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Hidden Slinky: Slinky Ball Free Crochet Pattern
MATERIALS:
4 ply yarn in White and Spring Green, size H crochet hook or hook to obtain gauge, needle to take yarn, stuffing, wire cutters and 1\2 of an original metal Slinkys.
GAUGE: 4 hdc sts = 1”, 5 rows hdc = 2”
FINISHED SIZE: 9” tall
BALL HALF:
Carry unused yarn behind sts as you work.
 With Green and H hook ch-3, sl st to form a ring.
 RND 1: Ch-1, work 2 hdc in ring, join White, drop Green, work 2 hdc in ring, (drop White, pick up Green, 2 hdc in ring, drop Green, pick up White, 2 hdc in ring) twice, sl st top beg hdc, ch-1, turn.  (12 sts)
 RND 2: (2 hdc next st, hdc next st, drop White, pick up Green, 2 hdc next st, hdc next st, drop Green, pick up White) 3 times ending with sl st top beg hdc in Green, ch-1, turn.  (18 sts)
   RND 3: (2 hdc next st, hdc next st, 2 hdc next st, drop Green, pick up White, 2 hdc next st, hdc next st, 2 hdc next st, drop White, pick up Green) 3 times, end with sl st top beg hdc in White, ch-1, turn.  (30 sts)
  RND 4: (2 hdc next st, hdc next 2, 2 hdc next, hdc next, drop White, pick up Green, 2 hdc next, hdc next 2, 2 hdc, hdc next, drop Green, pick up White) 3 times, end with sl st top beg hdc in Green, ch-1, turn.  (42 sts)
   RND 5: (Hdc next 7 sts, drop Green, pick up White, hdc next 7 sts, drop White, pick up Green) 3 times, end with sl st top beg hdc, White, ch-1, turn.
   RND 6: (Bk Lp hdc next 7 sts, drop White, pick up Green, bk lp hdc next 7, drop Green, pick up White) 3 times, end with sl st top beg hdc in Green, ch-1, turn.
By Donna Collinsworth of
Donna’s Crochet Designs