Breast Cancer Awareness Ribbon (Crochet)
Originally Posted on Friday, October 14, 2011 12:57 PM
Breast Cancer Awareness Ribbon
Designed by: Cylinda Mathews
Sm amt 100% cotton thread, size 10 (Pink, White)
Steel crochet hook size 8
Sm safety pin
Finished Size: 2" T
Gauge: Not important to overall size
Skill Level: Beginner - Medium
Ribbon: (Using pink)
Row 1) Ch 33; dc in 5th ch from hook (1st 4 chs skipped count as first dc) (mark first dc), dc in next 8 ch, (2 dc in next ch) 10 times (mark 2nd dc of first 2 dc made with a different color marker), dc in last 10 ch: 40 dc. Mark this as the right side. Fasten off; secure ends.
Edging: (Using white)
Right side facing, join thread to first dc (first marked st) with a sl st; ch 1, sc in joining, sc in next 7 dc (bring opposite end of ribbon over top to overlap), (working in overlapped end), sc in next 7th dc on opposite end, sc in next 6 dc, ch 3, working on opposite side of row in free lps of foundation ch, sc in first ch, sc in next 7 ch, (working over top of ribbon), sc in next dc (marked st), sc in next 20 dc, (working over foundation ch), sc in next 8 ch, ch 3, sl st in first sc. Fasten off; secure ends.
Attach safety pin to back