Friday, May 06, 2005

Ginkgo Bookmark


Ginkgo Bookmark



Ginkgo
© 2005 Drew Emborsky,
The Crochet Dude

Finished size:
Approximately 7” x 2”

Materials:
Size 10 Cotton

Crochet Hook:
Size 7 (1.65mm)
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Ginkgo Leaves

Row 1: Ch 13, dc in 4th ch from hook. Skip 2 ch, 5 dc in next ch. Ch 2, skip 4 ch, dc in last two ch. (9 dc)

Row 2: Ch 2, turn, dc in next st. 5 dc in next st, ch 2, skip 4 sts, dc in next 2 sts. (9 dc)

Rows 3-18 (or until desired length): Repeat Row 2. Do not fasten off.

Border

Rnd 1: Ch 1, sc in same st, working down side of bookmark, work sc evenly around entire project. Slip st to beginning sc.

Row 5: Ch 1, sc in same st, ch 2, *sc in next st, ch 2* around. Slip st to beginning sc. Fasten off. Block. Starch if desired.

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Once you print out the pattern check out this fantastic site about the Ginkgo:

The Ginkgo Pages

3 comments:

purrbark said...

Dear Crochet Dude,

I just love this bookmark. I have downloaded it for the day that I (finally) learn to crochet. WELL DONE!

Thanks very much,
Sherry, knitter, lover of all things gingko, and btw born in Houston

Anonymous said...

I like the bookmark.Easy to make.Jenny from Portsmouth,Ohio

Anonymous said...

Thanks for the pretty bookmark Mr. Dude.