Size: Depends On Your Project
Gauge: Not Important
Skill Level: Easy
sl st - slip stitch
ch - chain(s)
sc – single crochet
Special Stitches Used
3-4 ounces of worsted weight yarn in 2 colors - CA, CB
Size 5mm (H) crochet hook (or hook used for your project - see notes below)
Removable Stitch markers
Stitch Count Information
Number of Multiples of 4 Stitches You Have
Stitch Count You Will Need
This pattern can be done in any hook size and any yarn weight. Please use the yarn weight and hook size corresponding to and used for your project. Yardage needed may be vary if pattern is done different in different yarn weight.
This pattern is written assuming you have 4 corners.
Setting Up Your Project
This round is a set up round for your project. It is to help ensure you will have the stitches you need to do the rest of the border.
STEP 1: Find your corners and mark them with your removable stitch markers.
STEP 2: With CA & in marked corner join with a standing sc and add 2 more sc in same st, * sc in each st across until st before next corner next st you work in should be the marked corner st, 3sc in next marked st * around. Omit the last 3sc in marked corner as you started in a marked corner. Mark each middle sc of 3sc group.
Step 2 is where you would decrease or increase your stitch count.
ROUND 1: Join CA with a sl st in any corner st, beg bobble, ch3, bobble in same st, * ( [ch3, sk 3 sts, bobble in next st] across until 3 sts left, ch3, sk 3 sts), bobble, ch3, bobble in next corner st * 3 times then ( ) once more. Join with a sl st to to of beg bobble. Finish Off.
ROUND 2: Join CB with a sc in any corner ch3 sp, * (ch2, [sk bobble st, working in front of ch3 of prev rnd bobble in 2nd sk st from rnd 3, ch3] across until last bobble st, sk bobble st, working in front of ch3 of prev rnd bobble in 2nd sk st from rnd 3, ch2), 3sc in next ch3 sp * 3 times, then ( ) once. Join with a sl st to 1st sc. Finish Off.
ROUND 3: Join CA with a sc in middle sc of 3sc group of prev rnd, 2sc in same st, * (sc in next st, [fpsc around bobble from rnd 1, sc in both ch sps from rnd 2 & 3, fpsc around bobble from rnd 2, sc in both ch sps from rnd 2 & 3] across until you reach the 3sc group of prev rnd, sc in next st), 3sc in next st * 3 times, then ( ) once. Join with a sl st to 1st sc. Finish Off.
ROUND 4: Join CB with a sl st in middle sc of 3sc group of prev rnd, rsc in each st around including the st you joined in. Finish Off. Weave in ends.