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Free Crochet Poinsettia
Tablecloth
Poinsettia Tablecloth

Materials: Crochet Cotton Size 10
Ecru 480 yds; Red 150 yds; Green 95 yds
Crochet Hook Size 0 or 3.25 mm
4 mm Gold Beads 12

Stitch Guide:
Dc Decrease: (uses next 2 sts) *Yo, insert hook in next st, yo and pull up a loop, yo and draw through 2 loops on hook; repeat from * once more, yo
and draw through all 3 loops on hook.

Cluster: (uses next 4 ch-sps) Yo, insert hook in next ch-5 sp, yo and pull up a loop, yo and draw through 2 loops on hook, skip next 2 ch-3 sps, yo,
insert hook in next ch-5 sp, yo and pull up a loop, yo and draw through 2 loops on hook, yo and draw through all 3 loops on hook.

Sc Decrease: Pull up a loop in next 2 ch-2 sps, yo and draw through all 3 loops on hook.

Beginning Shell: Ch 3, (dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in same sp.

Shell: (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in sp indicated.

Double Shell: 2 dc in sp indicated, (ch 2, 2 dc in same sp) twice.

Body (Center Section):
String 12 beads onto red thread.
Slide 6 beads up adn form a 1/4" diameter ring; knot thread to secure.

Note: Loop a short piece of thread around any stitch to mark Rnd 1 as right side.

Rnd 1: (right side): Insert hook in ring, yo and pull up a loop, ch 1, sc in ring before first bead, (sc in ring before next bead) 5 times; join with slip st to
first sc: 6 sc.

Rnd 2: Ch 1, sc in same st, ch 1, slide bead up, ch 1, (sc in next sc, ch 1, slide bead up, ch 1) around; join with slip st to first sc: 12 ch-1 sps.

Rnd 3: Slip st in first ch-1 sp, ch 3 (counts as first dc, now and throughout), 2 dc in same sp, 3 dc in next ch-1 sp, ch 1, (3 dc in each of next 2 ch-1
sps, ch 1) around; join with slip st to first dc: 36 dc.

Rnd 4: Ch 3, dc in same st and in next 4 dc, 2 dc in next dc, ch 2, (2 dc in next dc, dc in next 4 dc, 2 dc in next dc, ch 2) around; join with slip st to first
dc: 48 dc.

Rnd 5: Ch 3, dc in same st and in nex t6 dc, 2 dc in next dc, ch 3, (2 dc in next dc, dc in next 6 dc, 2 dc in next dc, ch 3) around; join with slip st to first
dc, do not finish off: 60 dc.

First Petal:
Row 1: Ch 3, do not turn; dc in next 9 dc, leave remaining sts unworked: 10 dc.

Row 2 and 3: Ch 3, turn; dc in next dc and in each dc across.

Row 4: Ch 3, turn; dc decrease 4 times, dc in last dc: 6 sts.

Row 5: Ch 3, turn; * Yo, insert hook in next st, yo and pull up a loop, yo and draw through 2 loops on hook; repeat from * 4 times more, yo and draw
through all 6 loops on hook; finish off.

Remaining 5 Petals:
Row 1: With right side facing, join red with slip st in next dc on Rnd 5 of center section; ch 3, dc in next 9 dc, leave remaining sts unworked: 10 dc.

Rows 2-5: Work same as first petal.

First Leaf:
Row 1: With right side facing, join green with slip st in any ch-3 sp on Rnd 5 of center section; ch 3, 5 dc in same sp: 6 dc.

Row 2: Ch 3, turn; dc in same st and in next 4 dc, 2 dc in last dc: 8 dc.

Row 3: Ch 3, turn; dc in same st and in next 6 dc, 2 dc in last dc; 10 dc.

Row 4-6: Ch 3, turn; dc in next dc and in each dc across.

Row 7: Ch 3, turn; dc decrease 4 times, dc in last dc: 6 sts.

Row 8: Ch 3, turn; * Yo, insert hook in next st, yo and pull up a loop, yo and draw through 2 loops on hook; repeat from * 4 times more, yo and draw
through all 6 loops on hook; finish off.

Remaining 5 Leaves:
Row 1: With right side facing, join green with slip st in next ch-3 sp on Rnd 5 of center section; ch 3, 5 dc in same sp: 6 dc.

Rows 2-8: Work same as first leaf.

Outer Section:
Rnd 1: With right side facing, join ecru with slip st in top of any leaf; working around leaves and petals, (ch 5, slip st in top of next row) 5 times, *&ch
3, dc decrease working in top of next row and in top of adjacent row (Row 2) of next petal, ch 3, slip st in top of next row, (ch 5, slip st in top of next
row) 4 times, ch 3, dc decrease working in top of next row and in top of adjacent row (Row 2) of next leaf, ch 3, slip st in top of next row&, (ch 5, slip
st in top of next row) 10 times; repeat from * 4 times more, then repeat from & to & once, (ch 5, slip st in top of next row) 4 times, ch 2, dc in first slip
st to form last ch-5 sp.

Rnd 2: Ch 1, sc in same sp, (ch 5, sc in next ch-5 sp) 4 times, *& ch 3, work cluster, ch 3, sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 10, sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 3, work
cluster, ch 3, sc in next ch-5 sp&, (ch 5, sc in next ch-5 sp) 7 times; repeat from * 4 times more, then repeat from & to & once, (ch 5, sc in next ch-5
sp) twice, ch 2, dc in first sc to form last ch-5 sp.

Rnd 3: Ch 1, sc in same sp, ch 5, (sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 5) 4 times, *& skip next 2 ch-3 sps, sc in next loop, ch 5, (dc in same loop, ch 5) twice, sc in
same loop, ch 5&, skip next 2 ch-3 sps, (sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 5) 7 times; repeat from * 4 times more, then repeat from & to & once, skip next 2 ch-3
sps, sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 5, sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 2, dc in first sc to form last ch-5 sp: 66 ch-5 sps.

Rnd 4: Ch 1, sc in same sp, ch 5, (sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 5) 4 times, *& skip next ch-5 sp, sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 5, (dc, ch 5) twice in next ch-5 sp, sc in
next ch-5 sp, ch 5& , skip next ch-5 sp, (sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 5) 6 times; repeat from * 4 times more, then repeat from & to & once, skip next ch-5
sp, sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 2, dc in first sc to form last ch-5 sp: 60 ch-5 sps.

Rnd 5: Ch 1, sc in same sp, ch 5, (sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 5) 4 times, *& skip next ch-5 sp, sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 5, (dc, ch 5) twice in next ch-5 sp, sc in
next ch-5 sp&, ch 5, skip next ch-5 sp, (sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 5) 5 times; repeat from * 4 times more, then repeat from & to & once, ch 2, skip last
ch-5 sp, dc in first sc to form last ch-5 sp: 54 ch-5 sps.

Rnds 6 and 7: Ch 1, sc in same sp, (ch 5, sc in next ch-5 sp) around, ch 2, dc in first sc to form last ch-5 sp.

Rnd 8: Ch 1, (sc in same sp, ch 5) twice, (sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 5) around; join with slip st to first sc, finish off: 55 ch-5 sps.

Rnd 9: With the right side facing, join red with slip st in any ch-5 sp; ch 1, sc in same sp, *&dc in next ch-5 sp, (ch 1, dc in same sp) 9 times, sc in
next ch-5 sp&, (ch 5, sc in next ch-5 sp) 3 times; repeat from * 9 times more, then repeat from & to & once, (ch 5, sc in next ch-5 sp) twice, ch 2, dc
in first sc to form last ch-5 sp) 11 10-dc groups.

Rnd 10: Ch 1, sc in same sp, *&dc in next dc, (ch 2, dc in next dc) 9 times, sc in next ch-5 sp, dc in next ch-5 sp, (ch 2, dc in same sp) 4 times &, sc in
next ch-5 sp; repeat from * 9 times more, then repeat from & to & once; join with slip st to first sc, finish off.

Rnd 11: With right side facing, join green with slip st in second ch-2 sp to left of joining; ch 1, sc in same sp, ch 3, (sc in next ch-2 sp, ch 3) 6 times,
*& sc decrease, ch 3, (sc in next ch-2 sp, ch 3) twice, sc decrease, ch 3&, (sc in next ch-2 sp, ch 3) 7 times; repeat from * 9 times more, then repeat
from & to & once; join with slip st to first sc, finish off. 121 ch-3 sps.

Rnd 12: With right side facing, join ecru with slip st in thrid ch-3 sp to right of joining; work beginning shell, *&ch 10, skip next 3 ch-3 sps, sc in next
ch-3 sp, (ch 5, sc in next ch-3 sp) 3 times, ch 10, skip next 3 ch-3 sps&, work shell in next ch-3 sp; repeat from * 9 times more, then repeat from & to
& once; join with slip st to first dc: 11 shells.

Rnd 13: Slip st in next dc and in next ch-2 sp, work beginning shell, ch 5, (sc in next ch-sp, ch 5) 5 times, * work shell in next ch-2 sp, ch 5, (sc in next
ch-sp, ch 5) 5 times; repeat from * around; join with slip st to first dc: 66 ch-5 sps.

Rnd 14: Slip st in next dc and in next ch-2 sp, work beginning shell, ch 5, (sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 5) 6 times, *work shell in next ch-2 sp, ch 5, (sc in
next ch-5 sp, ch 5) 6 times; repeat from * around; join with slip st to first dc: 77 ch-5 sps.

Rnd 15: Slip st in next dc and in next ch-2 sp, work beginning shell, ch 2, 2 dc in same sp, *& ch 5, skip next ch-5 sp, (sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 5) 5
times, skip next ch-5 sp&, work double shell in next ch-2 sp; repeat from * 9 times more, then repeat from & to & once; join with slip st to first dc: 11
double shells.

Rnd 16: Slip st in nexxt dc and in next ch-2 sp, work beginning shell, ch 2, 2 dc in same sp, work double hsell in next ch-2 sp, *& ch 5, skip next ch-5
sp, (sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 5) 4 times, skip next ch-5 sp &, work double shell in each next 2 ch-2 sps; repeat from * 9 times more, then repeat from &
to & once; join with slip st to first dc: 22 double shells.

Rnd 17: Slip st in next dc and in next ch-2 sp, work beginning shell, work shell in each of next 3 ch-2 sps, *&ch 5, skip next ch-5 sp, sc in next ch-5
sp, ch 5, work shell in next ch-5 sp, ch 5, sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 5, skip next ch-5 sp&, work shell in each of next 4 ch-2 sps; repeat from * 9 times
more, then repeat from & to & once; join with slip st to first dc: 55 shells.

Rnd 18: Slip st in next dc and in next ch-2 sp, work beginning shell, ch 2, 2 dc in same sp, work double shell in each of next 3 ch-2 sps, ch 5, skip
next 2 ch-5 sps, work double shell in next ch-2 sp, ch 5, skip next 2 ch-5 sps, * work double shell in each of next 4 ch-2 sps, ch 5, skip next 2 ch-5
sps, work double shell in next ch-2 sp, ch 5, skip next 2 ch-5 sps; repeat from * around; join with slip st to first dc: 55 double shells.

Rnds 19-26: Slip st in next dc and in next ch-2 sp, work beginning shell, work shell in each ch-2 sp around; join with slip st to first sc, finish off: 110
shells.

Rnd 27: Slip st in next dc and in next ch-2 sp, ch 1, sc in same sp, ch 5, (sc in next ch-2 sp, ch 5) around; join with slip st to first sc, finish off: 110
ch-5 sps.

Rnd 28: With right side facing, join red with slip st in third ch-5 sp to right of joining; ch 1, sc in same sp, *& dc in next ch-5 sp, (ch 1, dc in same sp) 9
times, sc in next ch-5 sp &, (ch 5, sc in next ch-5 sp) 8 times; repeat from * 9 times more, then repeat from & to & once, (ch 5, sc in next ch-5 sp) 7
times, ch 2, dc in first sc to form last ch-5 sp: 11 10-dc groups.

Rnd 29: Ch 1, sc in same sp, *& dc in next dc, (ch 2, dc in next dc) 9 times, sc in next ch-5 sp &, (ch 5, sc in next ch-5 sp) 7 times; repeat from * 9
times more, then repeat from & to & once, (ch 5, sc in next ch-5 sp) 6 times, ch 2, dc in first sc to form last ch-5 sp.

Rnd 30: Ch 1, sc in same sp, *& dc in next dc, (ch 2, dc in next dc) 9 times, sc in next ch-5 sp, (ch 5, sc in next ch-5 sp) twice, dc in next ch-5 sp, (ch
1, dc in same sp) 9 times, sc in next ch-5 sp &, (ch 5, sc in next ch-5 sp) twice; repeat from * 9 times more, then repeat from & to & once, ch 5, sc in
next ch-5 sp, ch 2, dc in first sc to form last ch-5 sp: 22 10-dc groups.

Rnd 31: Ch 1, sc in same sp, *& dc in next dc, (ch 3, dc in next dc) 9 times, sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 5, sc in next ch-5 sp, dc in next dc, (ch 2, dc in next
dc) 9 times, sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 5 &, sc in next ch-5 sp, ch 5&, sc in next ch-5 sp; repeat from * 9 times more, then repeat from & to & once; join
with slip st to first sc, finish off.

Rnd 32: With right side facing, join green with slip st in first ch-3 sp; ch 1, (sc, 3 dc, sc) in same sp and in each of next 8 ch-3 sps, sc in next ch-5 sp,
(sc, 2 dc, sc) in each of next 9 ch-2 sps, sc in next ch-5 sp, *(sc, 3 dc, sc) in each of next 9 ch-3 sps, sc in next ch-5 sp, (sc, 2 dc, sc) in each of next
9 ch-2 sps, sc in next ch-5 sp; repeat from * around; join with slip st to first sc, finish off.