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Christmas Poinsettia Doily
Christmas Poinsettia Doily

Materials: Size 10 Crochet Cotton Metallic Gold 125 yds and Red 50 yds
Crochet Hook Size 8

Finished Size Approximately 13" Across

Center:
Rnd 1: With gold, ch 5, sl st in first ch to form ring, ch 1, 10 sc in ring, join with sl st in first sc. (10 sc)

Rnd 2: Working this rnd in front lps, ch 4, (sl st in next st, ch 4) around, join with sl st in joining sl st of last rnd (10 ch lps).

Rnd 3: Working behind rnd 2, in back lps of rnd 1, repeat rnd 2, fasten off.

Petals:
Notes: Ch-3 at beginning of each row counts as first dc.

For dc next 3 sts tog, (yo, insert hook in next st, yo, draw lp through, yo, draw through 2 lps on hook) 3 times, yo draw through all 4 llps on hook.

Rnd 1: Working behinds rnds 2 and 3 of center, join red with sl st around post of any sc on rnd 1 of center, ch 4, (sl st around post of next st, ch
4) around, join with sl st in first sl st (10 ch lps)

Row 2: Working in rows, for first petal, sl st in first ch lp, ch 3, 3 dc in same lp leaving remaining ch lps unworked, turn. (4 dc)

Rows 3-5: Ch 3, dc in same st, dc in each st across with 2 dc in last st, turn (6, 8, 10)

Rows 6-7: Ch 3, dc in each st across, turn.

Rows 8-9: Ch 3, dc next 2 sts tog, dc in each st across to last 3 sts, dc next 2 sts tog, dc in last st, turn (8, 6)

Row 10: Ch 3, (dc next 2 sts tog) 2 times, dc in last st, turn (4)

Row 11: Ch 3, dc last 3 sts tog, fasten off. (2)

Row 2: For next petal, join red with sl st in next ch lp, ch 3, 3 dc in same lp leaving remaining ch lps unworked, turn. (4)

Rows 3-11: Repeat same rows of first petal. Repeat next petal 8 more times for a total of 10 petals.

Edging:
Note: For tr next 3 sts tog, * yo 2 times, insert hook in next st, yo, draw lp through, ( yo, draw through 2 lps on hook) 2 times; repeat from * 2
more times, yo, draw through all 4 lps on hook.

Rnd 1: Join gold with sc in tip of any petal, ch 17, (sc in tip of next petal, ch 17) around, join with sl st in first sc (10 ch-17 lps)

Rnd 2: Ch 1, sc in same st, 17 sc in next ch-17 lp, (sc in next sc, 17 sc in next ch-17 lp) around, join (180 sc)

Rnd 3: Sl st in next 2 sts, ch 3, dc in next 14 sts, ch 5, skip next 3 sts, (dc in next 15 sts, ch 5, skip next 3 sts) around, join with sl st in top of ch-3
(150 dc, 10 ch-5 sps)

Rnd 4: Sl st in next 2 sts, ch 3, dc in next 10 sts, ch 5, skip next 2 sts, dc in 3rd ch of next ch-5, ch 5, skip next 2 sts, (dc in next 11 sts, ch 5, skip
next 2 sts, dc in 3rd ch of next ch-5, ch 5, skip next 2 sts) around, join (120 dc, 20 ch-5 sps)

Rnd 5: Sl st in next 2 sts, ch 3, dc in next 6 sts, ch 5, skip next 2 sts, skip next ch-5 sp, (3 tr, ch 3, 3 tr) in next dc, ch 5, skip next ch-5 sp, skip
next 2 sts, * dc in next 7 sts, ch 5, skip next 2 sts, skip next ch-5 sp, (3 tr, ch 3, 3 tr) in next dc, ch 5, skip next ch-5 sp, skip next 2 sts; repeat
from * around; join.

Rnd 6: Sl st in next 2 dc, ch 3, dc in each of next 2 dc, ch 6, skip next 2 dc, skip next ch-5 sp, tr in each of next 3 tr, ch 3, tr in 2nd ch of next ch-3,
ch 3, tr in each of next 3 tr, ch 6, skip next ch-5 sp, skip next 2 dc, (dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 6, skip next 2 dc, skip next ch-5 sp, tr in each of
next 3 tr, ch 3, tr in 2nd ch of next ch-3, ch 3, tr in each of next 3 tr, ch 6, skip next ch-5 sp, skip next 2 dc) around, join.

Rnd 7: Ch 2, dc in next 2 dc tog, ch 6, skip next ch-6 sp, tr in each of next 3 tr, ch 5, skip next ch-3 sp, 3 tr in next tr, ch 5, skip next ch-3 sp, tr in
each of next 3 tr, ch 6, skip next ch-6 sp, (dc inext 3 dc tog, ch 6, skip next ch-6 sp, tr in each of next 3 tr, ch 5, skip next ch-3 sp, 3 tr in ext tr, ch
5, skip next ch-3 sp, tr in each of next 3 tr, ch 6, skip next ch-6 sp) around, join with sl st in top of first dc.

Rnd 8: Ch 10, skip next ch-6 sp, dc in next tr, ch 2, skip next tr, dc in next tr, 5 dc in next ch-5 sp, dc in each of next 3 tr, 5 dc in next ch-5 sp, dc
in next tr, ch 2, skip next tr, dc in next tr, ch 6, skip next ch-6 sp, (tr in next dc, ch 6, skip next ch-6 sp, dc in next tr, ch 2, skip next tr, dc in next
tr, 5 dc in next ch-5 sp, dc in each of next 3 tr, 5 dc in next ch-5 sp, dc in next 3 tr, ch 2, skip next tr, dc in next tr, ch 6, skip next ch-6 sp) around,
join with sl st in 4th ch of ch-10.

Rnd 9: Ch 4, (2 tr, ch 3, 3 tr) in same st, ch 5, skip next ch-6 sp, skip next dc, skip next ch-2 sp, dc in next dc, ch 2, skip next dc, dc in next 11 dc,
ch 2, skip next dc, dc in next dc, ch 5, skip next ch-2 sp, skip next dc, skip next ch-6 sp, *(3 tr, ch 3, 3 tr) in next tr, ch 5, skip next ch-6 sp, skip
nex tdc, skip next ch-2 sp, dc in next dc, ch 2, skip next dc, dc in next 11 dc, ch 2, skip next dc, dc in next dc, ch 5, skip next ch-2 sp, skip next
dc, skip next ch-6 sp; repeat form * around, join with sl st in top of ch-4.

Rnd 10: Ch 4, tr in each of next 2 tr, ch 3, tr in 2nd ch of next ch-3, ch 3, tr in each of next 3 tr, ch 6, skip next ch-5 sp, skip next dc, skip next
ch-2 sp, dc in next dc, ch 2, skip next dc, dc in next 7 dc, ch 2, skip next dc, dc in next dc, ch 6, skip next ch-2 sp, skip next dc, skip next ch-5
sp, (tr in each of next 3 tr, ch 3, tr in 2nd ch of next ch-3, ch 3, tr in each of next 3 tr, ch 6, skip next ch-5 sp, skip next dc, skip next ch-2 sp, dc in
next dc, ch 2, skip next dc, dc in next 7 dc, ch 2, skip next dc, dc in next dc, ch 6, skip next ch-2 sp, skip next dc, skip next ch-5 sp) around, join.

Rnd 11: Ch 4, tr in each of next 2 tr, ch 3, skip next ch-3 sp, 3 tr in next tr, ch 3, skip next ch-3 sp, tr in each of next 3 tr, ch 7, skip next ch-6 sp,
skip next dc, skip next ch-2 sp, dc in next dc, ch 2, skip next dc, dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 2, skip next dc, dc in next dc, ch 7, skip next ch-2 sp,
skip next dc, skip next ch-6 sp, (tr in each of next 3 tr, ch 3, skip next ch-3 sp, 3 tr in next tr, ch 3, skip next ch-3 sp, tr in each of next 3 tr, ch 7,
skip next ch-6 sp, skip next dc, skip next ch-2 sp, dc in next dc, ch 2, skip next dc, dc in each of next 3 dc, ch 2, skip next dc, dc in next dc, ch 7,
skip next ch-2 sp, skip next dc, skip next ch-6 sp) around; join with sl st in top of ch-4.

Rnd 12: Ch 3, tr in next 2 tr tog, (ch 7, tr in next 3 tr tog) 2 times, ch 10, skip next ch-7 sp, skip next dc, skip next ch-2 sp, tr next 3 dc tog, ch 10,
skip next ch-2 sp, skip next dc, skip next ch-7 sp, *tr next 3 tr tog, (ch 7, tr next 3 tr tog) 2 times, ch 10, skip next ch-7 sp, skip next dc, skip next
ch-2 sp, tr next 3 dc tog, ch 10, skip next ch-2 sp, skip next dc, skip next ch-7 sp; repeat from * around, join with sl st in top of first tr.

Rnd 13: Ch 1, sc in same st, (ch 5, sc in next ch-7 sp, ch 5, sc in top of next tr) 2 times, (ch 5, sc) 2 times in next ch-10 lp, ch 5, sc in top of next
tr, (ch 5, sc) 2 times in next ch-10 lp, ch 5, * sc in top of next tr, (ch 5, sc in next ch-7 sp, ch 5, sc in top of next tr) 2 times, (ch 5, sc) 2 times in
next ch-10 lp, ch 5, sc in top of next tr, (ch 5, sc) 2 times in next ch-10 lp, ch 5; repeat from * around, join with sl st in first sc, fasten off.