I love to use crocheted coasters, especially in the summer time. They are super absorbent. Here is one that I just created, a variation of a coaster - enjoy! I'm making these for an upcoming sale at our church to raise money for orphans in Kenya
Row 1: Ch 3, 11 dc
Row 2: Ch 3, 2 dc in each dc around. Join with sl st to top of ch 3. 24 sts.
Row 3: Repeat row 2. 48 sts
Row 4: Ch 3, 3 dc into same space – **skip 2 dc and sc into next dc, 4 dc into next dc – repeat from ** around. Ending with sc into last dc. Join with sl st to top of ch. 3. Weave in ends.