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Wreath Potholder
Christmas Wreath Potholder

Materials: 4-Ply Knitting Worsted Yarn - 1 oz of white and small amounts of green
and red

Crochet Hook Size G

Finished Size Approximately 7" Diameter


Front:

With white, ch 3, sl st to form ring.

Rnd 1: Ch 3, 11 dc in ring, sl st to join. (12 sts)

Rnd 2: Ch 3, dc in same st as ch 3, 2 dc in each rem dc around, sl st to join. (24
sts)

Rnd 3: Ch 3, dc in same st, * 1 dc in next dc, 2 dc in next dc, rep from * ending
with dc in last st, sl st to join, fasten off white. (36 sts)

Rnd 4: Attach red in any dc, ch 1, sc in same st, * 1 sc in each of next 5 dc, 2 sc in
next dc, rep from * around, ending with 1 sc in last 5 dc, sl st to join in top of ch 1.
(42 sts)

Rnd 5: Ch 1, sc in same st * ch 12, sk 2 sc, sc in next sc, rep from * around,
ending with sl st in beg ch, fasten off red. (14 - ch 12 lps)

Rnd 6: Attach green in sc of rnd 4 following break off point of red yarn. Ch 1, sc in
next sc of rnd 4, * ch 1, sk sc where red lp is joined, sc in next 2 sc, rep from *
around, end with ch 1 and join with sl st in beg ch 1.

Rnd 7: Ch 3, dc in next sc, 2 dc in ch-1 sp, * dc in each of next 2 sc, 2 dc in ch-1
sp, rep from * around, sl st to join in ch 3. (56 sts)

Rnd 8: Ch 3, dc in same st * dc in each of next 3 dc, 2 dc in next dc, rep from *
around, ending with dc in rem 3 dc, sl st in top of ch 3, fasten off. (70 sts)

Rnd 9: Attach red in break off point of previous rnd. Sc in same st, 2 sc in next st
catching in top of red lp formed in rnd 5, * sc in next 4 dc, work 2 sc in next dc
catching in next red lp, rep from * around ending with sc in rem 4 dc, sl st to join,
fasten off. (84 sts)

Back:

With White:

Rnds 1 - 3: Rep rnds 1 to 3 of front, do not fasten off at end of rnd and continue
with white yarn.

Rnd 4: Ch 3, dc in same st * dc in next 2 dc, 2 dc in next st, rep from * , end with
dc in last 2 sts, sl st to join. (48 sts)

Rnd 5: Ch 3, dc in same st * dc in next 3 dc, 2 dc in next st, rep from * , end with
dc in last 3 dc., sl st in top of beg ch 3. (60 sts)

Rnd 6: Ch 3, dc in same st, * dc in next 4 dc, 2 dc in next st, rep from * around,
ending with dc in last 4 dc, sl st to join. (72 sts)

Rnd 7: Ch 1, sc in same st, * sc in each of next 5 dc, 2 sc in next dc, rep from *
around, ending with sc in last 5 dc, sl st to join, do not fasten off.

Joining 2 Pieces:

Continue with white. Place wrong sides of two pieces together. Work 84 sc
around outside edge, working through both pieces, sl st to join, ch 10, join in
base of ch to form hanging loop, fasten off.

Bow:

With red, ch 61, sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across, fasten off. Fold to
form a bow and tack onto bottom of wreath.