Cross Bookmark Crochet Pattern


Cross Bookmarks Crochet Pattern

These Book Marks may be made with any of the AMERICAN THREAD COMPANY products listed below. Book Mark No. 6608

Materials: “STAR” Tatting Cotton, Article 25 or ‘”STAR” Mercerized Crochet Cotton, Article 30, Size 30. Quantity: 1 ball, White or Color.

Steel Crochet Hook No. 12 or No. 13.

Ch 8, join to form a ring, ch 4, * thread over hook twice, insert in ring, pull through and work off 2 loops twice, repeat from * once, thread over and work off all loops at one time, ** ch 5, sl st in 3rd st from hook for picot, ch 2. * thread over hook twice, insert in ring, pull through and work off 2 loops twice, repeat from * twice, thread over and work off all loops at one time (cluster st), repeat from ** 6 times, ch 5, sl st in 3rd st from hook for picot, ch 2, join in 1st cluster st, break thread.

Work another motif in same manner joining to first motif as follows: * cluster st in ring, ch 3, sl st in corresponding picot of 1st motif, ch 1 and complete picot, ch 2, repeat from once and complete motif same as 1st motif, break thread. Work 3 more motifs in same manner joining all motifs same as 2nd motif leaving 2 picots free on each side of each motif. Work 1 motif for each arm of cross joining to 2 free picots of 2nd motif from top of cross in some manner.

EDGE–Attach thread in left picot of lower edge of cross, * ch 7, s c in next picot, repeat from * twice, ch 7, s c in joining picots, * ch 7, s c in next picot, ch 7, s c in next picot, ch 7, s c in joining picots, repeat from * once, ch 7, s c in joining picots, continue all around in same manner. Next Row–5 s c over next loop, ch 4., 5 s c over same loop, repeat from beginning all around, break thread.

CORD–Crochet a ch about 3 inches long, s c in 2nd st from hook, 1 s c in each remaining st of ch, break thread.

TASSEL: Wind 60 strands of thread over o 1 1/2 inch cardboard, cut one end, tie in center, then tie about 1/4 inch down from top. Fasten tassel to end of cord. Fasten other end of cord to lower edge of cross.

Book Mark No. 6609

Quantity: 1 ball White or Color desired. 1/4 yd. Narrow Ribbon.

Steel Crochet Hook No. 12 or No. 13. Ch 11, d c in 4th st from hook, d c in next st of ch, ch 2, skip 2 sts of ch, sl st in next st, ch 2, skip 2 sts of ch. 1 d c in each of the next 2 sts, ch 3, turn.

2nd Row–D c in next d c, ch 5, 1 d c in next d c, d c in 3rd st of ch, ch 3 to turn each row.

3rd Row–Repeat 2nd row.

4th Row–D c in next d c, ch 2, skip 2 sts of ch, sl st in next st, ch 2, 1 d c in next d c, d c in 3rd st of ch.

Repeat 2nd, 3rd and 4th rows 8 times, break thread. Attach thread in top of d c of 22nd row and working along side, ch 3, d c in next st, ch 5, skip 1 row, 1 d c in each of the next 2 sts, ch 3 turn.

Repeat 2nd, 4th, 2nd, 3rd and 4th rows once, break thread.

Work other arm of cross to correspond.

EDGE–Attach thread at lower edge, * ch 3, d c in same space, skip the length of a d c, sl st in next st, repeat from * all around, break thread. Lace ribbon through beading as illustrated.

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