Pattern Designed by: Aurora Suominen Copyright © 2012 All rights reserved.
6” Square with “H” hook and WW yarn in 1 or 2 colors.
- SPECIAL STS/NOTES: BPDC=Back post double crochet, BPSC=Back post single crochet, BOTH are worked around (ar) the post of st indicated.
Rnd 1: Ch4, work 15DC in 4th ch from hook. Join in top of beg ch4. (16dc)
Rnd 2: Ch1, 2SC in joining. [2DC in next st, 2SC in next st]7Xs. 2DC in last st, join. (16dc, 16sc)
Rnd 3: Ch1, SC in joining. SC in next st. [2DC in next 2 dc, 1SC in next 2sc}7Xs. 2DC in last 2sts. Join in first sc. (16sc, 32dc)
Rnd 4: Slst in next sc. [BPDC ar 4sts, slst in 2 sc]7Xs. BPDC ar last 4sts. Slst in first slst. Skip nx slst, skip dc, then back post slst ar post of 2nd dc of dc grouping. (32sts, 16slst)
Rnd 5: Ch1, BPSC ar joining. BPSC ar next dc, [Ch3, BPSC ar the 2dc (middle two dc of grouping)]7Xs. Ch3 & join to first bpsc. (16sts, 8ch3) If using 2 colors, Change to color 2.
Rnd 6: Ch3, DC, Ch1, 2DC in joining. BEG Corner made [+DC in sc, 3DC in ch3 loop, DC in 2sc, 3DC in ch3 loop+ In next st do 2DC, Ch1, 2DC, CORNER MADE]3Xs. Repeat +to+ once & join. (52dc)
Rnd 7: Slst into ch1sp. Beg corner. [DC in 13sts, corner in ch1sp] 3Xs. DC in last 13sts & join. (68dc)
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