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STRING BELT

SIZE: 1 1/2" wide by 40" long, plus tassels.
MATERIALS: Cable cord*, about 1/16" diameter, 80 yards or 2 balls (66 2/3 yards per ball).  Crochet hook size F.

BELT: Leaving 10" end, ch 9.
ROW 1: Sl st in 5th ch from hook, (ch 3, sk 1 ch, sl st in next ch) twice.  Ch 3, turn.
ROW 2: Sl st in first sp, (ch 3, sl st in next sp) twice.  Ch 3, turn.  Always turning work in same way, repeat row 2 until piece is 40" long, or desired length.  At end of last row, ch 1, turn.  Work 7 sl sts across last row.  End off; leave 10" end.

Tassels: Cut 10 pieces of cord 18" long.  Thread 1 or 2 strands through each ch at first end of belt.  Bring all ends tog evenly.  Make a tight knot with all 21 ends, knotting close to belt.  Trim ends.  Make another tassel at other end.