Materials: If you will be using this coaster with cool liquids, go ahead and make it of worsted weight acrylic yarn as I did. If you will be using it with hot beverages,
then use worsted weight cotton yarn, such as Peaches and Cream.
Hook size #H.
Round 1--- 5 sc in 2nd ch from hk. (6 sts.)
Round 2--- 2 sc in each sc around (12 sc.)
Round 3--- Change color. Ch 3, 3 dc in same sc, skip 1 sc, ch 3, 4 dc in next sc, ch 3, *skip 1 sc, 4 dc in next sc, ch 3, rep from * around. Sl st in starting ch 3 to end round.
Round 4--- Ch 3, in next dc, start dc petal cluster as follows: Insert hook in next dc and start dc, leaving last loop of dc on hook, repeat the same on nect 3 dc, then yarn over and draw yarn through all loops on hook. *Ch 6, insert hook in 1st dc of next petal, start dc, leaving last loop on hk, repeat with next 3 dc, yo and draw yarn through all loops on hk (petal cluster made), ch 6. Rep from * around to complete all petals. Sl st on starting ch 3 to end round.
Round 5--- Join new color of your choice (a petal color) in top of any petal cluster, ch 1, ch 3, 1 sc in same space. *In ch-6 space proceed as follows: skip 1st ch, 1 sc, ch 3, 1 sc in next chain, skip next chain, in next chain make 1sc, ch 3, 1 sc, skip next ch, 1sc, ch 3, 1 sc in next chain, 1sc, ch 3, 1 sc in top of next petal cluster, skip next ch, and rep around from * to end. Sl st on 1st ch 1 to end round.
Round 6--- Sl st until you reach the 1st ch-3 space, ch 1, sc in same space, *ch 3, 1 dc, ch 1, 1 dc, ch 1, 1 dc in next ch-3 space, ch 3, 1 sc in net ch-3 space, rep from * around. Ch 3 and sl st on top of inicial sc to end round. Fasten off.
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