2015 CWU & AC Mystery CAL Harvest Square
Materials: 5mm (H/8) crochet hook; 15 g (26-30 yds) Worsted Weight yarn #4, (in any 3 colours); Sample shown was made using Lion Brand Heartland in Denali (pink), Everglades (green) and Acadia (Cream).
Finished size: 6” square.
Gauge : Not necessary for this pattern but for reference, with 5mm hook, 5 x 3dc clusters and 6 rows of 3 dc clusters = 4” x 4”. Adjust your hook size if you need to so that the finished square turns out at 6” x 6”.
Abbreviations: sc = single crochet; dc = double crochet; trc = treble crochet; sl st = slip stitch; ch = chain; rep = repeat; beg = beginning; st/s = stitch/es.
Pattern is written in US terms; a conversion chart is included at the end.
Row 1: With 5mm hook and Colour A, make a magic ring; ch 1, work 12 sc into the ring. (Alternatively, ch 4, sl st to first chain, ch 1, then work 12 sc into the ring). Sl st to first sc. (12)
Row 2: *Ch3**, sk 1 sc, sc into next st (loop made); repeat from * 5 times, ending last repeat at **. Slip stitch to the first loop. (24)
Row 3: *(Ch1, sc, hdc, dc, trc, dc, hdc, sc) into the ch3 loop**, sl st to next loop; repeat from * 5 times, ending last repeat at **; sl st to beg sc. (42)
Row 4: *Ch 4, (sc, ch3, sc) into top of trc from previous row, ch 4, sl st to the bottom of the “V” between petals; repeat from * 5 times; fasten off Colour A.
Row 5: Working at the back of the flower, attach Colour B with a slip stitch around one of the 6 centre “spokes”; *Ch3, sl st to next “spoke” with a single crochet; repeat from * 4 times; ch3, sl st to first ch3 loop made. (6 x ch3 loops)
Row 6: Ch3, 3dc into ch3 loop; * 4dc in next loop; repeat from * 4 times, sl st to top of beg ch3. (24)
Row 7: Ch3, 2dc into same st as ch3, * sk 2 sts; (3dc, ch2, 3dc) into next st; sk 2 sts; 3dc into next st; repeat from * twice, sk 2 sts, (3dc, ch2, 3dc) into next st; sk 2 sts; sl st to top of beg ch3. Sl st over to next space; Change to Colour C and fasten off Colour B. (44)
Row 8: Ch 3, 2dc into the same as space as ch3, *(3dc, ch2, 3dc) into corner ch2 space**, (3dc into next space between 3dc clusters) twice; repeat from * 3 times, finishing last repeat at **; 3dc into next space between clusters; sl st to beg ch3. Slip stitch over to the next space between clusters, Fasten off Colour C, change to Colour B. (56)
Row 9: Ch3, 2dc into same space; *(3dc, ch2, 3dc) into corner ch 2 space**, (3dc into next space between 3dc clusters) 3 times; repeat from * 3 times, finishing last repeat at **; (3dc into next space between clusters) twice; sl st to beg ch3. Change to Colour A and Fasten off Colour B. (68)
Row 10: Ch1, sc in same st and in every stitch around, working (sc, ch3, sc) into each corner space, sl st to beg sc. Fasten off, weave in ends, and your granny square is complete. (80)
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