Small amount of woolen thread each
Chain – Ch
Slip stitch – Sl st
Single Crochet – Sc
Puff stitch – Pf st
Hook – hk
Repeat – Rpt
Next – nxt
Stitches – sts
With CA Ch4. End with Sl st to form a ring.
Rnd 1: 1Ch, 15 sc in ring. End with Sl st in 1st sc.
Rnd 2: 2Pf st on each sc across. End with Sl st in 1st Pf st.
Rnd 3: 1Ch, sc on each sc across. End with sl st in 1st sc. Fasten off.
Rnd 4: With CB Ch1, sc on each sc across. End with Sl st in 1st sc. Fasten off.
Now you will have a circle with 30 sts. Divide it into two (15+15).
Step 1: Take a circle. With CB Ch1, *(sc on sc,2sc on nxt sc).Rpt * in 15 sts.
Step 2: Now connect it to another circle with Sl st. 1Ch,*(sc on sc, 2sc on nxt sc). Rpt* in 1st 15 sts.
Step 3 &4: Rpt step 2 for remaining 2 circles
Step 5: *(2sc on nxt sc, sc on sc). Continue with * on remaining 15 sts in the last circle connected.
Step 6: Now connect it to previous circle with Sl st. 1Ch,*(2sc on sc, sc on nxt sc). Rpt * in remaining 15 sts.
Step 7 & 8: Go with step 6. End step 8 with sl st in 1st sc made in step 1.
Step 9: 1ch, sc on each sc across. End with sl st in 1st sc.
Step 10: Ch 8. End with Slst in same place. Fasten off. This remains to be the top of bookmark.
- Cut 9 strands of thread in CA and 4 strands of thread in CB each measuring 40cm.
- Fold a strand into two. Fold it again.
- Now with help of a crochet needle insert middle of folded thread from right to wrong side of a ch at end, securing with help of your finger to form a loop. Now bring the remaining thread at front into the loop formed. Pull tight to make a knot. This is called Slip knot.
- Continue with remaining 12 strands of thread in the same way.
- Trim ends.
Now bookmark is ready to mark.