The Lotus Rose by Susan E. Kennedy

The Lotus Rose

January 2016
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
9 stitches and 9 rows = 2 inches
in single crochet
3.75 mm (F)
744 yards (680 m)
21 by 21 inches (53 by 53 cm)
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The lotus is symbolic of purity, rebirth, and enlightenment. Its unfolding petals symbolize the expansion of the soul. Something to ponder while you work this pretty pattern!

This is an intermediate pattern but it’s suitable for advanced beginners looking to learn some new crochet techniques. Pattern is written in US terms and includes explanations of all stitches and abbreviations. US and metric measurements given. Requires single crochet stitches and color changes.

The lotus rose is double-sided and looks the same from both sides. The pattern makes a perfect sized dish towel or car seat blanket. Finished dimensions are about 21 by 21 inches (53 by 53 cm) when using worsted weight yarn and a 3.75 mm hook. This pattern can also be used to make a burp cloth, diaper changing pad, or wall hanging!

Pattern pdf includes:
• 18 color photos
• yardage requirements for each color
• yarn recommendations including color descriptions and a recommended brand
• a color chart for fast reference
• written instructions for those who don’t like working from charts
• photo tutorials on foundation single crochet and intarsia crochet (changing colors)

Please feel free to sell your finished items made with this pattern as long as you credit Pretty Peaceful for the pattern design and include a link to on the item whether you sell online or locally. Thank you for not distributing this pattern or using the photos within it as your own.