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Free Crochet Pattern: Striped Draft Stopper

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Lion Brandฎ Vanna's Choice®
Pattern #: 90693AD
Rating: ****4.0 (based on 4 reviews)
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SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)

SIZE: One Size
About 31 in. (79 cm) long

CORRECTIONS: None
 

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Stop cold air in its tracks! This draft dodger keeps cold air from leaking under doors.
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Fiberfill stuffing
 

Striped Draft Stopper

Lion Brand Vanna's Choice®

GAUGE:

Exact gauge is not essential to this project.

STITCH EXPLANATION:

sc2tog (sc 2 together) Insert hook into st and draw up a loop. Insert hook into next st and draw up a loop. Yarn over and draw through all 3 loops on hook – 1 st decreased.

NOTES:

Work in continuous rnds; do not join or turn unless otherwise instructed.

DRAFT STOPPER
With A, ch 2.
Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch. Place marker in first st for beginning of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each st around – 12 sts.
Rnd 3: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st, rep from * around – 18 sts.
Rnd 4: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 2 sts, rep from * around – 24 sts.
Rnd 5: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 3 sts, rep from * around – 30 sts.
Rnd 6: *2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 4 sts, rep from * around – 36 sts.
Rnd 7: Working through back loops only, sc in each st around. Continue to work in rnds of sc over 36 sts, changing color to work stripes as follows:
With B, work 4 rnds.
With C, work 3 rnds.
With D, work 4 rnds.
With E, work 3 rnds.
With F, work 4 rnds.
With G, work 3 rnds.
With A, work 4 rnds.
Continue in this way, in sc over 36 sts, working 3 rnds and 4 rnds alternately with each color in alphabetical order until piece measures about 31 in. (79 cm) long.
Stuff the tube, alternating small amounts of stuffing with pellets.
Next Rnd: With next color in and working through back loops only, *sc2tog, sc in each of next 4 sts, rep from * around – 30 sts.
Next Rnd: *Sc2tog, sc in each of next 3 sts, rep from * around – 24 sts.
Next Rnd: *Sc2tog, sc in each of next 2 sts, rep from * around – 18 sts.
Next Rnd: *Sc2tog, sc in the next st, rep from * around – 12 sts.
Next Rnd: *Sc2tog, rep from * around – 6 sts. Fasten off.

FINISHING
Weave in ends.


 
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
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ch(s) = chain(s) rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s) sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)  


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Pattern Average Rating: ****4.0 (based on 4 reviews)
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Reviewed by Carol Cox on 2012-04-20 ****
Loved how this looks and it does work well to keep drafts out and the cool air in an old house


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