Salt & Pepper Shakers Crochet Pattern


Salt & Pepper Shakers Crochet Pattern

Materials: DMC Pearl Cotton, At. 116D, Size 5: 1 ball Red No. 666 or No. 321 or Green No. 911 or No. 703 (A) and DMC Six Strand Cotton, Art. 117C: 1 skein White. Steel crochet hook, size 7.
Gauge: 10 rows = 1 inch; * = STAR.

BASE: With A ch 4, join (with slip st) into ring, ch 1, 11 sc in ring, join (in first sc).

Rnd 2-Ch 1, 2 sc in each sc around, join.

Rnd 3-Ch 1, 2 sc in joined sc, * 1 sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc; rpt from STAR around, join (33 sc).

Rnd 4 Even-Ch 1, 1 sc in each sc around, join.

Rnd 5-Ch 1, 2 sc in joined sc, * 1 sc in each of 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc; rpt from STAR around, join (44 sc).

Rnds 6 and 7-Even.

BODY-Rnd 1 (right side)-Ch 1, working in back loop of sts, 1 sc in joined st, ch 1, skip next sc, * 1 sc in next sc, ch 1, skip next sc; rpt from STAR around, join (leaving front loops free for later use).

Rnd 2-Ch 1, 1 sc in joined sc, * ch 1, skip next ch, 1 sc in next sc; rpt from STAR around, ending with ch-1, join.
Rpt rnd 2 until 18 rnds.

Rnd 19-Ch 1, 1 sc in joined sc, * 1 sc in next ch-1 sp, 1 sc in next sc; rpt from STAR around, join, fasten off.

TRIMMlNG-Separate White Six Strand Cotton in two 3-strand lengths, using 1 length, from right side, 1 sc in any sc of rnd 19, 1 sc in next sc, * ch 4, slip st in last sc made, (Picot), 1 sc in each of 2 sc; rpt from STAR around, ending with Picot, join, fasten off.

From right side, work same Trimming in free loops at Base.

FLOWER (Make 2)-With White ch 4, join into ring, ch 1, [1 sc, ch 3, 1 dc, ch 3] 4 times in ring, join, fasten off.
Tack Flowers in place as shown. With scrap of Yellow embroider a Frenchknot in center of each Flower.

DRAWSTRING-With White chain about 9-inches, fasten off. Run drawstring thru sps of rnd 17. Make another Cover. With White chain sufficient to form Letters and sew in place as shown.

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