Floral granny square

Yarn: weight 4, worsted Hook: 5 mm Size: 6.5 inches, 16 cm

Crochet Terms: US
Abbreviations: st – stitch, sl-st – slip stitch, ch – chain, sc – single crochet, hdc – half double crochet, dc – double crochet, fp – front post, bp – back post.

ROUND 1. Magic ring, ch2, 16dc into ring. Join to 1st dc with a sl-st.

ROUND 2. ch1, sc in same st, *2sc in next st, sc in next st*, repeat** 8 times, omit last sc. Join to 1st sc with a sl-st, fasten off, and secure ends.

ROUND 3. Join with a standing sc in any single sc, *ch2, fpdc around dc of round 1 in which are made 2sc, skip next 2 sts of round 2, ch2, sc in next st of round 2*, repeat ** 8 times. Omit last sc. Join to standing sc with s al-st, fasten off, and secure ends.

ROUND 4. Join with a standing dc in any sc, *2dc in ch2 space, dc in next st*, repeat 16 times. Omit last dc. Join to standing dc with a sl-st.

ROUND 5. ch1, sc in same st, *skip next 2 sts, 7dc in next st, skip next 2 sts, sc in next st*, repeat ** 8 times, omit last sc. Join to 1st sc with a sl-st, fasten off, and secure ends.

ROUND 6. Join with a standing bpsc around any dc of round 4 in which are made 7dc, bpsc around next 47 sts, join to standing bpsc with a sl-st.

ROUND 7. ch1, sc in same st, *sc in next 2 sts, hdc in next 3 sts, in next st (2dc, ch1, 2dc), hdc in next 3 sts, sc in next 3 sts*, repeat ** 4 times. Omit last sc. Join to 1st sc with a sl-st.

ROUND 8. ch2, dc in same st, dc in next 7 sts, * in ch1 space (2dc, ch1, 2dc), dc in next 15 sts*, repeat ** 4 times. Omit last 8 dc. Join to 1st dc with a sl-st, fasten off, and secure ends.

Leave a Reply