State Quarter Keychain Pattern
Smalls amounts of red, white and blue No. 10 thread or your State colors
No. 5 aluminum hook
1 State Quarter
1 key ring
Rnd 1: With red, Ch 10, join to form a ring then ch 3 and 23 dc in ring. Join to 3rd st of first ch 3. (24 dc)
Rnd 2: Working in back loops, ch 1, sc in same place and each dc around. Join to first sc (24 sc). Finish off leaving a 10" length of thread. Weave thread thru each sc, place quarter on top of wrong side and gather tight to secure quarter. Finish off.
Rnd 3: Attach white in any free loop of round 1, ch 1, sc in same place, (2 sc in next loop, 1 sc in next loop) around. Join (34 sc) Finish off
Rnd 4: Attach blue in any sc. Ch 3, 2 dc in same place, (skip 2 sc, sc in next sc, ch 3, 2 dc in same place) around joining to base of first ch 3. Do not finish off but work in rows as follows:
Row 1: Sl st under next ch 3, 2 sc in same space, ch 1, turn (2 sc)
Row 2: Sc in each sc, ch 1 turn (2 sc)
Rows 3 and on: Rep row 2 till about 3 inches or length desired. Finish off leaving a length of thread to secure over first 2 sc. Slip ring through and secure over 1st 2 sc. Finish off.