Blossoms and Blessings Designs

Patriotic Angel

© Becky Dempsey

July 2002

 

 

Skirt:

Starts in center of skirt

R 8 - - 8 clr RW

[Ch 6-6 RW

R 8+ 8 clr RW] 3 times

Ch 6-6 join to base of 1st ring

Ch 12 RW

[R 6+(to chain) 6 clr RW

Ch 12 RW

R 8+(to base of ring) 8 clr RW

Ch 12 RW] 3 times

R 6+6 clr RW

Ch 12  Join to base of ring

Wing:

Ch 12 RW

R 8+(where chains meet) 5-3 clr DNRW
R 3+(to prev ring) 5-5-3 clr DNRW

R 3+(to prev ring) 5-8 clr RW

Ch 18

Ch 12 RW

R 8+(to prev ring) 5-3 clr DNRW
R 3+(to prev ring) 5-5-3 clr DNRW

R 3+(to prev ring) 5-8 clr RW

Ch 18

R 6+(to prev ring) 4-6 clr RW

Ch 12 RW

R 8+(to prev ring) 5+(between rings) 3 clr DNRW

R 5+(between rings) 3-8 clr RW

Ch 18

R 8+(to prev ring) 5-3 clr DNRW

R 3+(to prev ring) 5+(to ring across) 5-3 clr R=DNRW

R 3+(to prev ring) 5-8 clr RW

Ch 10 RW

R 8+(to prev ring) 5-3 clr DNRW

R 3+(to prev ring) 5-5-3 DNRW

R 3+(to prev ring) 5-8 clr RW

Head:

Ch 8 RW

R 6-4-6 clr RW

[Ch 8 RW

R 6+(to prev ring) 4-6 clr RW] 5 times 

Halo:

Switch Shuttles

Ch 6-6-6-6-6-6-6-6  Join to base of ring leaving 3 “free” rings

Switch shuttles

Ch (join to picots on chain across) 8+8+8+8+8+8+8+8+(to base of ring) 8 RW

R 6+(to prev ring) 4-6 clr RW

Ch 8 RW

R 6+(to prev ring) 4+ (to free picot on 1st ring) 6 RW

Join to free picot on last clover

Ch 12 RW

R 8+(to picot just joined to) 5-3 clr DNRW

R 3+(to prev ring) 5+(to ring across) 5-3 clr DNRW

R 3+(to prev ring) 5+(to base of ring on skirt) 8 clr RW

Hand:

Switch shuttles

R 8-8 clr

Switch shuttles

Outer skirt:

Ch 12+(to base of ring) 5^9 RW (if you want to leave off flag, delete the ^)

[R 8+(to base of ring) 8 clr RW

Ch 14 RW] 5 times

Join to junction of skirt and wing.

Cut & Tie.  Hide ends.

 

Flag:

Pole:

R 8-8 clr

S/R 8/8 clr

S/R 3-2-3/8 clr  Join to hand
S/R 8/8 clr

R 8+(to ^ on skirt) 8 clr

Cut & Tie.  Hide ends.

 

Blue: (1 yard)

Needs 8 beads for stars

Start top right side of blue patch

R 4B4B4B4 clr DNRW (these beaded picots have joins to them so don’t pull tight)

R 4+(to prev ring) 4B+(to top of flag pole) 4B4 clr DNRW

R 4+(to prev ring) 4B+(between 2nd & 3rd rings on pole) 4B4 clr DNRW

R 4+(to prev ring) 4B4+(to 1st ring) 4 clr

Cut & Tie.  Hide ends.

 

Tie red and white together and attach to top free beaded picot of blue square

S/R 8/4-4 clr 

S/R 8/4-4 clr 

Leave small space before turning for next stripe

S/R 4+(to prev stripe) 4/4-4 clr

S/R 4+(to prev stripe) 4/4-4 clr

Join to picot on blue between rings

Join to next picot on blue, leaving small space

S/R 4+(to prev stripe) 4/4-4 clr

S/R 4+(to prev stripe) 4/4-4 clr

Turn leaving space before ring

S/R 4+(to prev stripe) 4/4-4 clr

S/R 4+(to prev stripe) 4/4-4 clr

S/R 8/4-4 clr Join to middle picot on bottom of blue square

S/R 8/4-4 clr

S/R 8/4-4 clr

Join to top picot on S/R of flagpole.  Leave space.

Join to bottom picot on S/R of flagpole.  Turn

[S/R 4+(to prev stripe) 4/8 clr] 4 times

Red Ch (join between S/R’s across) 10+10+10+10

Join to flag pole

Cut & Tie.  Hide ends.