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Irish Lace Pillow

A classic pillow crochet pattern that is pretty easy to do for the beginner.


What you need

See below.



Instructions

Ch 8; join to form ring.

1st Rd: * ch 10; 1 sc into ring; repeat from * 7 times.

2nd Rd: Sl st to center of 1st loop; * ch 6; 1 sc in center of next loop; repeat from *; join to 1st st.

3rd Rd: 6 sc in each space.

4th Rd: * 1 sc; ch 12; 1 so in same place as former st; ch 14; skip 5; 1 sc in next st; repeat from *; join at the end of row.

5th Rd: Sl st to center of 1st loop; * ch 6; 1 sc in center of next loop; repeat from * to end of row.

6th Rd: 6 sc in each space.

7th Rd: 1 sc; * ch 11; skip 5; 1 sc in next st; repeat from *.

8th Rd: 11 sc in each space.

9th Rd: Sl st 5 times; 1 so in next st; * ch 11; skip 10; 1 sc in next st; repeat from *; join.

10th Rd: Sl st 6 times. * 5 sc; 1 dc in next sc of previous row; 11 sc; 1 dc in next sc of previous row; 6 sc; ch 12; 1 sc in center of next space; ch 12; 1 sc in same place; ch 12; 1 sc in center of next space; repeat from *; join to 6th sl st at the beginning,

11th Rd: * 25 sc in sc of previous row; 6 sc in next 6 ch; ch 6; 1 sc in center of next space; ch 6; skip 1st 6 ch of following space; 6 sc; repeat from *.

12th Rd: Ch 4; skip 1 st; 1 dc in next st; * ch 2; skip 1 dc; repeat from * until corner is reached. Work 2 tr into this with 2 ch between them: repeat from *. Same for other corner.

13th Rd: 1 sc in 1st space; * ch 7; skip 2 dc; 1 sc in next space; repeat from *; join.

14th Rd: Sl st to center of 1st loop; 1 sc * ch 7; 1 sc in next loop; repeat from *.

15th Rd: Same as 14th.

16th Rd: Sl st to center of 1st loop; * ch 7; 1 sc in 5th ch from hook; ch 2; 1 sc in next loop.