Saturday, August 03, 2013

A MOTHERS BLOOM 6" SQUARE

DragonFlyMomof2 Designs©
“A Mother’s Bloom ”
Aurora Suominen Copyright ©2013 All rights reserved.
H Hook & Worsted Weight  Yarn
For Abbreviations/videos/links, see “DragonFlyMomof2 Designs” at http://myblueangels.blogspot.com/

NOTES: Bolded print: Repeated in pattern. “STS”=Stitches: Any st or ch sps.

Rnd 1: Ch4, work 11dc in 4th ch from hook.  Join in top of beg ch4.  (12dc)

Rnd 2: Ch1, fpsc in joining st, ch3.  [Bpdc in next dc, ch3, fpsc in next dc, ch3) Repeat around ending with a bpdc in last dc, ch3 & join in top of first fpsc.  (6sc, 6dc,  12ch3sps)

Rnd 3: Working behind rnd 2, slst in dc of rnd 1. Ch3, dc in same dc.  2dc in each dc from rnd 1.  Join in top of beg ch3.  (24dc)

Rnd 4: Repeat rnd 2.   (12sc, 12dc, & 24ch3sps) 

Rnd 5:  Working behind rnd 4, slst in dc of rnd 3. Ch3, dc in same dc.  2dc in each dc from rnd 3 & join. (48dc)

Rnd 6: Repeat rnd 2. (24dc, 24sc, & 48ch3)  Fasten off color #1

Rnd 7: With new color, join with a bpsc around any bpdc from rnd 4. [Ch1, bpsc around next bpdc] Repeat around ending with ch1& join to first sc. (24sc, 24ch1)

Rnd 8: Ch3, dc, ch1, 2dc in joining st, beg corner made.  [Hdc in 2sts, sc in 7sts, hdc in 2sts, IN next st, work 2dc, ch1, 2dc, Corner made]4x, omitting last corner, join.  (16dc & hdc, 28sc). Slst over to corner ch1sp.

Rnd 9: Beg corner.  [Dc in 15sts, corner in ch1sp]4x, omitting last corner, join.  (76dc) Fasten off.  

Personal use only, do not reproduce, sell, or copy my pattern.  Pattern available for download on Ravelry.  "Dragonflymomof2" http://www.ravelry.com/designers/aurora-suominen

 DragonFlyMomof2 Designs by Aurora Suominen, Bluedragonflymom@gmail.com “A Mother’s Bloom” ©2013

3 comments:

Fifty-two pairs in 2012 said...

What a great design. Many thanks for sharing this.
Rosie

zelna olivier said...

This is a lovely square! Think I am going to use this to make a cushion cover - thanks for sharing!

Dragonflymomof2 said...

Thank you both so much!