Crochet Terms: US
Abbreviations: st – stitch, sl-st – slip stitch, ch – chain, sc – single crochet, hdc – half double crochet, dc – double crochet, tr – treble crochet, fp – front post, bp – back post, tbl – third back loop. Popcorn – 5dc in same st, remove hook from loop and insert from front to back of 1st dc and into a dropped loop and pull through. To close popcorn ch 1. Ch 1 counts as a part of popcorn st. Cluster of 2tr – yarn over twice, insert hook into indicated stitch or space, yarn over and pull up a loop, yarn over and pull through 2 loops twice. Repeat once more in the same stitch or space. 3 loops on hook. Yarn over and pull through all 3 loops.
ROUND 41. Join with a standing popcorn in any last bpsc (R41.1), *ch2, skip ch3, sc in next st, ch3, skip ch3 and next st, bpsc around next 29 sts, ch3, skip next st and ch3, sc in next st, ch2, skip ch3, popcorn in next st, (ch3, skip next st, popcorn in next st) 6 times (R41.2) *, repeat ** 8 times, omit last popcorn. Join to standing popcorn with a sl-st, fasten off, and secure ends.
Stitch count: 16 sc, 16 ch2 spaces, 64 ch3 spaces, 56 popcorn, 232 bpsc
ROUND 42. Join with a standing sc in any 3rd tr of round 40 (R42.1), *sc in next 24 tr of round 40, in ch2 space of round 41 ((cluster of 2tr, ch1) 2 times), (cluster of 2tr in popcorn, ch1, in ch3 space (cluster of 2tr, ch1) 2 times) 6 times, cluster of 2tr in popcorn, in ch2 space (cluster of 2tr, ch1, cluster of 2tr), sc in 3rd tr of round 40 (R42.2) *, repeat ** 8 times, omit last sc. Join to standingsc with a sl-st, fasten off, and secure ends.
Stitch count: 200 sc, 184 cluster of 2tr, 176 ch1 spaces,