October 10, 2010
SmoothFox's Granny with Texture 7x7
Created by Donna Mason-Svara aka SmoothFox ©2010 Version 4.0
Hobby Lobby “I Love This Yarn!” 4 ply Medium Worsted
Color A: Buttercup or Soft Blue
Color B: Pistache or Buttercup
Color C: White
Hook Size: H - 8 - 5.00 MM
Skill level: Advanced Beginner
Long Double Crochet - Ldc - YO, insert your hook in the indicated row and stitch and work a double crochet, bringing your loop up to same height as previous stitches.
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Using color A ch 4, join with slip st to first ch to form a ring.
Round 1: Ch 3, 2 dc in ring, (ch 3, 3 dc) 3 total times, join with ch 1 plus hdc in top of beg ch-3. (12 dc)
Round 2: Ch 3, 2 dc in corner, *ch 1, (3 dc, ch 3, 3 dc) in next corner, repeat from * 2 more times, ch 1, 3 dc in beg corner, join with ch 1 plus hdc in top of beg ch-3. (24 dc)
Round 3: Ch 3, 2 dc in corner, *ch 1, 3 dc in ch-1 sp, ch 1, ** (3 dc, ch 3, 3 dc) in next corner,* repeat from * to * 2 more times and from * to ** once, 3 dc in beg corner, ch 3, join with slip st in top of beg ch-3. Finish off. (36 dc)
Round 4: Using color B join with a slip st in any corner, ch 3, 2 dc in same corner (cluster made), *sk 1 st, sl st in next st or ch sp, ch 3, 2 dc in same st or sp (cluster made), repeat from * around, join with slip st to 1st ch of beg ch-3. Finish off. (72 dc)
NOTE: SQUARE WILL RIPPLE OR RUFFLE AT THIS POINT.
Round 5: Using color C join with slip st in any corner slip st, ch 6, dc in same st, *ch 3, (sk cluster, dc in next sl st, ch 3) repeat 4 more times ** (dc, ch 3, dc) in corner slip st,* repeat from * to * 2 more times and from * to ** once, join with slip st to 3rd ch of beg ch-6. (28 dc, 28 ch-3 sps)
Round 6: Slip st to corner, ch 3, (2 dc, ch 3, 3 dc) in same corner, *(dc in next ch-3 sp, Ldc between the 1st and 2nd st of the cluster 2 rows below, dc in current ch-3 sp) repeat to corner, ** (3 dc, ch 3, 3 dc) in corner,* repeat from * to * 2 times and from * to ** once. Join with slip st to top of beg ch-3. Finish off. (72 dc, 24 Ldc, 4 ch-3 sps)
Created by Donna Mason-Svara aka SmoothFoxLover@yahoo.com 2010
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