Worsted Weight Yarn, I used Red Hear Ombre. At least 500 yards
Size H hook.
Scissors and yarn needle to finish off the ends.
Row 1: HDC (half double crochet) in second chain from hook and in each stitch across (18 HDC), chain 1, turn
Row 2: 3 HDC in the first stitch and the next 2 stitches. 1 HDC in the next stitch (mark this) and in each of the next 14 stitches. chain 1, turn
Row 3: 1 HDC in the next 15 stitches (mark the 15th stitch) 3 HDC in each of the remaining stitches in the row. chain 1, turn
Row 4: 3 HDC in each stitch until you reach the marker, or until there is 15 HDC's remaining in the row. 1 HDC in the last 15 stitches. chain 1, turn
Row 5: 1 HDC in the next 18 stitches. leave the remaining unworked. chain 1, turn
Repeat Rows 2-5 until you have the desired length, finish off.
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