Pattern Designed by: Aurora Suominen Copyright © 2-2012 All rights reserved.
12” Square with “H” hook and WW yarn.
- SPECIAL STS: 2dc Cluster: (Yo, insert hook in same st and pull up a loop, yo and draw through 2 loops, 2xs, Yo and draw through remaining 3 loops. 3DC Cluster st: Keeping the last loop from each stitch on hook * YO, insert hook in same stitch, YO, draw yarn through the stitch, YO, draw through 2 loops on hook *, repeat from * to * 2 times. YO, draw yarn through 4 loops on hook.
- NOTES: “Sts” means any dc, sc, Top of clusters or ch sps.
Rnd 2: CH2, 2DC CL in same st as joining. [Ch1, 3DC CL in next st.]11Xs. Ch1 & join in top of first cl. (12 cl, 12 ch1 sp)
Rnd 3: Slst in ch1 sp, Ch2, DC in same sp. (beg 2dccl made) (Ch2, sk next cl and work a 2DC CL in next ch1sp)11Xs. Ch2, sk next cl & join in top of 1st cl. (12 cl, 12 ch2 sp)
Rnd 4: Do not chain. (Work 3DC in ch2sp, SLST in top of next cl)11Xs. 3DC in last ch2sp & slst in top of last cl. (36 dc, 12slst)
Rnd 5: Ch5 (counts as dc & ch2) [+Skip 1dc, BPDC around next dc, ch2, skip 1dc,+ DC in slst, CH2]11Xs. Repeat +to+ once & join in 3rd st of beg ch5. (24dc, 24Ch2sp)
Rnd 6: Slst in ch2sp, Ch2 & do a 2DC CL (this will be a Beg 3dc cl). (Ch2, skip-1dc, work a 3DC CL in ch2sp)23Xs . Ch2, skip-1st & join in top of beg cl. (24 cl, 24 ch2)
Rnd 7: Ch3 (counts as a st always), “DC, ch2, 2DC” in same cl as joining. Beg Corner made, now & throughout pattern. [+Ch1, DC in 3sts, SC in 5sts, DC in 3sts. Ch1+ In next CL do “2DC, ch2, 2DC, Corner made, Now & throughout pattern.]3X. Repeat +to+ once & join w/ slst in top of beg ch3 for rest of pattern, unless otherwise specified.(40dc, 20sc)
Rnd 8: Slst in ch2 sp & beg corner. [+ DC in 6sts, Ch1, 3DC CL in next st. (Ch1, skip-1, 3DC CL in next st)2Xs. Ch1, DC in 6sts. Corner In next ch2sp ]3Xs. Repeat +to+ once & join (64dc, 12cl, 16ch1 sp)
Rnd 9: Slst in ch2 sp & beg corner. [DC in 23 sts, corner in ch2 sp.]3Xs. DC last 23sts & join. (108dc)
Rnd 10: Slst in ch2 sp & beg corner. [+ (Ch1, skip-1st, 2DC CL in next st)13Xs. Ch1, skip-1,+ Corner in ch2sp.]3Xs. Repeat +to+ once & join. (16dc, 52cl, 56ch1sps)
Rnd 11: Slst in ch2 sp & beg corner. [+DC in 2sts, 2DC CL in sp. (Ch1, skip-cl, 2DC CL in sp)13Xs. DC in 2sts+, Corner in ch2sp] 3Xs Repeat +to+ once & join. (56cl, 32dc, 52ch1sps)
Rnd 12: Slst in ch2 sp & beg corner. [DC in 35sts, Corner in ch2sp]3Xs. DC last 35sts & join. (156dc)
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