Thursday, March 19, 2015

HEART OF A PETAL 6" SQ

“Heart of a Petal”
Designer: Aurora Suominen/DragonFlyMomof2 Designs©2015
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Size: 6” Square using, Hook: H/5.0mm, Yarn: Worsted Weight in 2 colors: A: 18g/.63oz & B: 8g/.28oz
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Abbreviations & Stitches Used: 
Beg=Beginning    Ch=Chain      Slst=Slip stitch    Sc=Single crochet   
Sp(s)=Space(s)   Sk=Skip         W/=With                Dc=Double crochet   
St(s)=Stitches      Lps=Loops    Fp=Front post      Bp=Back post         
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Notes:  Bold print: Repeated in pattern. Sts: St/Chsp. Join: W/slst in beg st.        
   
Rnd 1: W/A, Ch4, 7dc in 4th ch from hook, join. (8dc)

Rnd 2: Ch1, fpdc in same st.  [5dc in next st, fpdc in next]repeat around, ending w/5dc in last st, join in top of 1st fpdc.  (24dc)

Rnd 3: Ch1, fdpc in same st.  [3dc in next st, dc in 3sts, 3dc in next st, fpdc in next]repeat around, minus last fpdc, join. (40dc)

Rnd 4: [Sk1, 9dc in next st, sk2, slst in next, sk2, 9dc in next st, sk1, slst in next st]4x, end w/slst.  (72dc)

Rnd 5: Ch1, bpsc in st below joining in rnd 3. [Bpsc in each dc of rnd 3], join.  (40sc)

Rnd 6: Ch2, 2hdc in same st, [hdc in next st, sc in 7sts, hdc in next st, 3hdc in next st]Repeat around ending w/hdc in next st, switch to B w/slst to join. (20hdc, 28sc)

Rnd 7: Slst in next st, (Ch3, dc, ch1, 2dc), beg corner made, in same st. [Dc in 11sts, (2dc, ch1, 2dc), corner made, in next st]4x, minus last corner. (60dc)

Rnd 8: Slst in next 2sts, beg corner.  [Dc in 15sts, corner in next sp]repeat around minus last corner, join.  (76dc)

Video showing how to “catch” a st in heart humps.
Rnd 9: Slst in next 2sts, ch1, 3sc in same st. [Sc in 6sts, catch 5th dc of heart hump, hdc in next st, sc in 5sts, catch 5th dc of heart hump, hdc in next st, sc in 6sts, 3sc in next sp]Repeat ending w/sc in last 6sts, join. (8hdc, 80sc) Fasten off.  

Personal use/print only, no pattern reproductions, selling or copying allowed.   
See my designs & videos on my blog: http://myblueangels.blogspot.com/
Download Pattern on Ravelry:  http://www.ravelry.com/designers/aurora-suominen
Size depends on your hook, yarn, & tension.  Contact me at Bluedragonflymom@gmail.com

POP STAR 6" SQ

“Pop Star”
Designer: Aurora Suominen/DragonFlyMomof2 Designs©2015
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Size: 6” Square using, Hook: H/5.0mm, Yarn: Worsted Weight in 2 colors: A & B
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Abbreviations & Stitches Used  
Beg=Beginning    Ch=Chain    Slst=Slip Stitch    Sc=Single Crochet   
Sp=Spaces          Sk=Skip       W/=With                Dc=Double Crochet       
St(s)=Stitch(es)    Lps=Loops Pc=Popcorn        Hdc=Half dc                                                 Spdec=Special decrease     Fpdc=Front Post dc
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Notes:  Bold print: Repeated in pattern. Sts: Work in next st/chsp. Join: Join W/slst in beg st, unless otherwise stated. Popcorn: 4dc in st, remove hook, insert hook in 1st dc worked, grab lps from 4th dc and pull through. Spdec: Insert hook in next st, pull up a lp, yo, insert hk around the top of the popcorn st in rnd below, pull up a lp, yo draw through 2lps, yo, draw through last 3lps, or see https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YmkpqrDajM8    
Rnd 1: W/A, Ch4, 14dc in 4th ch from hook, join.  (15dc)

Rnd 2: Ch3, dc in same st.  [Ch1, 2dc in next st, pc in next st, 2dc in next st] Repeat around ending w/pc in last st, join.  (20dc, 5pc)

Rnd 3: Ch3, [2dc in next st, pc in ch1sp, 2dc in next st, dc in 3sts] Repeat around ending w/dc in last 2sts, switch to B w/slst to join.  (35dc, 5pc)

Rnd 4: Ch1, sc in same st, sc in 6sts. [Spdec*see notes, sc in 7sts] Repeat around ending w/spdec st, join.  (35sc, 5pc)

Rnd 5: (Ch3, dc, ch1, 2dc) in same st.  [Dc in next st, hdc in 7sts, dc in next st, (2dc, ch1, 2dc) in next st, corner made] Repeat around, ending w/dc in last st, join.  (24dc, 28hdc)

Rnd 6: Ch3, dc in next st.  [Corner in next sp, dc in 13sts] Repeat around ending w/dc in last 11sts, join.  (68dc)  Fasten off.


Personal use/print only, no pattern reproductions, selling or copying allowed.   
See my designs & videos on my blog: http://myblueangels.blogspot.com/
Download Pattern on Ravelry:  http://www.ravelry.com/designers/aurora-suominen
Size depends on your hook, yarn, & tension.  Contact me at Bluedragonflymom@gmail.com

Thursday, February 12, 2015

POPCORN BURST 6" SQ

“Popcorn Burst”
Designer: Aurora Suominen/DragonFlyMomof2 Designs©2015
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Popcorn Burst by Aurora Suominen©
Size: 6” Square, Hook: H/5.0mm, Yarn: Worsted Weight, I used Red Heart
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Abbreviations & Stitches Used  
Beg=Beginning      Ch=Chain      Slst=Slip Stitch       Sc=Single Crochet   
Sp=Spaces            Sk=Skip         W/=With                  Dc=Double Crochet    St(s)=Stitch(es)     Lps=Loops    Pc=Popcorn            Fp=Front post       
Trc=Triple crochet                     
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Notes:  Bold print: Repeated in pattern. Sts: Work in next st/chsp. Join: Join W/slst in beg st, unless otherwise stated. Popcorn: 4dc in st, remove hook, insert hook in 1st dc worked, grab lps from 4th dc and pull through.
   
Rnd 1: Ch4, 15dc in 4th ch from hook, join.  (16dc)

Rnd 2: (Ch3, dc, ch1, 2dc) in same st, beg corner made.   [Dc in next st, popcorn in next, dc in next st, (2dc, ch1, 2dc) in next st, corner made]4x, minus last corner, join. (24dc, 4pc)

Rnd 3: Ch3, dc in next st.  [Corner in next sp, dc in 2sts, fpdc in 3sts, dc in 2sts]4x, ending w/fpdc in last 3sts, join.  (44dc)

Video link below showing the corners.
Rnd 4: Ch1, sc in same st, sc in next 2sts. [Fptrc in 2nd dc of rnd 2 corner, 3fpsc next 2sts together, fptrc in 3rd dc of rnd 2 corner, sc in 3sts, fpsc next 3sts together, sc in 3sts]4x. Ending w/fpsc in last 3sts together, join. (40sc, 8fptrc)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PlfivkuqYjU

Rnd 5: Ch3, dc in 4sts.  [Corner in next st, dc in 5sts, pc in next st, dc in 5sts]4x, ending w/pc in last st, join. (56dc, 4pc)

Rnd 6: Ch2, hdc in 4sts.  [Fpdc in next st, 3fpdc next 2sts together, fpdc in next st, hdc in 11sts]3x, dc in last 6sts, join. (44hdc, 20dc)

Measure your sq, if it measures 5” use dc from this last round, with a corner we used before, if 5 ½ “ use sc.

Rnd 7: Ch1 sc in same st, sc in next 6sts. [3sc in next st, sc in next 15sts]3x, sc in last 8sts, join.  (72sc)


Personal use/print only, no pattern reproductions, selling or copying allowed.   
See my designs & videos on my blog: http://myblueangels.blogspot.com/
Download Pattern on Ravelry:  http://www.ravelry.com/designers/aurora-suominen
Size depends on your hook, yarn, & tension.  Contact me at Bluedragonflymom@gmail.com


Friday, December 26, 2014

ALL AROUND STARS 12" SQ

This was "published" in 2013, but for some reason the post disappeared, so I am posting it again.  

“All Around Stars”
Designer: Aurora Suominen/DragonFlyMomof2 Designs©7-2013
Size: 12” Square using, Hook: H/5.0mm, Yarn: Worsted Weight in 2 colors: A & B
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Notes:  Bold print: Repeated in pattern. Sts: Work in next st/chsp. Join: Join W/slst in beg st, unless otherwise stated.
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Abbreviations & Stitches Used                                   
Beg=Beginning    Ch=Chain    Slst=Slip Stitch    Sc=Single Crochet   
Sp=Spaces        Sk=Skip    W/=With        Dc=Double Crochet       
St(s)=Stitch(es)    Lps=Loops                       

Rnd 1: Ch4, 15dc in 4th ch from hook, join. (16dc)

Rnd 2: In joining st work (Ch3, dc, ch1, 2dc) beg corner made.  [Dc in 3sts,  (2dc, ch1, 2dc) in next st,  corner made.]4x, minus last corner & join in beg ch3.  (28dc)  

Rnd 3: Slst in next 2sts, beg corner. [Dc in 3sts, ch1, sk st, dc in 3sts, corner in corner ch1sp.]4x, minus last corner, join.  (40dc)   

Rnd 4: Slst in next 2sts, beg corner.  [(Ch1, sk st, dc)5x.  Ch1, sk st, corner in ch1sp]4x, minus last corner, join.  (36dc)   

Rnd 5: Slst in next 2sts, beg corner.  [Dc in 3sts,  *(ch1, sk st, dc)twice.  Dc in 2sts, Repeat from * once more.  Corner in ch1sp]4x, minus last corner, join.  (60dc)   

Rnd 6: Slst in next 2sts, beg corner.  [Dc in 6sts, ch1, sk st, dc in 5sts, ch1, sk st, dc in 6sts, corner in ch1sp.]4x, minus last corner, join.  (84dc)   

Rnd 7: Slst in next 2sts, beg corner.  [Dc in 7sts, (ch1, sk st, dc)twice. Dc in 2sts, (ch1, sk st, dc)twice.  Dc in 6sts, corner in ch1sp.]4x, minus last corner, join.  (92dc)  

Rnd 8: Slst in next 2sts, beg corner.  [Dc in 8sts, (ch1, sk st, dc)6x.  Dc in 7sts, corner in ch1sp.]4x, minus last corner, join.  (100dc)   

Rnd 9: Slst in next 2sts, beg corner.  [Dc in 15sts, ch1, sk st, dc in 15sts, corner in ch1sp.]4x, minus last corner, join.  (136dc)   

Rnd 10: Slst in next 2sts, beg corner.  [Dc in 35sts, corner in ch1sp]4x, minus last corner, join.  (156dc)   
Personal use/print only, no pattern reproductions, selling or copying allowed.   
See my designs & videos on my blog: http://myblueangels.blogspot.com/
Download Pattern on Ravelry:  http://www.ravelry.com/designers/aurora-suominen
Size depends on your hook, yarn, & tension.  Contact me at Bluedragonflymom@gmail.com