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Free Crochet Pattern: Cake Base

Lion Brand« Martha Stewart CraftsTM/MC Mambo
Pattern #: L10638
Rating: ***3.0 (based on 3 reviews)
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SKILL LEVEL:  Beginner (Level 1)

SIZE: One Size
About 11 in. (28 cm) diameter

CORRECTIONS: None
 

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Martha Stewart CraftsTM/MC Mambo

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*Martha Stewart CraftsTM/MC Mambo (Article #5600). 75% Acrylic, 7% Wool, 9% Nylon, 6% Viscose, 3% Angora    ; package size: 0.88oz/25.00 gr. (5yds/5m) pull skeins

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•  5600-524 Martha Stewart Crafts TM/MC Mambo Yarn: Python
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Cake Base

Lion Brand« Martha Stewart CraftsTM/MC Mambo

GAUGE:

4 single crochet = about 4 in. (10 cm).
EXACT GAUGE IS NOT ESSENTIAL TO THIS PROJECT.

STITCH EXPLANATION:

Adjustable Ring Method Wrap yarn around index finger. Insert hook into ring on finger, yarn over and draw up a loop, then chain 1. Carefully slip ring from finger and work stitches of first round into ring. When first round is complete gently, but firmly, pull tail to tighten center of ring.

CAKE BASE
Make an adjustable ring, then work 6 single crochet into center of ring; join with slip stitch in first stitch.
Round 1: Chain 1, work 2 single crochet in each stitch around; join with slip stitch in first stitch - 12 stitches at the end of this round.
Round 2: Chain 1, *single crochet in next stitch, 2 single crochet in next stitch; repeat from * around; join with slip stitch in first stitch - 18 stitches at the end of this round.
Round 3: Chain 1, *single crochet in next 2 stitches, 2 single crochet in next stitch; repeat from * around; join with slip stitch in first stitch - 24 stitches at the end of this round. Round 4: Chain 1, *single crochet in next 3 stitches, 2 single crochet in next stitch; repeat from * around; join with slip stitch in first stitch - 30 stitches at the end of this round. Fasten off.

FINISHING
Tuck yarn ends into crochet stitches.


 


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Pattern Average Rating: ***3.0 (based on 3 reviews)
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Reviewed by scoutmatt44 on 2013-01-27 *****
I use it as a frisbee


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