SmoothFox’s May Flower - Square 6x6 or Appliqué
Using color A ch 5, join with a slip st to form a ring or use the magic ring.
Round 1: Ch 3, 15 dc in ring, join with a slip st in 3rd ch of beg ch-3. PULL UP LARGE LOOP WITH YARN – INSERT A STITCH HOLDER (16 dc)
Round 2: Join color B with a slip st one st to the left that you just joined the last round together, ch 3, 3 dc in same st, sk 1 st, *(4 dc in next st, sk 1 st) repeat from * around, BEFORE JOINING - Take color A yarn and bring it all forward, (the loop and the yarn to the skein) This yarn must be in front of the piece you are crocheting before you continue, join color B with a slip st in the top of beg ch-3. Finish off color B. (32 dc)
Round 3: Using color A, ch 5, sc in ridge behind 2nd dc of 4 dc grouping, ch 2, *(dc in sk st from round 1, ch 2, sc in ridge behind 2nd dc of 4 dc grouping, ch 2)* repeat from * around; join with a slip st in 3rd ch of beg ch-5. (8 dc, 8 sc, 16 ch-2 sps)
Round 4: Ch 1, sc in same st, *sk ch-2 sp, (3 dc, ch 3, 3 dc) in next sc, sk ch-2 sp, sc in next dc, petal made,* repeat from * around to last petal, sk ch-2 sp, (3 dc, ch 3, 3 dc) in next sc, sk ch-2 sp, join with slip st in beg sc. Finish off. (48 dc, 8 ch-3 sps, 8 sc)
STOP AFTER ROUND 4 IF YOU WANT AN APPLIQUE OR TO MAKE A SCARF.
Round 5: Using color C join with slip st in sc between petals, ch 4, (2 tr, ch 3, 3 tr), *sk 3 sts, sc in back ridge of 2nd ch of ch-3 sp, ch 1, sk 3 sts, 4 hdc in sc, ch 1, sc in back ridge of 2nd ch of ch-3 sp, sk 3 sts, **(3 tr, ch 3, 3 tr) in sc,* repeat from * to * 2 times and from * to ** once; join with a slip st in top of beg ch-4. Finish off. (24 tr, 16 hdc, 8 sc, 4 ch-3 sps, 8 ch-1 sps)
Round 6: Using color D join with slip st in any corner, ch 3, (2 dc, ch 3, 3 dc) in corner, *sk 1 st, dc in next 3 sts, dc in ch-1 sp, dc in next 4 sts, dc in ch-1 sp, dc in next 3 sts, sk last st, **(3 dc, ch 3, 3 dc) in corner,* repeat from * to * 2 times and from * to ** once; join with a slip st in top of beg ch-3. Finish off. (72 dc, 4 ch-3 sps)
Created by Donna Mason-Svara aka SmoothFoxLover@yahoo.com 2011
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