Designed by: Aurora Suominen ©2-2012 All rights reserved.
12” Square with an “H” hook and Worsted Weight yarn
- SPECIAL STS: FPDC: Work DC around post of dc specified YOU ARE GOING AROUND THE POST, SO YOU WILL HAVE THE TOP TWO LOOPS UNWORKED IN THAT SAME DC.
- NOTES: “Sts means any dc, sc, fpdc, or ch sps.
Rnd 1: Ch4, Do 7DC in 4th ch from hook. Join in beg ch4. (8dc)
Rnd 2: Ch5 (counts as dc & ch2) DC in same st. [FPDC *see special sts* in next st, DC, Ch2, DC in next st] 3Xs. FPDC in last st. Join w/slst in top of beg ch3 always unless otherwise specified. Slst into ch2sp. (12dc)
Rnd 3: Ch3 (counts as a st always), “DC, ch2, 2DC” in same ch2 sp. Beg Corner made, now & throughout pattern. [FPDC in 3sts, IN ch2sp do “2DC, ch2, 2DC, Corner made, Now & throughout pattern.] 3Xs, FPDC in last 3 & join. Slst in next st & ch2sp. (28dc)
Rnd 4: Beg Corner. [FPDC in 7sts, corner in ch2sp] 3Xs. FPDC in 7sts, & join. Slst in next st & ch2sp. (44dc)
Rnd 5: Beg Corner. [FPDC in 11sts, corner in ch2sp] 3Xs. FPDC in 11sts & join. Slst in next st & ch2sp. (60dc)
Rnd 6: Beg Corner. [FPDC in 15sts, corner in ch2sp] 3Xs. FPDC in 15sts, & join. Slst in next st & ch2sp. (76dc)
Rnd 7: Ch1, 3SC in same sp. [+SC in 2sts, FPDC in15sts, SC in 2sts.+ 3SC in ch2sp] 3Xs. Repeat +to+ once & join in 1st sc. Slst into next sc. (28sc, 60fpdc)
Rnd 8: Ch1, 3SC in same sc. [+SC in 3sts, FPDC in 15sts, SC in 3sts.+ 3SC in next sc.] 3Xs. Repeat +to+ once & join in 1st sc. Slst into next sc. (36sc,60fpdc)
Rnd 9: Ch1, 3SC in same sc. [+SC in 4sts, slst in next st, skip-3sts, do 8 TC in next st, skip-2sts, slst in next, skip-2sts & do 8 TC in next, skip-3sts & slst in next st. SC in 4sts,+ 3SC in next sc..]3Xs. Repeat +to+ once & join in 1st sc. Fasten off. (44sc,64tc)
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