6th ROW: Ch 5, skip 3 s c, 1 s c in each of the next 7 s c, ch 3, skip 4 s c, 1 s c in each of the next 17 s c, ch 3, skip 4 s c, 1 s c in each of the next 7 s c, repeat from beginning all around. 7th ROW: Sl st into loop, ch 6, tr c in same loop, * ch 1, tr c in same loop, repeat from * 4 times, ** ch 3, skip 1 s c, 1 s c in each of the next 5 s c, ch 4, skip 1 s c of next group of s c, 1 s c in each of the next 15 s c, ch 4, skip 1 s c of next group of s c, 1 s c in each of the next 5 s c, ch 3, 1 tr c in next loop, * ch 1, tr c in same loop, repeat from * 5 times, repeat from ** all around, ch 3, join in 5th st of ch. 8th ROW: S c in next loop, * ch 3, s c in next loop, repeat from * 5 times, ** ch 3, skip 1 s c, 1 s c in each of the next 3 s c, ch 3, d c in next loop, ch 3, skip 1 s c, 1 s c in each of the next 13 s c, ch 3, d c in next loop, ch 3, skip 1 s c, 1 s c in each of the next 3 s c, * ch 3, s c in next loop, repeat from * 7 times, repeat from ** all around com­pleting the loops at corner. 9th ROW: Sl st to next loop, ch 2, s c in next loop, ch 2, s c in next loop, ch 3, s c in same loop (corner), * ch 2, s c in next loop, repeat from * 3 times, * ch 2, d c in next loop, repeat from * once, ch 2, skip 2 s c, 1 s c in each of the next 9 s c, * ch 2, d c in next loop, repeat from * once, * ch 2, s c in next loop, repeat from * 4 times, ch 3, s c in same loop, * ch 2, s c in next loop, repeat from * 3 times, con­tinue all around in same manner. 10th ROW: Ch 1, 2 s c in each of the next 2 loops, 5 s c in corner loop, 2 s c in each of the next 4 loops, 3 s c in each of the next 3 loops, skip 1 s c, 1 s c in each of the next 7 s c, continue all around in same manner. 11th ROW: Working in back loop of sts only work 1 s c in each s c working 3 s c in each corner, join, cut thread. Work 215 more motifs in same manner. Sew motifs together.

EDGE: Attach thread in corner and work­ing across top, ch 4, d c in same space, * ch 1, skip 1 st, d c in next st, repeat from * all around working 1 d c, ch 1, 1 d c in center st at each corner, join. 2nd ROW: * Ch 3, 2 d c in same space, skip 1 mesh, sl st in next mesh, ch 3, 2 d c in same space, skip 1 d c and 1 mesh, sl st in next d c, repeat from * across top edge only, join, cut thread.

FRINGE: Wind thread over a 7 inch card­board. Cut one end. Using 14 strands, double in half and loop through every other mesh on the 3 sides. * Take half of one group of fringe and half of next group of fringe, knot tog about ½ inch from 1st row of knots, repeat from * all around. Trim fringe evenly.


Puritan Bedspread Pattern motif