Cuddle Bed

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Cuddles for Kitties

Finished Size: 12” diameter.

Skill Level: Easy.

Materials:
Scrap 4/medium-weight yarn
Size N-15 (10.0 mm) crochet hook
Yarn needle

Note: Bed is worked holding three strands of yarn together throughout.

Ch 2.

Rnd 1. 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook. Rnd ends by joining with sl st now and throughout; 6 sc.

Rnd 2. Ch 1; do not turn. 2 sc in blo of ea sc around. 12 sc.

Rnd 3. Ch 1; do not turn. *Sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc; rep from * around. 18 sc.

Rnd 4. Ch 1; do not turn. *Sc in blo of next 2 sc, 2 sc in blo of next sc; rep from * around. 24 sc.

Rnd 5. Ch 1; do not turn. *Sc in next 3 sc, 2 sc in next sc; rep from * around. 30 sc.

Rnd 6. Ch 1; do not turn. *Sc in blo of next 4 sc, 2 sc in blo of next sc; rep from * around. 36 sc.

Rnd 7. Ch 1; do not turn. *Sc in next 5 sc, 2 sc in next sc; rep from * around. 42 sc.

Rnd 8. Ch 1; do not turn. *Sc in blo of next 6 sc, 2 sc in blo of next sc; rep from * around. 48 sc.

Rnd 9. Ch 1; do not turn. *Sc in next 7 sc, 2 sc in next sc; rep from * around. 54 sc.

Rnd 10. Ch 1; do not turn. *Sc in blo of next 8 sc, 2 sc in blo of next sc; rep from * around. 60 sc.

Rnd 11. Ch 1; do not turn. *Sc in next 9 sc, 2 sc in next sc; rep from * around. 66 sc.

Rnd 12. Ch 1; do not turn. *Sc in blo of next 10 sc, 2 sc in blo of next sc; rep from * around. 72 sc. 

Rnd 13. Ch 1; do not turn. Sc in ea sc around.

Rnd 14. Ch 1; do not turn. Sc in blo of ea sc around.

Rnds 15-20. Rep rnds 13 & 14.

Rnd 21. Using one strand only, sc in ea sc around for the edging. Finish off, leaving a 6- inch tail. Weave in all ends.

Abbreviations
blo          back loops only
ch          chain
ea          each
mm          millimeter
rep          repeat
rnd          round
rnds          rounds
sc          single crochet
sl st          slip stitch