Flying Eagle Pattern

Crochet Patterns

Starting at bottom of pattern chain 139. Chain 3 to turn which will count as first double crochet of first row. Chain 2 more and double crochet in 9th chain from hook to complete bottom right open square of pattern. Continue following pattern for first row reading pattern from right to left. After completing first row, chain 3 to turn to start next row. Continue following pattern until all rows are completed. At end of row 66 fasten off.
How to Read Pattern:
Each solid square is equal to 4 double crochets. Each open square is equal to 1 double crochet, followed by 2 chains, followed by 1 double crochet. The double crochet at the end of each square also counts as the first double crochet of the next square.
See diagram below:

= one double crochet
= one chain