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. FPDC=Front post double crochet. Both of these sts 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: Ch3, DC in joining. [+Ch1, BPDC ar next st, Ch1+ 2DC in next st] 7Xs Repeat +to+ once & join in top of beg ch3. (always) (24dc)
Rnd 3: Ch1, FPDC ar joining. FPDC ar next dc. [+Ch1, 2DC in next, Ch1,+ FPDC ar next 2sts]7Xs. Repeat +to+ & join in top of first fpdc. (16ch1, 32sts)
Rnd 4: Ch3, DC in next st. [BPDC ar next 2sts, DC in 2sts]7Xs. BPDC ar last 2sts, join. (32sts) IF using 2 colors, change to color 2 here in slst.
Rnd 5: Ch3, DC, Ch1, 2DC in joining. BEG corner made. [BPDC ar 7sts, in the top of next st do 2DC, Ch1, 2DC CORNER MADE]3Xs. BPDC ar last 7sts, join. (44sts) Slst in dc & ch2sp.
Rnd 6: Beg Corner. [+DC in 1 st, FPDC ar 3sts, BPDC ar 3sts, FPDC ar 3sts, DC in 1 st+. Corner in ch1sp] 3Xs. Repeat +to+ once & join. (60dc)
Rnd 7: Slst in ch1sp. (3SC) in same sp. [SC in 15sts, (3SC) in next sp]3Xs. SC in last 15sts. (72sc)
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