Worked in three different weights of yarn, with a crochet bobble variation, this edging becomes a focal piece on a pillow or a fun trim on a contemporary cake doily.
Designer: Shelby Allaho
Finished Size: Trim can be made as long as you desire, based on patt rep of a multiple of 18 sts + 8.
Yarn: Louet Gems Fingering Weight (100% merino; 185 yd [169 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]): #80-1302-44 cream, #80- 1362-3 linen grey.
Louet Gems Sport Weight (100% merino; 225 yd [205 m]/ 3½ oz [100 g]): #80-2553-3 willow, #80-2393-3 fern green. Louet Gems Chunky Weight (100% merino; 103 yd [94 m]/3½ oz [100 g]): #80-2685-4/1 steel grey, #80-2575-29 French blue.
Hook Size:s D/3 (3.25 mm) for fingering weight, E/4 (3.5 mm) for sportweight, H/8 (5 mm) for bulky weight. Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions: Yarn needle; rust proof pins.
Gauge: Fingering weight: patt rep = 3½” at widest part, sportweight: patt rep = 4″ at widest part, bulky weight: patt rep = 6″ at widest part.