Gold Metallic Snow Flake
Designed by Katheryn Garner
Thread: Size 3 Gold Metallic cotton thread
Hook: Size 6 Boye
Stitches: sc, sl st, dc cluster, picots, trc.
Rnd. 01. Join thread with a sl st in ring. ch 1, 31 sc in ring, join with a sl st in ch 1. Note: For the beginner it might be best to use a stitch marker to tell where your ch 1 is at the beginning of the round.
Rnd. 02. Ch 3, dc in next 2 sc, (holding last loop on the hook, thread over and pull through all 3 loops on the hook, 3 dc cluster st made). * ch 5, skip 1 sc, 3 dc cluster stitch over the next 3 sc.* Repeat around from * to * ending with join in top of ch 3. ( 8 cluster sts, 8 ch 5 loops )
Rnd. 03. *Ch 3, skip 2 ch sts, 3 dc cluster in next ch st, ch 3, sc in next cluster
st.* repeat from * to * around, ending with ch 3 sc in base of first ch 3.
Rnd. 04. sl st in next 3 ch sts, and top of cluster st. ch 4, skip next ch 3 space, trc in next sc. ch 3, sl st in top of trc, ch 4 sl st in top of trc, ch 3 sl st in top of trc. ( 3 picot's made in top of trc ) *ch 4, skip next ch 3 space, sc in top of next 3 dc cluster. ch 4, skip next ch 3 space, trc in next sc, ch 3 picot, ch 4, picot, ch 3 picot in top of trc.* repeat from * to * around, ending with ch 4, sl st in base of first ch 4.