Robbie's Angel

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By Freddie Short
Copyright
2001

Materials 
Small amount of size 10 thread
3/4" or 1" Plastic ring (depending on size you make the angel)
1.5mm or 1.7mm hook

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Instructions: (Make 2)

Ch 5, join with a sl st to form ring.

Rnd 1: Ch 3, (counts as 1st dc in each rnd) 2 dc, ch 2, *3 dc, ch 2. Repeat from * twice, join with a sl st in top of beg ch-3.

Rnd 2: Ch 3, dc in next 2 dc, *2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc in first corner sp, dc in each of next 3 dc; rep from * twice; 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc, in next corner sp, join with a sl st in top of beg ch-3. (7 dc along each side)

Rnd 3: Ch 3, dc in next 4 dc, *2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc in corner sp, dc in next 7 dc; rep from* twice; 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc in next corner sp, dc in next 2 dc, join with a sl st in top of beg ch-3.

Rnd 4: Ch 3, dc in next 6 dc, *2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc, in corner sp, dc in next 11 sts; rep from * twice; 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc in corner sp, dc in next 4 dc, join with a sl st in top of beg ch-3. Fasten off

Edging

Square 1- With contrasting color thread, join with a sl st in any st, sc in same st and each st around, join with a sl st in 1st sc. Finish off.

Square 2 - Rnd 1- With contrasting color thread, join with a sl st in any st, sc in same st and each st around, join with a sl st in 1st sc.

Rnd 2: Ch 3, 2 dc in same st, *sc in next sc, 3 dc in next sc; rep from * around; join with a sl st in top of beg ch-3. Finish off.

Assemble Angel

Fold Square 2 in half to make a triangle. Hold with the point downwards and place Square 1 on edge in the shape of a diamond, stitch point of Square 2 to the center back of Square 1. Can be glued if desired instead of stitching.


Plastic Ring

Rnd 1: Join contrasting color with a sl st around the plastic ring, ch 1, sc around the ring until ring is completely covered; join with a sl st to beg sc.

Rnd 2: Ch 3, 2 dc in same st, *sc in next sc, 3 dc in next sc; rep from * around; join with a sl st in top of beg ch-3. Finish off.
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Glue or stitch ring over top of point on the front of Square 1.

Trim at neck with ribbon rose and bows.

Note: You can make the angel using a basic granny square pattern if desired.