Crochet blanket Snowflower / Part 1

ABBREVIATIONS (US TERMS)sl-st slip stitch, ch chain, sc single crochet, hdc half-double crochet, dc double crochet, tr treble crochet, bp back post, fp front post, st stitch, sts stitches, popcorn – 5dc in same st, remove hook from loop and insert from front to back of 1st dc and into dropped loop and pull through. To close popcorn ch 1. Ch 1 counts as a part of popcorn st.

ROUND 1. Starting with a magic ring (R1.1)ch1 (R1.2) (does not count), 16hdc into ring (R1.3). Join to 1st hdc with a sl-st (R1.4)
Stitch count: 16 hdc.

ROUND 2. ch2 (R2.1)(does not count), 2dc in same st (R2.2), *ch1, skip next st, 2dc in next st (R2.3)*, repeat ** 8 times. Omit last 2dc, join to 1st dc with a sl-st, fasten off and secure ends. (R2.4)
Stitch count: 16 dc, 8 ch1 spaces

ROUND 3. Join with a standing popcorn in any ch1 space (R3.1), *ch3, skip next 2 sts, popcorn in next ch1 space (R3.2) *, repeat ** 8 times, omit last popcorn. Join to standing popcorn with a sl-st, fasten off and secure ends. (R3.3)
Stitch count: 8 popcorn, 8 ch3 spaces

ROUND 4. Join with a standing sc in any 2nd dc of round 2 and ch3 space together (R4.1), * working in back of popcorn in skipped st of round 1 (tr, ch1, tr), sc in 1st dc of round 2 and ch3 space of round 3 together, sc in 2nd dc of round 2 and ch3 space of round 3 together (R4.2)(R4.3)*, repeat ** 8 times, omit last sc, join to standing sc with a sl-st, fasten off and secure ends. (R4.4)(R4.5)
Stitch count: 16 sc, 16 tr, 8 ch1 spaces

ROUND 5. Join with a standing sc in any 2nd sc of round 4 (R5.1), *in next st (sc and hdc), in ch1 space (2dc, ch1, 2dc), in next st (hdc and sc), sc in next 2 sts (R5.2)*, repeat ** 8 times, omit last sc, join to standing sc with a sl-st, fasten off and secure ends. (R5.3)
Stitch count: 32 dc, 16 hdc, 32 sc, 8 ch1 spaces

ROUND 6. Join with a standing bpsc around any 2nd tr of round 4 (R6.1)(R6.2), *ch2, bpsc around 1st tr of round 4, ch1, bpsc around 2nd tr of round 4 (R6.3)(R6.4)*, repeat ** 8 times, omit last bpsc, join to standing bpsc with a sl-st(R6.5)(R6.6)
Stitch count: 16 bpsc, 8 ch1 spaces, 8 ch2 spaces

ROUND 7. sl-st to ch2 space (does not count), ch1 (does not count), 4sc in same ch2 space (R7.1), *skip next st, sc in ch1 space, skip next st, 4sc in ch 2 space (R7.2)*, repeat ** 8 times, omit last 4sc, join to 1st sc with a sl-st(R7.3)(R7.4)
Stitch count: 40 sc

ROUND 8. ch1 (does not count), sc in same st (R8.1), *sc in next st, ch4, sc in next 4 sts (R8.2)*, repeat ** 8 times, omit last sc, join to 1st sc with a sl-st(R8.3)
Stitch count: 40 sc, 8 ch4 spaces

ROUND 9. sl-st to st before (does not count), sc in same st (R9.1), *skip next 2 sts, 11dc in ch4 space, skip next 2 sts, sc in next st (R9.2)*, repeat ** 8 times, omit last sc, join to 1st sc with a sl-st, fasten off and secure ends. (R9.3)
Stitch count: 8 sc, 88 dc

PART 2

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