Designed By Julie A. Bolduc
This is another one of those patterns I could not come up with a name for so I named it after the town where my dh was born. Caribou Maine. It uses the Special Stitch. Front Back Bobble (Fbb).
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Small amount cotton worsted weight yarn.
Size G 4mm aluminum crochet hook
Yarn needle for weaving in ends
Yarn Thickness 3mm
Gauge: 4fbb=1" 5rows fbb=3"
Finished Size: 4½"x4½"
Skill Level: Beginner
Special Stitch: Front Back Bobble (fbb)
This stitch is the featured stitch for February. I am not sure if this stitch existed before. It seems to me I have seen it some place but I cannot recall where so I cannot claim it to be my own. The Long name I give it is the Front & Back Bobble because it is worked in the front lp then the back lp of each st.
*Yo, insert hook in back lp of next st, draw up a lp, yo and draw through 2 lps on hook, yo, insert hook in front lp of same st from the inside to the front, not from the front of the stitch. Yo draw up a lp, yo draw through 2 lps on hook,* yo and draw through all 3 lps on hook. This completes the stitch.
Insert hook in previous st. Draw up a lp, yo and draw yarn through lps on hook. Rep from beg. This creates a twisted effect.
ROW 1: Ch15. Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across. Ch3, turn.
ROW 2-6: Fbb in each st across. Ch3, turn. But at the end of row 6, ch1, turn.
ROW 7: Sc in each st across.Perimeter. Work a round of reverse sc all the way around.
Design written on Tuesday, January 05, 1999. Copyright©1999 by Julie A. Bolduc all rights reserved. p108012JPF Crochet Club where Crocheting is Just Plain Fun
This crochet pattern is for personal use only and is not to be resold.