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  • [Video Tutorial] What An Amazing Legacy To Leave Behind (Stunning Crocheted Popcorn Pinwheel Bed Spread)

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    If you are one of those people who feel that is quite difficult to find a gorgeous bedspread these days, check out this pattern. This Crocheted Popcorn Pinwheel Bed Spread by Frances Johnson is a beautiful work of art and the video is inspirational. This woman is simply amazing and her work is so precious. Be ready to feel inspired and amazed!

    This piece of American Folk Art is the culmination of 67 years of off and on work. My Granny worked very hard to complete bed spread, be to sure to share this video to keep this memory alive!

    Pattern, described in the video
    at 2:50 she starts to explain how to do the pinwheel
    chain of 12 to make a circle
    24 dc
    dc chain 2; 5 dc in one spot; chain 2;
    then into second .. 5 dc into the one hole … hook the first and last together to make the popcorn stitch
    chain 5
    (6 popcorns in first row)
    first 1, then 2, then 3, 4, 5, in a row
    then decrease : 4, 3, 2, 1,
    at about 6:00
    dc, then 3 in between each one .. dc and 3 chain == lattice work
    corners: 3 triple crochets and chain 5 and then 3 triple crochets
    then all the pinwheels are crocheted together instead of sewing together (Courtesy of Debbie Pribele)

    Thanks to Frances Johnson for the article inspiration and featured image.

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