Football Embellishment

Materials Needed:
G hook
worsted weight yarn in brown
worsted weight yarn in contrast color 
yarn needle

Abbreviations:
SS Slip Stitch
SC Single Crochet
SC2tog Single Crochet two stitches together (decrease)
Ch chain

To Begin:

Ch 2 
SC in 2nd ch from the hook. Ch1 Turn
2 sc in first sc, sc  ch1 turn (3 stitches)
2 sc in first sc, sc in next 2 sc; ch 1 turn
2 sc in first sc, sc in next 3 sc; ch 1 turn
2 sc in first sc, sc in next 4 sc; ch1 turn
2 sc in first sc, sc in next 5 sc; ch1 turn
sc in each sc across ch1 turn (7stitches)
2 sc in first sc, sc in next 5, 2 sc in last; ch1 turn (9)
sc in each stitch across; ch1 turn (9)
sc in each stitch across; ch1 turn (9)
sc2tog, sc in next 5, sc2tog; ch1 turn
sc in each stitch across; ch1 turn (7)
sc2tog, sc in next 5; ch1 turn
sc2tog, sc in next 4; ch1 turn
sc2tog, sc in next 3; ch1 turn
sc2tog, sc in next 2; ch1 turn
sc2tog, sc; ch1 turn
sc2tog
DO NOT CH1 or TURN
SC in each stitch around entire football joining with a slip stitch

With needle and contrasting color, embroider the stitching and then the end circle parts (i am so not a sports girl. LOL) and i'm obviously not the most awesomest embroiderer...I would love love love to see your finished footballs, so shoot me a link to yours, and I am going to have this project on Ravelry...so upload your projects there!!



Copyright 2012 Jennifer Kaye
you may make and sell items from this pattern, you may NOT pass off this pattern as your own. Please link back to this pattern if you are selling your items online. :)