Winter Burst 12” Square
Copyright © 2010 Aurora Suominen
Abbreviations: SS=Slip stitch, Ch=Chain, St=stitch, DC=Double Crochet, SC=Single Crochet, FPDC=Front Post Double Crochet, BEG Corner: SS into next ch2 sp, and work, Ch3, DC, Ch2, 2DC. CORNER: 2DC, Ch2, 2DC in next ch2 sp.
Ch4 and Join
Round 1: Ch3, 15DC in ring. Join (16)
Round 2: Ch3, DC in same st. (FPDC around next dc, 2DC in next dc) 7 times. FPDC around next dc. Join (24)
Round 3: SS in next 2sts. Ch3, DC in same st. *Ch1, FPDC around next 2dc together, Ch1, 2DC in next.* Repeat around and join (24DC & 16 ch1 spaces)
Round 4: Ch3, DC in same st. Ch2, 2DC in next st. *DC in ch1sp, DC in top of fpdc. DC in ch1 sp, 2DC in next st, Ch2, 2DC in next st.* Repeat around & join. (56dc & 8 ch2 spaces)
Round 5: BEG Corner. *DC in 3 st, FPDC around next, DC in 3 sts, Work a Corner in ch2 sp.* Repeat around & join. (88dc & 8 ch2 spaces)
Round 6: SS into ch2 sp, Ch1, SC in same st. *Ch4, SC in top of fpdc, ch4, SC in next ch2 sp.* Repeat around & join. (16sc & 16 Ch5 spaces)
Round 7: Ch1, SC in same st, (5SC in next ch4 sp, DC in next sc, 5SC in next ch4 sp, SC in next sc (start point) 7 times. 5SC in ch4 sp, DC in next sc, 5SC in next ch4 sp. Join (88 sc & 8dc)
Round 8: Ch3, DC in 11 sts. Work a Corner in next st. (DC in 23 sts, Work corner in next st) 3 times. DC in last 11 sts. Join (108dc)
Round 9: Loosely SS in next 13 sts, SS into ch2 sp. Ch3, DC, ch2, 2DC in same st. *DC in 9 sts, SC in 9 sts, DC in 9 sts, in next Ch2 sp, work a corner.* Repeat & join (88dc & 36sc)
Round 10: BEG Corner. *DC in 2, (FPDC in nx, 1DC in nx) 5 Xs. DC in 8, (FPDC in nx, DC in nx) 5 Xs. DC in 1, Work Corner*. Join (140dc)
Round 11: BEG Corner, *DC in 13, (FPDC in nx, DC in nx) 5Xs. DC in 12. Work Corner.* Repeat around and Join.
Original Pattern by Aurora Suominen Copyright © 2010
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