This ornament is a mistake. It is not at all what I had envisioned, and now that it is finished, I can't remember what I had originally intended!
January 12 Button Ornament
5/8" four hole button
size 20 thread
2 shuttles wound continuous thread method
- joining picot
Ring 3 - 3 + 3 - 3, reverse work (join to button)
Chain 6, reverse work
*Ring 3 + 3 + 3 - 3, reverse work (join to picot on previous ring and to button)
Chain 6, reverse work**
Repeat from * to ** around, with three joins in each hole, joining final chain to base of
Ch 7, lock join to base of next ring
Repeat around, reverse work after last lock join
Ring 12, reverse work
Chain 18, lock join to base of ring
Chain 7, lock join to base of next ring, reverse work
Repeat around. Cut, tie, and hide ends.
To be honest, I finished designing the button ornament yesterday. Still, I already had one for the 11th, so I saved it for the 12th.