Crochet granny square with 3D flower / Crochet Motif #69

Yarn: weight 4, worsted Hook: 5 mm Size: 5.9 inches, 15 cm

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

ROUND 1. Magic ring (R1.1) , ch2 (R1.1), 16dc into ring (R1.3). Join to 1st dc with a sl-st. (R1.4)

ROUND 2. ch1sc in same st (R2.1), *ch7, skip next st, sc next st*(R2.2), repeat ** 8 times. Omit last sc. Join to 1st sc with a sl-st, fasten off, and secure ends. (R2.3)

ROUND 3. Join with a standing fpsc around any dc of round 1 in which is made sc (R3.1), * ch3, popcorn in next dc of round 1 working in back of ch7 space, ch3, fpsc around next dc of round 1 (R3.2)*, repeat ** 8 times. Omit last fpsc. Join to standing fpsc with a sl-st, fasten off, and secure ends. (R3.3)

ROUND 4. Join with a standing sc in any fpsc (R4.1), *ch2skip ch3 space, fpsc around popcorn, ch2, skip ch3 space, sc in next st (R4.2)*, repeat ** 8 times. Omit last sc, join standing sc with a sl-st, fasten off, and secure ends. (R4.3)

ROUND 5. Join with a standing bpsc around any fpsc (R5.1), *2sc in skipped ch3 space of round 3 working in back of ch2 space of round 4, skip (ch2, sc and ch2 space of round 4), 2sc in next skipped ch3 space of round 3 working in back of ch2 space of round 4, bpsc around next st of round 4 (R5.2)(R5.3)*, repeat ** 8 times. Join to standing bpsc with a sl-st, fasten off, and secure ends. (R5.4)(R5.5)

ROUND 6. Join with a standing sc in any bpsc (R6.1), *ch3, fpdc around skipped sc of round 4, skip next 4 sts of round 5, ch3, sc in next st of round 5 (R6.2)*, repeat ** 8 times. Omit last sc. Join to standing sc with a sl-st, fasten off, and secure ends. (R6.3)

ROUND 7. Join with a standing fpsc around any sc (R7.1), *working in front of ch3 space of round 6 in 2nd skipped sc of round 5 (2dc and tr), skip ch3 space of round 6, fptr around next st, working in front of ch3 space of round 6 in 3rd skipped sc of round 5 (tr and 2dc), skip ch3 space of round 6, fpsc around next st (R7.2) *, repeat ** 4 times. Omit last fpsc. Join to standing fpsc with a sl-st, fasten off, and secure ends. (R7.3)

ROUND 8. Working in round 6 in back of round 7, join with a standing fpsc around any fpdc (R8.1), * 3sc in ch3 space, fphdc around next st, 2dc in ch3 space, around next st (fptr, ch1, fptr), 2dc in ch2 space, fphdc around next st, 3sc in ch3 space, fpsc around next st*, (R8.2)repeat ** 4 times, omit last fpsc, join to standing fpsc with a sl-st. (R8.3)

ROUND 9. ch2dc in same, dc in next sts (R9.1), *in ch1 space (2dc, ch1, 2dc), dc in next 15 sts*(R9.2), repeat ** 4 times, omit last 8dc, join to 1st dc with a sl-st, fasten off, and secure ends. (R9.3)

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