Crochet Granny Square with 3D flower / Crochet Motif #75

Yarn: weight 4, worsted Hook: 5 mm Size: 4.5 inches, 11.5 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, popcorn – 5dc in same st, remove hook from loop and insert from front to back of 1st dc and into dropped loop and pull through. To close popcorn ch 1. Ch 1 counts as a part of popcorn st. fptr2tog– Yarn over twice, insert hook from front to back and from back to front around 1st indicated st, yarn over and pull up, yarn over and pull through 2 loops, yarn over and pull through 2 loops, 2 loops on hook, repeat around 2nd indicated st. 3 loops on hook, yarn over and pull through all 3 loops.

ROUND 1. Slip knot (R1.1) , ch5 (R1.2), sl-st in 1st chain and form a ring (R1.3)(R1.4), ch2 (R1.5), *dc, ch1, dc into ring (R1.6)*, repeat ** 8 times, join to 1st dc with a sl-st, fasten off, and secure ends. (R1.7)

ROUND 2. Join with a standing popcorn in any ch1 space (R2.1), *ch3bpsc around next 2 sts, ch3popcorn in ch1 space (R2.2)*, repeat ** 8 times. Omit last popcorn. Join to standing popcorn with a sl-st, fasten off, and secure ends. (R2.3)

ROUND 3. Join with a standing sc in any ch3 space after popcorn (R3.1), * fptr2tog over 2dc of round 1, skip next 2 sts of round 2, in ch3 space (sc, hdc, dc), fpdc around next st, in next ch3 space (dc, hdc, sc) (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 bpsc around any popcorn of round 2 (R4.1), * ch2, bpsc around fptr2tog, ch2, bpsc around next popcorn of round 2 (R4.2)*, repeat ** 8 times. Omit last sc. Join to standing sc with a sl-st. (R4.3)

ROUND 5. ch1, sc in same st, *2sc in ch2 space, hdc in next st, hdc and dc in next ch2 space, in next st (dc, ch1, dc), dc and hdc in next ch2 space, hdc in next st, 2sc in next ch2 space, sc in next st (R5.1)*, repeat ** 4 times. Omit last sc. Join to 1st sc with a sl-st. (R5.2)

ROUND 6. ch1, sc in same st, *sc in next 6 sts, in ch1 space (sc, ch1, sc), sc in next 7 sts* , repeat ** 4 times. Omit last sc. Join to 1st sc with a sl-st, fasten off, and secure ends. (R6.1)

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