Pair the spider stitch with Bernat’s Maker Home dec yarn to create this classic piece that’s perfect for the modern home. Hang it in your entryway, home office or even your child’s nursery.
Skill Level: Easy
Size: 12” wide x 29” long from hanging strand to longest fringe point
Gauge: 10 sc and 11 rows = 4” [10 cm]
Yarn: Bernat Maker Home Dec (72% Cotton, 28% Nylon; 317 yards [290 meters]/250 grams): 11008 Clay (1 ball)
Hook: US size K/10.5 (6.5 mm)
Notions: Tapestry needle, one 12” dowel rod
Inc – (sc, ch 1, sc, ch 1, sc) all in indicated st
This pattern is worked from the bottom up.
Increases are made on one side.
The last row is worked around a dowel rod.
Row 1: (Sc, ch 1, sc) in 2nd st from hook. (2 sc, 1 ch-1 sp)
Row 2: Ch 1, turn, inc in ch-1 sp. (3 sc, 2 ch-1 sps)
Row 3: Ch 1, turn, (sc, ch 1, sc) in each ch-1 sp across. (4 sc, 2 ch-1 sps)
Row 4: Ch 1, turn, inc in first ch-1 sp, (sc, ch 1, sc) in each ch-1 sp across. (5 sc, 3 ch-1 sps)
Row 5: Ch 1, turn, (sc, ch 1, sc) in each ch-1 sp across. (6 sc, 3 ch-1 sps)
Rows 6-25: Rep Rows 4-5.
Note: In Row 26 you will working your sts around the dowel rod.
Row: 26: Ch 1, turn, sc in each sc st across, skipping over each ch-1 sp. (26 sc)
Ch 38, sl st to first sc of Row 26.
Fasten off. Weave in all ends.
Cut 50 strands for the fringe 24” long. Add 2 to the end of Rows 1-25 of the angled side.