Wind two shuttles with 5 mtrs or 5 ½ yds on each.
Round 1 - the centre `flowers`
With Shuttle 1:
Sm R 3, p, 3, p, 2, p, 2, p, 3, p,
L R 6, p, 6, p, 2, p, 2, p, 6, p,
*Sm R 3, + to last picot on the previous small
ring, 3, p, 2, p, 2, p, 3, p, 3, cl
L R 6, + to last picot on previous large
ring, 6, p, 2, p, 2, p, 6, p, 6 cl **
Repeat from* to ** four times REMEMBERING TO JOIN THE SIXTH
SMALL RING TO THE FIRST SMALL RING AND THE SIXTH LARGE
RING TO THE FIRST LARGE RING AT THE LAST / FIRST PICOTS.
This forms a 3D flower. DO NOT CUT THE THREAD.
With shuttle 2 make a second flower the same as the
Round 2 To enclose the mirrors / sequin:
Use one of the shuttles as a `ball`, and position the `flowers`
back to back and make a join into the 1st picot of the large
rings of both flowers, thus joining them together.
CH 3, p, 8, p, 8, p, 3, shuttle
join to the picots between the next large rings of both
CH 3, + to last picot of previous chain,
8, p, 8, p, 3, shuttle join to the picots between the next
large rings on both `flowers`.
Repeat this chain, joining the flowers together and
remembering to slip in the mirrors back to back when you
are half way round.
On the 6 th chain join to the first chain (the beginning of
the round) at the first picot of the 1 st chain before you
work the last 3 sts
Cut and tie the last chain to the beginning of the round.
Fully wind two shuttles CTM
Join to the picot between two chains of round 2 and start
with a chain
*CH 4, (p, 2,) x4, p, 1, RW
R a) 6, + to picot on the chain of round
2, 6, cl RW
CH 1, (p, 2,) x 5, 2, change
R b) 4, + to last picot on chain just made,
5, p, 5, p, 4, cl
R c) 4, + to last picot on ring b), 6, p, 2,
p, 2, p, 6, p, 4, cl
R d) 4, + to last picot on ring c) 5, p, 5,
p, 4, cl change shuttles
CH 4, + to last picot on ring d) 2, (p, 2)
x 3, p, 1, RW
R e) 6, + to same picot as ring a)
6, cl RW
CH 1, (p, 2,) x 5, 2, shuttle
join to joining picot between the next two chains of
Repeat from * to ** five times. Cut and secure ends start of
Block and stiffen to shape.