Monday, April 30, 2012

SPRING SUN 12" SQUARE

DragonFlyMomof2 Designs© 


 
“Spring Sun”
Pattern Designed by: Aurora Suominen Copyright © 2012 All rights reserved.
12” Square with “H” hook and WW yarn in one or two colors.
For Abbreviations/videos/links, see “DragonFlyMomof2 Designs” at http://myblueangels.blogspot.com/

NOTES: Items in bold will be repeated in pattern.“Sts”=stitches means any dc or ch1sp.  

Rnd 1: Ch4, Work 15dc in 4th ch from hook.  Join in top of ch4.  (16dc)

Rnd 2: Ch3, Dc in joining. [Fpdc in dc, 2dc in next dc]7x.  Fpdc ar last st. Join in top of beg ch3.   (24sts)

Rnd 3: Ch1, fpdc ar joining st. Fpdc ar next st. [2dc in next fp st, fpdc ar next 2sts]7x.  2dc in last st.  Skip ch1 & join in top of first fpdc.  (32sts)

Rnd 4: Ch3.  Dc in 2sts. [Fptc ar fp st of rnd 2. Dc in 4sts]7x.  Fptc ar last fpdc of rnd 2.  dc in next st.  Join in the back loop (BL) of beg ch3. (40sts)

Rnd 5: Ch1, Sc in joining.  *Sc in the front loop (FL) of next dc, sc in the BL of next dc* Repeat around ending with a sc in FL of last dc.  Join in the unused loop in front & below your 1st sc.  (40sts)

Rnd 6: Ch1, sc in joining. *Ch3. (Behind work) dc in unused loop of rnd 4.  Ch3, (Going in front of work) sc in unused loop of rnd 4.*  Repeat around ending with a dc in unused loop of rnd 4 (behind work).  Ch3, Join in first sc.  (20sc, 20dc, 40ch3 lps)

Rnd 7: Slst in next loop. Back post slst ar next dc.  Ch5 (counts as dc & ch2) *Bpdc ar next dc, ch2.*  Repeat around.  Join in 3rd ch of beg ch4, pulling through new color.  Fasten off color 1.

Rnd 8: Ch3, dc, ch1, 2dc in joining (BEG corner made)  [ +(2dc in next loop, dc in dc)4x. 2dc in next loop+. IN next dc, work corner of 2dc, ch1, 2dc. ]3x.  Repeat ++ once & join. (72dc) Slst in dc &  corner ch1sp.

Rnd 9: Beg corner.  [+Dc in 5sts, Ch1, skip-1, dc in 6sts, ch1, skip-1, dc in 5sts+. Corner in ch1sp.]3x. Repeat ++ once & join.  (80dc, 12ch1sp) Slst in dc & ch1sp.

Rnd 10: Beg corner.  [+ (Ch1, skip-1, dc in next st)4x.  Dc in 7sts, (Ch1, skip-1, dc)3X.  Ch1, skip-1.+ Corner in corner ch1sp.]3x.  Repeat ++ once & join. (72dc, 40ch1) Slst in dc & ch1sp.

Rnd 11: Beg corner.  [+Dc in one st, (Ch1, skip-1, dc)4x.  Dc in 9sts, (Ch1, skip-1, dc)4X.+ Corner in corner ch1sp]3x.  Repeat ++ once & join.  (88dc, 40ch1) Slst in dc & ch1sp.

Rnd 12: Beg Corner.  [+ (Ch1, skip-1, dc)5X. Dc in 11sts. (Ch1, skip-1, dc)4X. Ch1, skip-1,+ Corner in corner ch1sp]3X.  Repeat ++ once & join.  (96dc, 48ch1) Slst in dc & ch1sp.

Rnd 13: Beg corner.  [+Dc in one st, (Ch1, skip-1, dc)5X.  Dc  in 13sts, (Ch1, skip-1, dc)4x. Ch1, skip-1, dc in next st,+ Corner in corner ch1sp.]3x. Repeat ++ once & join. (112dc, 48ch1) Slst in dc & ch1sp.

Rnd 14: Ch1, 3sc in corner ch1sp.  [Sc in 38sts, 3sc in corner ch1sp.]3x.  Sc in last 38.  Join to first sc. (164sc) Fasten off

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MOMS FLOWER 6" SQUARE

“Moms Flower”
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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Saturday, April 28, 2012

AROUND A FLOWER 12" SQUARE

“Around a Flower”
Pattern Designed by: Aurora Suominen Copyright © 2012 All rights reserved.
12” Square with “H” hook and WW yarn in one or two colors

  • SPECIAL STS: Shell: 5DC in st/sp indicated.

Rnd 1: Ch4, join to form a ring.  Ch5 (counts as dc & ch2). [DC in ring, Ch2] 5Xs Join in 3rd ch of beg ch5.  (6dc, 6ch2sp)

Rnd 2: Ch1, SC in joining. [2SC in sp, SC in dc] 5Xs.  2SC in last sp. Join to first sc. (18sc)

Rnd 3: Slst in one st, Ch3, DC in same. 2DC in next. [Ch2, skip-sc, 2DC in 2sts] 5Xs.  Ch2, skip-sc.  Join w/slst in top of beg ch3.  (24dc, 6ch2sp)

Rnd 4: Ch1, SC in joining. SC in 3sts. [Shell in sp, SC in 4sts] 5Xs.  Shell in last sp.  Join to 1st sc. (24sc, 6 shells)

Rnd 5: Slst into 2sts. [+Ch4, SC in 3rd dc of shell, ch4. Skip-2dc, skip-sc+, slst into 2sc] 5Xs.  Repeat +to+ once and slst into next st. (12ch4, 12slst, 6sc)  

Rnd 6: Ch1, SC in joining. SC in next. [+4SC in ch4sp, SC in sc, 4SC in ch4sp+.  SC in 2slsts] 5Xs.  Repeat +to+ once.  Join in back loop of 1st sc while pulling thru new color. (66sc)

Rnd 7: Ch3, DC in each back loop around.  Join w/slst in top of beg ch3. (always)  (66dc)

Rnd 8: Ch3, DC, Ch1, 2DC in joining (BEG corner made).  [DC in 15sts, (2DC, Ch1, 2DC) in next dc, (CORNER MADE)] 3Xs.  DC DEC over next 2sts.  DC in 13sts, DC DEC over next 2sts.  Join & Slst in dc & ch1sp. (76dc)

Rnd 9: BEG corner.  [+DC in 5sts, SC in 9sts, DC in 5sts+. Corner in ch1sp] 3Xs.  Repeat +to+ once, then join.  Slst in dc & ch1sp.  (56dc, 36sc)

Rnd 10: BEG corner. [+Slst in next st, Shell in next, slst in next st, DC in 17sts, Slst in next, shell in next, slst in next+. Corner in ch1sp] 3Xs.  Repeat +to+ once then join. Slst in dc & ch1sp (8shells, 16slst, 84dc)

Rnd 11: BEG corner.  [+DC in 2sts. *Ch2, SC in 3rd dc of shell, ch2, skip-slst*. DC in 17sts.  Work from *to* once more.  DC in 2sts+ Corner in ch1sp] 3Xs.  Repeat +to+ once then join. Slst in dc & ch1sp (100dc, 16ch2, 8sc)

Rnd 12: BEG Corner. [+DC in 4sts, *2DC in sp, DC in sc, 2DC in sp*. (Ch1, skip-1, DC in 3sts) 4Xs.  Ch1, skip-1. Work from *to* once more. DC in 4sts+.  Corner in ch1sp]3Xs.  Repeat +to+ once then join.  Slst in dc & ch1sp (136dc)

Rnd 13: Ch1, 3SC in sp.  [SC in 39sts. 3SC in corner ch1sp]3Xs.  SC in last 39sts.  Join to first sc.  Fasten off.  (168sc)

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Friday, April 27, 2012

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The Long Cabin

TEXTURE IN THE ROUND 6" SQUARE

“Texture in the Round”
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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Wednesday, April 25, 2012

DRAGONFLY AIR 12" SQUARE

“Dragonfly Air”
Pattern Designed by: Aurora Suominen Copyright © 2-2012 All rights reserved.
12” Square with “H” hook and WW yarn.

Rnd 1: Ch4, work 15dc in 4th ch from hook.  Join in top of beg ch4.  (16dc)

Rnd 2: In same st work Ch3, DC, ch1, 2DC, BEG corner made.  [+DC in one st, Ch1, skip-1, DC in next st+ IN next st, work 2DC, ch1, 2DC, CORNER made.]3Xs.  Repeat +to+ once & Join in top of beg ch3, always in pattern.  (24dc) Slst in next st & ch1sp.  

Rnd 3: BEG corner.  [+DC in 3sts, Ch1, skip-sp, DC in 3sts.+ Corner in ch1sp]3Xs.  Repeat +to+ once & join.  (40dc) Slst in next st & ch1sp.  

Rnd 4: BEG corner.  [+Dc in 5sts, Ch1, skip-sp, DC in 5sts+ Corner in ch1sp]3Xs.  Repeat +to+ once & join.  (56dc)  Slst in next st & ch1sp.  

Rnd 5: BEG corner. [+DC in 7sts, Ch1, skip-sp, DC in 7sts+ Corner in ch1sp]3Xs.  Repeat +to+ & join. (72dc)  Slst in next st & ch1sp.

Rnd 6: BEG Corner.  [+DC in 9sts, Ch1, skip-sp, DC in 9sts+ corner in ch1sp]3Xs Repeat +to+ once & join.  (88dc)  Slst in next st & ch1sp.  

Rnd 7: BEG corner.  [+DC in 5sts, (Ch1, skip-st, DC in dc)7Xs.  DC in 4sts+ Corner in ch1sp.  Repeat +to+ once & join.  (80dc, 28ch1sp)  Slst in next st & ch1sp.

Rnd 8: BEG corner.  [+DC in 3sts, (ch1, skip-st, DC in dc)11Xs.  DC in 2sts+ Corner in ch1sp.  Repeat +to+ once & join.  (80dc, 44ch1sp) Slst in next st & ch1sp.

Rnd 9: BEG Corner.  [+DC in 15sts, Ch1, skip-sp, DC in 15sts+.  Corner in ch1sp]3Xs.  Repeat +to+ once & join.  (136dc, 4ch1sp)  Slst in next st & ch1sp.

Rnd 10: BEG corner. [+DC in 35sts, Corner in ch1sp]3Xs.  DC in last 35sts.  Join. (156dc)

Measure your square, depending on your hook preference, tension, and yarn choice, you may need to add  rnd 11.  If so, follow the directions.  

Rnd 11: Slst into corner ch1sp, Ch1, 3SC in same sp. [SC across to next corner ch1sp and work 3SC.] 3Xs, then SC in last sts.  Join to 1st sc.  (168sc) Fasten off

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Tuesday, April 24, 2012

FLUTTERING BREEZE 6" SQUARE


“Fluttering Breeze”
Designer: Aurora Suominen/DragonFlyMomof2 Designs©2012
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“Fluttering Breeze”
Pattern Designed by: Aurora Suominen Copyright © 2012 All rights reserved.
6” Square with “H” hook and WW yarn.

Rnd 1: Ch4, work 15DC in 4th ch from hook. Join in top of beg ch4.  (16dc)

Rnd 2: Ch3, DC in joining. [+Ch3, skip-1, SC in next, Ch3, skip-1+, 2DC in next] 3Xs.  Repeat +to+ once & join in top of beg ch3.  (Always in pattern) (8dc, 4sc, 8ch3)

Rnd 3: Ch3, DC in joining. 2DC in next dc. [+Ch3, SC in next sc, CH3+ 2DC in two dc] 3Xs.  Repeat +to+ once & join.  (16dc, 4sc, 8ch3)

Rnd 4: Ch3, DC in joining. DC in two dc, 2DC in next dc. [+Ch3, SC in sc, Ch3+. 2DC in next dc, DC in two dc, 2DC in next dc]3Xs. Repeat +to+ once & join.  (24dc, 4sc, 8ch3)

Rnd 5: Ch3, DC in next dc, 2DC in next, Ch1, 2DC in next, DC in two dc. [+DC in 3 chains of the ch3, DC in sc, DC in 3 chains of the ch3+ DC in two dc, 2DC in next, Ch1, 2DC in next, DC in two dc]3Xs.  Repeat +to+ once & join.  (60dc, 4ch1)

Rnd 6: Ch1, SC in joining. SC in 3sts, 3SC in ch1sp. [SC in 15sts, 3SC in ch1sp]3Xs.  SC last 11sts. Join in first sc.  (72sc)

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Monday, April 23, 2012

SINGLE DRAGONFLY 12" SQUARE

A Single Dragonfly
Pattern Designed by: Aurora Suominen Copyright © 2012 All rights reserved.
12” Square with “H” hook and WW yarn.
 
  • SPECIAL STS/NOTES: FPDC: Front post double crochet is worked AROUND the post of st specified.  POPCORN ST: Uses 5dc.  

Rnd 1: Ch4, work 15DC in 4th ch from hook.  Join to beg ch4. (16dc)

Rnd 2: Ch3, DC, ch1, 2DC in same st. BEG corner made.   DC in next dc. FPDC in dc, DC in next dc.  IN next dc, do 2DC, Ch1, 2DC. Corner made.  DC in 3dc. Corner in next dc.  DC in next dc, YO hook 3Xs, insert hook around post of 1st fpdc, YO pull up a loop, (YO, pull threw 2 loops) 4Xs.  DC in next dc, Corner in next dc. DC in  last 3dc, Join w/slst in top of beg ch3. Always in pattern.  Slst in dc & ch1sp.

Rnd 3: Beg corner.  +DC in 3dc, FPDC in fpdc, DC in 3dc. Corner in ch1sp.  DC in next 7,+  corner in ch1sp.  Repeat +to+ once.  Join. (44dc)  Slst in dc & ch1sp.

Rnd 4: Beg corner. +DC in 5dc, FPDC in fpdc, DC in 5dc, corner in ch1sp.  DC in 11dc+, Corner in ch1sp. Repeat +to+ once.  Join. (60dc)  Slst in dc & ch1sp.

Rnd 5 Beg corner. +DC in 7dc, FPDC in fpdc. DC in 7dc. Corner in ch1sp.  DC in 15dc,+  Corner in ch1sp. Repeat +to+ once. Join. (76dc)  Slst in dc & ch1sp.

Rnd 6: Beg corner.  DC in 8dc. SC in next dc, ch-20, slst in top of sc just made,  SC in same dc, ch-18, slst in top of sc just made (RIGHT WINGS MADE). FPDC in fpdc.  SC in next dc,  ch-18, slst in top of sc just made,  SC in same dc, ch-20, slst in top of sc just made (LEFT WINGS MADE) DC in 8dc. Corner in ch1sp. +(Ch1, skip one st, DC in next)9Xs Ch1, skip one st &+ Corner in ch1sp. DC in 9dc, FPDC in fpdc. DC in 9dc.  Corner in ch1sp.  Repeat +to+ once & join. (70dc, 24ch1sp)  Slst in dc & ch1sp.

Rnd 7: Beg corner.  DC in 10dc, DC in between right wings.  Popcorn in next st (above fpdc), DC in between left wings.  DC in 10dc. Corner in ch1sp. DC in 23sts (dc & chsps).  Corner in ch1sp.  DC in 11dc, FPDC in fpdc.  DC in 11 dc.  Corner in ch1sp. DC in last 23sts & join. (107dc, 1popcorn)  Slst in dc & ch1sp.

Rnd 8: Beg corner. [ +(Ch1, skip one st, DC in next)13xs. Ch1, skip one st,+ Corner in ch1sp.] 3Xs. Repeat +to+ once & join. (68dc, 56ch1)  Slst in dc & ch1sp.

Rnd 9: Beg corner.  DC in 6sts, (catching right ch-20 wing, dc in next sp). DC in 17sts, (catching left ch-20 wing, dc in next sp). DC in 6sts.  [Corner in ch1sp, DC in 31sts] 3Xs. Join. (140dc) Slst in dc & ch1sp.

Rnd 10: Beg corner.  DC in 11dc, (catching right ch-18 wing, dc in next). DC in 11dc, (catching the left ch-18 wing, dc in next). DC in 11dc, [Corner in ch1 sp, DC in 35dc] 3Xs. Join. (156dc)  See Note below.

Measure your square, you might need to add a round of SC.  IF so, follow directions below.

Rnd 11. Slst in dc & into ch1sp, work Ch1, 3SC.  [SC in 39dc, 3SC in ch1sp]3Xs.  SC in last 39dc & join w/slst in 1st sc.  (168sc)

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Monday, April 16, 2012

SPRING LOOPS 6" SQUARE

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“Spring Loops” 
Pattern Designed by: Aurora Suominen Copyright © 2012 All rights reserved.
6” Square with “H” hook and WW yarn in one or two colors.

  • NOTES: When you see “sts” this will mean any sts including ch spaces.

With color 1
Rnd 1: Ch4, join to form a ring.  Ch1, SC in ring. [Ch4, SC in ring] 7Xs.  Ch4 & join in first sc. (8 lps, 8sc)

Rnd 2: Ch1 & SC in same sc. [Ch5, SC in next sc] 7Xs.  Ch5 & join in 1st sc.  (8 lps, 8sc)

Rnd 3: Ch1 & SC in same sc. [Ch6, SC in next sc] 7Xs.  Ch6 & join in 1st sc.  (8 lps, 8sc)

Rnd 4: Ch1 & SC in same sc. [Ch7, SC in next sc] 7Xs.  Ch7 & join in 1st sc.  If using two colors, fasten off color 1 here. If using 1 color, ignore color changes and proceed. (8 lps, 8sc)

Rnd 5: Join color 2 in slst where you fastened off color 1.  Ch3, (2DC) in same sc.  [+Ch1, (going behind 1st 3 loops, DTR in ch4 loop from rnd 1), Ch1,+ (3DC) in next sc] 7Xs.  Repeat +to+ once & join in top of beg ch3. (24dc, 16ch1, 8dtr)

Rnd 6: Ch3, (2DC, Ch1, 2DC) in next dc (BEG Corner made.)  [DC in 11sts, In next dc do 2DC, Ch1, 2DC (CORNER MADE) ] 3Xs.  DC in last 10sts.  Join in top of beg ch3.  (60dc) Slst in 2dc & in ch1sp.

Rnd 7: Ch1, (3SC) in same sp. [SC in 15sts, (3SC) in ch1sp] 3Xs.  SC in last 15sts.  Join to 1st sc.  (72sc)

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