Make squares of Bucilla "Wool and Shetland Wool," 2 oz balls;
or Bear Brand, Fleisher's or Botany Machine Washable Winsom, 2 oz skeins;
Use Crochet Hook, Size G or size required to obtain gauge
GAUGE: Each Square approximately 8 ins. square
NoteAll rounds are worked from right side.
Round 1right sideWith A, ch 4, join with sl st in first st to form ring, ch 3, work 2 dc in ring, * ch 3 for corner, work 3 dca shellin ring; repeat from * twice more, ch 3, join with sl st in top of ch 3; 4 shells.
Ch 3 at beg. of round counts as 1 dc.
Round 2Sl st in each of next 2 dc, sl st into first ch-3 space, ch 3, 2 dc, ch 3, 3 dcall in same space for first corner, * ch 2, work 3 dc, ch 3, 3 dcall in next corner space; repeat from * twice more, ch 2, join with sl st in top of first ch 3; 8, 3-dc shells.
Round 3Sl st in each of next 2 dc, sl st into first ch-3 space, ch 3, 2 dc, ch 3, 3 dcall in same space for first corner, * ch 2, 3 dc in next space, ch 2, work 3 dc, ch 3, 3 dcall in next space for corner; repeat from * twice more, ch 2, 3 dc in next space, ch 2, join with sl st in top of first ch 3; 12 shells.
Round 4Sl st in each of next 2 dc, sl st into first ch-3 space, ch 3, 2 dc, ch 3, 3 dcall in same space for first corner, † * ch 2, 3 dc in next space *; repeat between *'s once more, work ch 2, 3 dc, ch 3, 3 dcall in next corner space; repeat from † twice more; repeat between *'s twice, ch 2, join as before; 16 shells. Continue in this way having 1 more shell between corners in each successive round until 8 rounds from beg., ending last round join with sl st in top of ch 3; 32 shells. About 8 ins. square. Fasten off.
Other great patterns from Crochet Primer, 48 Easy-To-Do Crochet Patterns, Volume 64:
|Pattern Square No. 1||Pattern Square No. 17||Pattern Square No. 33|
|Pattern Square No. 2||Pattern Square No. 18||Pattern Square No. 34|
|Pattern Square No. 3||Pattern Square No. 19||Pattern Square No. 35|
|Pattern Square No. 4||Pattern Square No. 20||Pattern Square No. 36|
|Pattern Square No. 5||Pattern Square No. 21||Pattern Square No. 37|
|Pattern Square No. 6||Pattern Square No. 22||Pattern Square No. 38|
|Pattern Square No. 7||Pattern Square No. 23||Pattern Square No. 39|
|Pattern Square No. 8||Pattern Square No. 24||Pattern Square No. 40|
|Pattern Square No. 9||Pattern Square No. 25||Pattern Square No. 41|
|Pattern Square No. 10||Pattern Square No. 26||Pattern Square No. 42|
|Pattern Square No. 11||Pattern Square No. 27||Pattern Square No. 43|
|Pattern Square No. 12||Pattern Square No. 28||Pattern Square No. 44|
|Pattern Square No. 13||Pattern Square No. 29||Pattern Square No. 45|
|Pattern Square No. 14||Pattern Square No. 30||Pattern Square No. 46|
|Pattern Square No. 15||Pattern Square No. 31||Pattern Square No. 47|
|Pattern Square No. 16||Pattern Square No. 32||Pattern Square No. 48|
|Sampler Afghan, No. 6401||Flower Square Afghan, No. 6402||Striped Afghan, No. 6403|
Pattern © 1972 by Bernhard Ulmann. Reproduced with permission from Plaid. PurpleKittyYarns.com is not endorsed by Plaid.
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