The Radiating Ripple Stitch Pattern Video by Marly Bird uses a shortened version of the stitch pattern used in the Radiating Ripple Throw (free pattern on RedHeart.com)
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To follow along with the swatch in the video, use the instructions below.
Materials in the video:
Hook: Size I/9 (5.5mm)
Stitch Markers: any removable stitch markers will work
Yarn Needle: Bent Tip Steel Yarn Needle
dc3tog: *Yo hook, insert hook in next ch/st , yo hook, pull up a loop, yo hook and draw through 2 loops; repeat from * twice more, 4 loops on hook, yo hook and draw through all loops.
Ch 36, place a marker in the last chain (not the one on your hook)
Row 1: Dc in 4th ch from hook (the skipped 3 chains count as a dc now and throughout), dc in next 6 ch’s, dc3tog (see special stitches), dc in next 6 ch’s, 3 dc in next ch, dc in next 6 ch’s, dc3tog, dc in next 6 ch’s, 2 dc in last ch, ch 3, place a marker in the last chain, turn –33 sts.
Remember that the dc3tog count as only 1 stitch
Row 2: Dc in first dc and in next 6 dc’s, dc3tog, dc in next 6 dc’s, 3 dc in next dc, dc in next 6 dc’s, dc3tog, dc in next 6 dc’s, 2 dc in last st (this is the marked chain), ch 3, place marker in the last chain, turn.
Repeat row 2 to desired length.
Changing Colors–if you want to change colors simple use the new color on the last yo and draw through 2 of the last dc of the row before you want to use the new color. If you want more instruction on changing color here is another video dedicated to showing you how to change colors if you have questions.
Remember do NOT crochet over your tails! Take the time to weave in your ends with a bent tip tapestry needle.