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Oh My... Hexagons

feel free to use any yarn and the hook to match. This is Redheart Botique Midnight and a G hook

Learn to make this CHIQ Hexagon and stay tuned this week for a bunch of amazing patterns using it!!!

This is Round 1
Make a magic circle or chain 3 and join
Round 1 -ch2 ( counts as first hdc) 1 hdc, ch2*2 hdc, ch2* Repeat until you have 6 ch2 and 6 sets of hdc join
this is mid the first puff stitch.

Round 2 - sl to first ch space, pull yarn up and do a (all puff stitches will be 5 loops) puff stitch.chain 1 and do another puff stitch sk to next ch2 sp, repeat in each chain 2 space and sl to beginning.
*********** New to the puff stitch? Check out by step by step photo guide How to make a puff stitch in the round
At the end of round 2 it looks like this

Round 3 - sl to the ch between the 2 puffs ch 2 ( counts as first hdc) 5dc, inbetween the next puff hdc3, hdc 6 in between the next two puffs. repeat and sl to begining
This has ch2, 5hc, then 3 hdc in the next.. 

TIP * This is where we get the hexagon shape... everywhere you have a ch1 space you do 6hdc ( makes a corner) where you don't have the ch you hdc 3 ( side)***


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This scarf make me want to go out and sing carol with sipping warm apple cider! make it in other colors for other looks! It the white variation it looks sweet and delicate! What color will you make it in?

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I started with a foundation dc here are the instructions in case you need them

 Row 1 - Start with a foundation Dc row of 13 ( if you would like a wider scarf just keep the number odd and you can add as many as you like)

Row 2-turn ch2, 1dc in the first dc, skip 1, 2dc in the next, skip 1, 2 dc in the next,skip 1, 2dc in the next, skip 1 2dc in the next, skip 1, 2dc in the next, skip 1, 2 dc in the last dc of the row

Row 3 until the the last row- turn ch 2, 1 dc in the first, *skip 1, 2dc in the next* repeat until the end of the row.
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