Sand Dollar Applique
Worsted weight yarn
Size G/6 (4.25mm) crochet hook
Finished model measures 2.5” across.
Gauge is not important to this project, so use any size hook and yarn you like!
RSC-reverse single crochet, or “Crab stitch”~~To work a RSC, *insert hook into previous st. Yarn over, draw up a loop, yarn over and draw through both loops on hook*. Repeat (*) for entire row.
Sl st-slip stitch
Rnd 1: ch 7. Sc in 1st ch (farthest from the hook). *Ch 6. Sc in same st*. Repeat (*) 3 times more, for a total of 5 loops. Sl st in same st.
Rnd 2: ch 2 (counts as 1st dc). Work 3 sc in next loop. *Dc in sc st between loops. Work 3 sc in next loop*. Repeat (*) around. Join in top of beginning ch 2. (20 sts)
Rnd 3: ch 1. *Sc in next st. Work 2 sc in next st*. Repeat (*) around. Join. (30 sts)
Rnd 4: ch 1. RSC in each st around. Join. Fasten off.