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, clusters of 4tr – 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 3 more times in same stitch or space, 5 loops on hook, yarn over and pull through all 5 loops
ROUND 31 (Color D). Join with a standing bphdc around any fphdc made around 2nd cluster of 3dc, *bpsc around next 3 sts (3dc), bphdc around next st (fphdc), ch2, cluster of 4tr in skipped ch1 space of round 29, ch2, skip (next 3 sts, ch2 space, next 3 sts), bphdc around next st (fphdc) (R31.1)*, repeat ** 34 times, omit last bphdc. Join to standing bphdc with a sl-st, fasten off, and secure ends. (R31.2)
Stitch count: 68 bphdc, 102 bpsc, 34 cluster of 4tr, 68 ch2 spaces
ROUND 32 (Color A). Join with a standing fpdc around any cluster of 4tr, *2dc in ch2 space, dc in next 5 sts, 2dc in ch2 space, fpdc around next st*, repeat ** 34 times, omit last fpdc. Join to standing fpdc with a sl-st, fasten off, and secure ends. (R32.1)
For the best result, you can end this round with a needle join.
Stitch count: 306 dc, 34 fpdc
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