Crochet granny square with 3D flower pattern / Crochet Motif #71

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, Front Post Puff st – Yarn over, insert hook from front to back to front around post of indicated st, yarn over and pull up a loop, repeat 3 more times, 9 loops on hook, yarn over and pull through all 9 loops, ch 1 to close front post puff stitch

ROUND 1. Magic ring (R1.1) , ch2 (R1.1)*dc into ring, ch7 (R1.3)*, repeat ** 8 times. Join to 1st dc with a sl-st, fasten off, and secure ends. (R1.4)

ROUND 2. Join with a standing sc in any dc (R2.1), fp puff st around same st (R2.2), * skip ch7 space, sc in next st, fp puff st around same st *(R2.3), repeat ** 8 times. Omit last sc and fp puff st. Join to standing sc with a sl-st, fasten off, and secure ends. (R2.4)

ROUND 3. Join with a standing sc in any sc (R3.1), *working in back of ch7 space of round 1 sc in fp puff st, ch2, working in back of ch7 space of round 1 sc in side st of fp puff st, sc in next st (R3.2)*, repeat ** 8 times. Omit last sc. Join to standing sc with a sl-st, fasten off, and secure ends. (R3.3)

ROUND 4. Join with a standing popcorn in any sc made in sc of round 2 (R4.1), *ch4, skip next st, sc in ch2 space, skip next st, ch4, popcorn in next st (R4.2)*, repeat ** 8 times. Omit last popcorn, join standing popcorn with a sl-st, fasten off, and secure ends. (R4.3)

ROUND 5. Join with a standing bpsc around any popcorn (R5.1), *working in back of ch4 space 2dc in skipped sc of round 3, skip ch4 of round 4, bpsc around next st, working in back of ch4 space of round 4 2dc in skipped sc of round 3, skip ch4 space, bpsc around next st (R5.2)*, repeat ** 8 times, omit last bpsc. Join to standing bpsc with a sl-st. (R5.3)

ROUND 6. ch1, sc in same st, *sc in next 2 sts, hdc in next st, dc in next 2 sts, in next st (2tr, ch1, 2tr), dc in next 2 sts, hdc in next st, sc in next 3 sts (R6.1)*, repeat ** 4 times. Omit last sc. Join to 1st sc with a sl-st. (R6.2)

ROUND 7. ch2dc in same st, dc in next 7 sts, *in ch1 space (2dc, ch1, 2dc), dc in next 15 sts* (R7.1), repeat ** 4 times. Omit last 7 dc. Join to 1st dc with a sl-st, fasten off, and secure ends. (R7.2)

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