Chain stitches race like electrons around rosy cores in this lacy join-as-you-go project. Half double crochets worked in the back bar give texture and definition to the swirly nuclei.
Designer Sue Perez
Finished Size 37½” wide and 27½” long.
Yarn Classic Elite Yarns Soft Linen (35% linen, 35% wool, 30% baby alpaca; 137 yd [125 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]): #2289 Botticelli Pink, 5 balls.
Hook Size G/6 (4 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge. Steel hook several sizes smaller (for making invisible joins).
Gauge Each motif = 2½” diameter.