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STAR SPANGLED DOILY

By Sharon Albers 1998
Please do not sell or publish this pattern.



1st ROUND:

TOTAL OF 10 RINGS AS FOLLOWS:

R 4-6-6-4•
R 4+(to last P in prev. R) 6-6-4• (Make eight of these)
R 4+(to last P in prev. R) 6-6+(to first P of first R) 4•
Cut & Tie

2nd ROUND:

R 3+ (To next free P of first round) 3• RW
CH 2-2-2-2-2-2•RW
Repeat R & CH around, joining end of final CH to top of first R. (10 R's & CH's in all)
Cut & Tie

3rd ROUND:

FIRST STAR MOTIF:
R 2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2• RW (total of 9 P's in ring)
CH 6-6•
Skip one P, join end of CH to next P in ring.
CH 6-6•
Skip one P, join end of CH to next P in ring.
CH 6+join to middle P in any chain of 2nd round) 6•
Skip one P, join end of CH to next P in ring.
CH 6-6•
Skip one P, join end of CH to next P in ring.
CH 6-6•
(Each CH around ring joins to every-other P, and final chain joins to beginning of first chain. This forms 5 star points around ring.)
CH 4-4-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-4-4• (14 P in CH)

NEXT 8 STAR MOTIF's, WORK AS FOLLOWS:
R 2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2• RW (total of 9 P's in ring)
CH 6-6•
Skip one P, join end of CH to next P in ring.
CH 6-6•
Skip one P, join end of CH to next P in ring.
CH 6+(join to middle P in any chain of 2nd round) 6•
Skip one P, join end of CH to next P in ring.
CH 6+(to P on 2nd star point on prev. star) 6•
Skip one P, join end of CH to next P in ring.
CH 6-6•
(Each CH around ring joins to every-other P, and final chain joins to
beginning of first chain. This forms 5 star points around ring.)
CH 4+(to last P on prev. long CH) 4-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-4-4• (one join and 13 P in CH)

FINAL STAR MOTIF:
R 2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2• RW (total of 9 P's in ring)
CH 6-6•
Skip one P, join end of CH to next P in ring.
CH 6+(to P on 4th star point in first star) 6•
Skip one P, join end of CH to next P in ring.
CH 6+(join to middle P in any chain of 2nd round) 6•
Skip one P, join end of CH to next P in ring.
CH 6+(to P on 2nd star point on prev. star) 6•
Skip one P, join end of CH to next P in ring.
CH 6-6•
(Each CH around ring joins to every-other P, and final chain joins to
beginning of first chain. This forms 5 star points around ring.)
CH 4+(to last P on prev. long CH) 4-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-4+(to first P in first long CH) 4. (two joins and 12 P in CH)
Cut & tie end of final chain to beginning of first chain.

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