No. 6-CARD TABLE COVER:
LILY DOUBLE QUICK, Art. 50, in Black: 3 skeins; or
LILY FROST-TONE. Art. 49, in Black: 2 cones; or
LILY SKY-TONE, Art. 123, in Black: 4 balls.
No. 3 Steel Crochet Hook.
38 inch square of Aqua linen.
Use 1 strand of DOUBLE QUICK, or 2 strands of FROST-TONE or SKY-TONE.
TRIVET (Size-6 x 8 ¾ inches): Starting in center, ch 2.
RND 1: 8 sc in 2d ch from hook, join with sl st in back lp of 1st sc.
RND 2: (Ch 3, dc in same sc, ch 3, sl st in same sc, sl st in back lp of next sc) 8 times. Sl st in 1st 3 ch, sc in next dc.
RND 3: Ch 10, ** sc in 2d ch from hook, hdc in next ch, dc in next 2 ch, hdc in next ch, sl st in next ch; ** ch 9, * sc in 2d ch from hook, hdc in next ch, dc in next ch, hdc in next ch, sl st in next ch; * ch 8, sc in 3d ch from hook, hdc in next 2 ch, sl st in next 3 ch; ch 6, repeat from * to *; sl st in 3 ch between next 2 leaves, ch 7, repeat from ** to **; sk opposite leaf, sl st in next ch, ch 3, sc in next petal; ch 14, sk 1 ch, sc in next 2 ch, hdc in next ch, dc in next 2 ch, tr in next 2 ch, dc in next 2 ch, hdc in next ch, sl st in next ch, ch 3, sc in next petal: repeat from beg. of this rnd 3 times, join and fasten off.
RND 4: Attach to tip of one 5-petal leaf, (ch 13, sc in next large leaf, ch 13, sc in next 5-petal leaf) 4 times, join.
RND 5: Ch 1, sc in same place, (15 sc in next sp, sc in next sc) repeated around; join.
RND 6: Ch 1, sc in same place, sc in next 5 sc, * hdc in next sc, dc in next 3 sc, ch 2, sl st in same sc with last dc, sl st in next sc, sc in next 2 sc; repeat from * 7 times; hdc in next sc, dc in next sc, ch 4, dc in 4th ch from hook, sk next (center) sc, dc in next sc, ** hdc in next sc, sc in next 2 sc, sl st in next 2 sc, ch 2, dc in same sc, dc in next 2 sc; repeat from ** 7 times; hdc in next sc, sc in next 5 sc, join to 1st sc. Fasten off.
HANDLE: Ch 20, join with sl st to form ring. Ch 1, 34 sc in ring; join and fasten off. * Ch 20, pass starting end of chain thru previous ring, from front-to-back, join to form ring. Ch 1, 34 sc in ring; join and fasten off. Repeat from *, passing 3d ring thru 2d ring. Sew 1st ring to top of Trivet. Make 4 Trivets.
BANDING: (1 ¼ inches wide): * Ch 30 marking 11th ch with a pin, remove hook from lp, insert it back in marked st, catch lp and draw thru (ring formed), sl st in 1 lp of each ch of ring; repeat from * for length around cloth above hem; with row untwisted, join.
RND 2: Working across lps between rings, sc in 1st ring, * sk 1 ch, (sc, ch 2, sc) in next ch, (sk 2 ch, in next ch make sc, ch 2, sc) twice, sc in next ring; repeat from * around; join and fasten off.
Round corners of 38-inch linen square and make ½ inch hem. Sew Banding around cloth above hem. Stretch and pin Trivets right-side-down in true shape. Steam and press dry thru a cloth. Sew one on each corner of cloth so that they lie on top at table.
Other great patterns from Wrought Iron Crochet, Lily Book 74:
Trivet Wall Plaques
Flower Holder & Candlesticks
Grape Lattice Place Mat
Black Magic Luncheon Set
Oval Place Mat
Card Table Accessories
Cookie Basket & Cigarette Basket
Pot Holder Set
Butterfly Wall Plaques
Pair of Candlesticks
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