This pattern works up real nice and quick-like. So make a bunch — they look great arranged in groups on your holiday table. Or, stitch a bunch of these together to make a table runner.
Here are the terms you need to know: skip (sk), stitch (st), space (spc), chain (ch), slip stitch (sl st), single crochet (sc), half-double crochet (hdc), double crochet (dc), treble (tr), and picot.
Snowflake Trivet Pattern
Finished Size: 6”
worsted weight 100% cotton yarn, 5.00mm hook, large blunt needle (try changing yarn and hook sizes for different looks, but use cotton if you need heat-resistance)
Ch 6,join with sl st to form ring.
Rnd 1: Ch1, 12 sc in ring, join. (12 sc)
Rnd 2: Ch 1, sc in same st. (ch 3, sk next sc, sc in next sc) around to last sc. Ch 1, hdc in first sc to form last loop. (6 loops)
Rnd 3: Ch 6, sl st in third ch from hook, dc in same loop. (ch 5, dc in next lp, ch 3, picot, dc in same lp) around. Ch 2, dc in first dc to form last lp.
Rnd 4: Ch 3, dc, hdc, ch 6. (sc, hdc, dc, tr, dc, hdc, sc, ch 6) around. Sc, hdc, dc in first lp. Join to first ch 3 to complete rnd.
Rnd 5: (Ch 6, dc in next lp, picot, dc in same lp, ch 6, sl st in middle tr) around. Join. Fasten off. Weave in ends.
Finito! Please feel free to use this pattern for your own personal enjoyment or for gift giving, but please do not distribute this pattern or pass it off as your own. You may sell items made with this pattern, but please ask me first (you know the drill). Thanks!