SUSAN BATES(R) or MARCIA LYNN (R) Crochet Hook Size J-10 or size to give gauge
Adjustable "Trim-Tool" TM
Knitting Worsted - 4 oz. skeins
2 skeins ea White and Green
3 skeins Red
4 sc and 4 rows = 1"
Approximate Finished Measurement:
46" in Diameter
Work all rows from right side.
With Red ch 39, sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in next stitch, * decrease 1 stitch, sc in next stitch, (sc, chain 2, sc) in next stitch, sc in next 2 stitches; repeat from *. Tie off.
With White inc in 1st stitch, * sc in ea sc skipping decrease stitch to ch sp, (sc, ch 2, sc) in ch space; repeat from *, end inc in last stitch.
With Green inc in 1st stitch, * sc in ea sc to chain space decreasing 1 stitch before skipped stitch, (sc, ch 2, sc) in ch space; repeat from *, end inc in last stitch.
Repeat Rows 2 and 3 for pattern:
Continue in pattern and color sequence until 6 rows are completed.
Work pattern in half-double crochet for 3 rows, then 3 rows double crochet.
Work 2 rows each color in double crochet, then 3 rows each color in double crochet 2 times.
Work 3 rows double crochet with Red and White, then 1 row double crochet with Green and Red.
Work 1 row Red double crochet along sides and opening.
With Trim-Tool (TM) make 4" tassels and attach at each point.
Let me know if you find any mistakes in my typing. Thanks. I hope to put of picture of my Christmas Tree Skirt here at Christmas time. It's beautiful and I have used it many years.