Four Candles

Crochet StitchChain multiple: 14 + 5

Stitch Guide

V-stitch (V-st): In same st work (dc, ch 2, dc): V-st made.

Shell: Work 7 dc all in same st: shell made.

Cluster (CL): *YO, insert hook in specified st and draw up a lp to height of a dc, YO and draw through 2 lps; rep from * once more in same st, YO and draw through 3 lps: CL made.

Picot: Ch 3, sl st in first ch made: picot made.

Instructions

Row 1: Dc in 13th ch from hook; *ch 5, sk 5 chs, dc in each of next 3 chs, ch 5, sk 5 chs, dc in next ch; rep from * across, ending last rep with ch 5, sk 5 chs, dc in last ch; ch 6 (counts as a dc and ch-3 sp on following row), turn.

Row 2: *V-st in next dc, ch 3, dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 3; rep from * across, ending last rep with V-st in last dc, ch 3, sk next 5 chs, dc in next ch of turning ch; ch 5, turn.

Row 3: *Shell in ch-2 sp of next V-st, ch 2, dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 2; rep from * across, ending last rep with shell in last V-st, ch 2, dc in 3rd ch of turning ch; ch 4, turn.

Row 4: *CL in first dc of shell, work picot, ch 2; (sk next dc, CL in next dc, work picot, ch 2) 2 times; sk next dc, CL in next dc, picot, ch 1 **, dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 1; rep from * across, ending last rep at **; dc in 3rd ch of turning ch; ch 8, turn.

Row 5: *Dc in center ch-2 sp of next CL group, ch 5, dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 5; rep from * across, ending last rep with ch 5, dc in 3rd ch of turning ch; ch 6, turn.

Rep rows 2-5 for patt.