How To Make A Bernat Maker Outdoor Crochet Backyard Bolster
By Bernat
ITEM # 13913741P74
How To Make A Bernat Maker Outdoor Crochet Backyard Bolster
By Bernat
ITEM # 13913741P74
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Crafting Time:
Varies
Skill Level:
Beginner

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SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

  • Bernat® Maker Outdoor : Fresh Black Stripe, 2 balls
  • Size U.S. L/11 (8 mm) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge
  • 8" x 24" [20.5 x 61 cm] bolster pillow form
MEASUREMENTS Approx 8" [20.5 cm] diameter by 24" [61 cm] long.
GAUGE 9 sc and 10 rows = 4" [10 cm].

DIRECTIONS:

Note: Ch 2 at beg of rnds does not count as st.

Ch 2.
1st rnd: 8 sc in 2nd ch from hook. Join with sl st to first sc.
2nd rnd: Ch 1. 2 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc. 16 sc.
3rd rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in first sc. 2 sc in next sc. *1 sc in next sc. 2 sc in next sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 24 sc.
4th rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 2 sc. 2 sc in next sc. *1 sc in each of next 2 sc. 2 sc in next sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 32 sc.
5th rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 3 sc. 2 sc in next sc. *1 sc in each of next 3 sc. 2 sc in next sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 40 sc.
6th rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 4 sc. 2 sc in next sc. *1 sc in each of next 4 sc. 2 sc in next sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 48 sc.
7th rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 5 sc. 2 sc in next sc. *1 sc in each of next 5 sc. 2 sc in next sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 56 sc.
8th rnd: Ch 2. Working in back loops only, 1 hdc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first hdc.
9th rnd: Ch 2. *Working in horizontal bars created at back of work between sts of
previous rnd (see diagram), 1 hdc in each hdc around. Do not join.
Working in a spiral, rep from * until work from 8th rnd measures approx 24" [61 cm].
Insert pillow form.

Dec as follows: 1st rnd: Ch 2. Working in back loops only, 1 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc. 56 hdc.
2nd rnd: Ch 1. Working in both loops, 1 sc in each of first 5 sc. Sc2tog. *1 sc in each of next 5 sc. Sc2tog. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 48 sc.
3rd rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 4 sc. Sc2tog. *1 sc in each of next 4 sc. Sc2tog. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 40 sc.
4th rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 3 sc. Sc2tog. *1 sc in each of next 3 sc. Sc2tog. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 32 sc.
5th rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 2 sc. Sc2tog. *1 sc in each of next 2 sc. Sc2tog. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 24 sc.
6th rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in first sc. Sc2tog. *1 sc in next sc. Sc2tog. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 16 sc.
7th rnd: Ch 1. *Sc2tog. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 8 sc.
Fasten off. Thread end through rem sts and fasten securely.

ABBREVIATIONS
Approx = Approximately
Beg = Beginning
Ch = Chain(s)
Dec = Decrease(ing)
Hdc = Half double crochet
Rep = Repeat
Rem = Remaining
Rnd(s) = Round(s)
Sc = Single crochet
Sc2tog = Draw up a loop in each of next 2 stitches. Yoh and draw through all loops on hook.
Sl st = Slip stitch
St(s) = Stitch(es)
WS = Wrong side
Yoh = Yarn over hook

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SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

MEASUREMENTS Approx 8" [20.5 cm] diameter by 24" [61 cm] long.
GAUGE 9 sc and 10 rows = 4" [10 cm].

DIRECTIONS:

Note: Ch 2 at beg of rnds does not count as st.

Ch 2.
1st rnd: 8 sc in 2nd ch from hook. Join with sl st to first sc.
2nd rnd: Ch 1. 2 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc. 16 sc.
3rd rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in first sc. 2 sc in next sc. *1 sc in next sc. 2 sc in next sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 24 sc.
4th rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 2 sc. 2 sc in next sc. *1 sc in each of next 2 sc. 2 sc in next sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 32 sc.
5th rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 3 sc. 2 sc in next sc. *1 sc in each of next 3 sc. 2 sc in next sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 40 sc.
6th rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 4 sc. 2 sc in next sc. *1 sc in each of next 4 sc. 2 sc in next sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 48 sc.
7th rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 5 sc. 2 sc in next sc. *1 sc in each of next 5 sc. 2 sc in next sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 56 sc.
8th rnd: Ch 2. Working in back loops only, 1 hdc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first hdc.
9th rnd: Ch 2. *Working in horizontal bars created at back of work between sts of
previous rnd (see diagram), 1 hdc in each hdc around. Do not join.
Working in a spiral, rep from * until work from 8th rnd measures approx 24" [61 cm].
Insert pillow form.

Dec as follows: 1st rnd: Ch 2. Working in back loops only, 1 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc. 56 hdc.
2nd rnd: Ch 1. Working in both loops, 1 sc in each of first 5 sc. Sc2tog. *1 sc in each of next 5 sc. Sc2tog. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 48 sc.
3rd rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 4 sc. Sc2tog. *1 sc in each of next 4 sc. Sc2tog. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 40 sc.
4th rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 3 sc. Sc2tog. *1 sc in each of next 3 sc. Sc2tog. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 32 sc.
5th rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 2 sc. Sc2tog. *1 sc in each of next 2 sc. Sc2tog. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 24 sc.
6th rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in first sc. Sc2tog. *1 sc in next sc. Sc2tog. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 16 sc.
7th rnd: Ch 1. *Sc2tog. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 8 sc.
Fasten off. Thread end through rem sts and fasten securely.

ABBREVIATIONS
Approx = Approximately
Beg = Beginning
Ch = Chain(s)
Dec = Decrease(ing)
Hdc = Half double crochet
Rep = Repeat
Rem = Remaining
Rnd(s) = Round(s)
Sc = Single crochet
Sc2tog = Draw up a loop in each of next 2 stitches. Yoh and draw through all loops on hook.
Sl st = Slip stitch
St(s) = Stitch(es)
WS = Wrong side
Yoh = Yarn over hook