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Sakura Coaster

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This is another pattern to add to my Sakura Collection. Following the popularity of my Sakura Market Bag design, I used it’s bottom part to make this beautiful coaster. If you have some leftover yarn or you just want to create something unique but quick, this pattern is for YOU. 🙂

Disclaimer: This pattern and photographs are the property of K.A.M.E. Crochet by Krisztina Anna Matejcsok-Edomer and should be used for personal and non-commercial use. You may not alter or sell this pattern in any way. You may sell finished products, but please credit K.A.M.E. Crochet if you can. Thank you!

Difficulty:

Easy/Intermediate

Gauge:

4 double crochets = approx. 1 inch

Size:

approx. 17,5 cm / 7” diameter on the widest point

Materials needed:

  • 4 mm (G) size Hook
  • approx. 15 grams (37,5 metres/ 41 yards) of Paintbox Yarns Cotton DK (I used Lime Green shade)
  • Yarn needle for weaving in ends
  • Scissors
  • Stitch markers if needed

Stitches used and Abbreviations:

MR = magic ring

CH = chain

SC = single crochet

SK = skip

SP = space

ST/STS= stitch/ stitches

SLST = slip stitch

DC = double crochet

FPDC = front post double crochet

*-* =repeat pattern between these symbols

Special Stitches:

Front post double crochet:

Yarn over, insert your hook from the front around the post of given stitch, from right to left, yarn over and finish your double crochet as usual.

Additional notes:

  • US terms used throughout
  • Each round starts with a Chain 1, 2 or 3. These are not counted as a stitch unless instructed otherwise

Instructions

To start: MR

Round 1: CH 2, DC 12 into the ring, join with a SLST to first DC (not CH 2)             

or If you can’t do the magic ring just

CH 4, SLST into the first CH to form a ring, CH 2, DC 12 into the ring, join with a SLST to first DC (not CH 2)                          

(12 DC)

Round 2: CH 2, 1 DC in same ST, FPDC around the CH 3 from previous round AND same ST you just put a DC into, *1 DC in next ST, FPDC around the same ST* repeat *to* to end, join with a SLST to first DC                                                                      

(12 FPDC, 12 DC)

Round 3: CH 2, 1 DC in same ST, 1 DC in next ST (that’s the first FPDC from previous round), FPDC around the same ST you just put a DC into, *1 DC in next 2 STS (note: the 2nd ST is always the FPDC), FPDC around FPDC* repeat *to* to end join with a SLST to first DC                            

(12 FPDC, 24 DC)

Round 4: SLST to next ST, SLST to first FPDC from prevoius round, CH 1, SC in same ST, SK 2 STS (those are the 2 DC from prev. round) 7 DC in next FPDC, *SK 2 STS, SC in next FPDC , SK 2 STS, 7 DC in next FPDC* repeat *to* to end, join with a SLST to first SC                                                              

(6 SC, 6  Shells)

Round 5: CH 7 (counts as DC+CH 4) *SK 3 DC, 1 SC in 4th DC of shell, CH 4, SK 3 DC, 1 DC in SC, CH 4, SK 3 DC* repeat Round 5: CH 7 (counts as DC+CH 4), skip 3 DC, 1 SC in 4th DC of shell, CH 4, skip 3 DC, *1 DC in SC, CH 4, skip 3 DC, 1 SC in 4th DC of shell, CH 4, skip 3 DC* repeat *to* toend join with a SLST to the 3rd CH of CH 7                                                                                                                                       

(6 DC, 6 SC, 12 CH 4 SP)

Round 6: CH 1, 1 SC in same ST, 4 SC in CH 4 SP, 1 SC in SC, 4 SC in CH 4 SP,* 1 SC in DC, 4 SC in CH 4 SP, 1 SC in SC, 4 SC in CH 4 SP* repeat *to* to end join with a SLST to first SC                                      

(60 SC)

Round 7: CH 2, 2 DC in same ST, 1 DC in next 4 STS, *2 DC in next ST, 1 DC in next 4 STS* repeat *to* to end, join with a SLST to first DC                                                                                                                    

(72 DC)

Round 8: CH 5 (counts as DC+CH 2), SK 1 ST, *1 DC in next ST, CH 2, SK 1 ST* repeat *to* to end, join with a SLST to 3rd CH of CH 5                                                                                                          

(36 DC, 36 CH 2 SP)

Round 9: CH 1, 1 SC in same ST, SK next CH 2 SP, 5 DC in next DC, SK next CH 2 SP, *SC in next DC, SK next CH 2 SP, 5 DC in next DC, SK next CH 2 SP* repeat *to* to end, join with a SLST to first SC

(18 Shells, 18 SC)

Fasten off, weave in all ends.

Thank you for choosing this pattern for your project! When you make it, I’d like to see it! Remember to tag me – @k.a.m.e_crochet or using hashtag #kamecrochet on Instagram

If you have any questions about the pattern, please contact me at kamecrochet@gmail.com or

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Happy Crocheting!

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