Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice®
14 double crochet + 8 rows = 5 in. (12.5 cm). BE SURE TO CHECK YOUR GAUGE. When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make a 4 in. [10 cm] square, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.
To change color work last stitch of old color until 2 loops remain on hook, yarn over with new color and draw yarn through 2 loops on hook to complete the stitch.
*Work 2 rows each with A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, J, K, L, and M; repeat from * for Stripe Sequence.
With A, chain 114.
Row 1: Double crochet in 3rd chain from hook and each remaining chain across – 112 double crochet.
Row 2: Chain 3, turn, double crochet in each stitch across; change to B in last stitch of row.
With B, repeat Row 2 twice and change to C in last stitch of last row. Continue to work in Color Sequence, changing colors every 2 rows, until entire Color Sequence has been worked 4 times for a total of 96 rows. Change to D in last stitch of last row.
Round 1: With D, chain 1, turn, work 3 single crochet in the first double crochet (to make a corner), single crochet in each remaining stitch across top edge to last stitch, work 3 single crochet in last stitch (to make a second corner) and change to K; working along side edge, work single crochet evenly spaced along edge to foundation chain edge of Blanket and change to L in last stitch; working along this edge, work 3 single crochet in first chain (corner made), single crochet across edge to last chain, work 3 single crochet in last chain (corner made) and change to M; single crochet evenly along remaining side edge of Blanket; join with slip stitch in first single crochet. Fasten off.
Round 2: Join F in corner, work 3 single crochet in corner, single crochet in each stitch across to the next corner, work 3 single crochet in corner and change to G; single crochet in each stitch to next corner and change to H; work 3 single crochet in corner, single crochet in each stitch to next corner, work 3 single crochet in corner and change to J; single crochet in each stitch across to first stitch; join with slip stitch in first single crochet. Fasten off.
Round 3: Repeat Round 2 working in following color sequence: A, B, C, E. Fasten off.
Weave in ends.
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