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Free Crochet Pattern: Patchwork Squares Throw

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Pattern #: 90543C
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SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)

SIZE: One Size

About 36 x 36 in. (91.5 x 91.5 cm), not including border



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Patchwork Squares Throw

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GAUGE:

12 sts + 12 rows = 4 in. (10 cm) over sc; Squares measure about 6 x 6 in. (16 x 16 cm).

STITCH EXPLANATION:

rev sc (reverse single crochet)Single crochet worked from left to right (right to left, if left-handed). Insert hook into next stitch to the right (left), under loop on hook, and draw up a loop. Yarn over, draw through all loops on hook.

NOTES:

To change color, work last st of old color to last yarn over; yarn over with new color and draw through all loops on hook to complete st.


 

 

AFGHAN
Square 1

With D, ch 10.
Row 1 (WS): Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across – 9 sts at the end of this row.
Rows 2-9: Ch 1, turn, sc in each st across, change to B in last st of last row.
Note: In the following rows, sc are worked across two edges of the Square (across the last row of sts and then down one side edge).
Row 10 (RS): Ch 1, turn, sc in each st across to last st, 3 sc in last st (corner made); working in ends of rows, 8 sc evenly across side of Square – 19 sts at the end of this row.
Row 11: Ch 1, turn, sc in each st across to center sc of 3-sc corner, 3 sc in corner sc, sc in each st across – 21 sts at the end of this row.
Rows 12 and 13: Rep Row 11, change to C in last st of last row – 25 sts at the end of Row 13.
Rows 14 and 15: Rep Row 11, change to A in last st of last row – 29 sts at the end of Row 15.
Rows 16-18: Rep Row 11 – 35 sts at the end of Row 18. Fasten off.

Square 2
Make as for Square 1, but using A for Rows 1-9, B for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and D for Rows 16-18.

Square 3
Make as for Square 1, but using F for Rows 1-9, B for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and D for Rows 16-18.

Square 4
Make as for Square 1, but using E for Rows 1-9, A for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and B for Rows 16-18.

Square 5
Make as for Square 1, but using D for Rows 1-9, A for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and F for Rows 16-18.

Square 6
Make as for Square 1, but using E for Rows 1-9, F for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and B for Rows 16-18.

Square 7
Make as for Square 1, but using A for Rows 1-9, B for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and E for Rows 16-18.

Square 8
Make as for Square 1, but using B for Rows 1-9, F for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and A for Rows 16-18.

Square 9
Make as for Square 1, but using B for Rows 1-9, D for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and G for Rows 16-18.

Square 10
Make as for Square 1, but using G for Rows 1-9, D for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and E for Rows 16-18.

Square 11
Make as for Square 1, but using A for Rows 1-9, G for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and B for Rows 16-18.

Square 12
Make as for Square 1, but using D for Rows 1-9, A for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and G for Rows 16-18.

Square 13
Make as for Square 1, but using A for Rows 1-9, B for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and G for Rows 16-18.

Square 14
Make as for Square 1, but using F for Rows 1-9, A for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and G for Rows 16-18.

Square 15
Make as for Square 1, but using E for Rows 1-9, B for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and A for Rows 16-18.

Square 16
Make as for Square 1, but using G for Rows 1-9, D for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and B for Rows 16-18.

Square 17
Make as for Square 1, but using B for Rows 1-9, G for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and D for Rows 16-18.

Square 18
Make as for Square 1, but using H for Rows 1-9, E for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and G for Rows 16-18.

Square 19
Make as for Square 1, but using G for Rows 1-9, F for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and F for Rows 16-18.

Square 20
Make as for Square 1, but using E for Rows 1-9, B for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and F for Rows 16-18.

Square 21
Make as for Square 1, but using F for Rows 1-9, H for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and F for Rows 16-18.

Square 22
Make as for Square 1, but using B for Rows 1-9, D for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and H for Rows 16-18.

Square 23
Make as for Square 1, but using G for Rows 1-9, F for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and H for Rows 16-18.

Square 24
Make as for Square 1, but using H for Rows 1-9, D for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and F for Rows 16-18.

Square 25 Make as for Square 1, but using E for Rows 1-9, A for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and H for Rows 16-18.

Square 26
Make as for Square 1, but using F for Rows 1-9, A for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and H for Rows 16-18.

Square 27
Make as for Square 1, but using H for Rows 1-9, D for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and F for Rows 16-18.

Square 28
Make as for Square 1, but using D for Rows 1-9, F for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and E for Rows 16-18.

Square 29
Make as for Square 1, but using F for Rows 1-9, H for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and E for Rows 16-18.

Square 30
Make as for Square 1, but using H for Rows 1-9, D for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and B for Rows 16-18.

Square 31
Make as for Square 1, but using D for Rows 1-9, H for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and B for Rows 16-18.

Square 32
Make as for Square 1, but using B for Rows 1-9, F for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and H for Rows 16-18.

Square 33
Make as for Square 1, but using H for Rows 1-9, E for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and G for Rows 16-18.

Square 34
Make as for Square 1, but using G for Rows 1-9, F for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and F for Rows 16-18.

Square 35
Make as for Square 1, but using B for Rows 1-9, G for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and D for Rows 16-18.

Square 36
Make as for Square 1, but using F for Rows 1-9, E for Rows 10-13, C for Rows 14 and 15, and B for Rows 16-18.

FINISHING
Blocks

Sew Squares together into blocks following Assembly Diagram, as follows: Squares 1-4 for block A, Squares 5-8 for block B, Squares 9-12 for block C, Squares 13-16 for block D, Squares 17-20 for block E, Squares 21-24 for block F, Squares 25-28 for block G, Squares 29-32 for block H, and Squares 33-36 for block I.
Assembly
Note:
Blocks are joined from RS of work. Hold Blocks A and B with WS together.
Row 1: Using color to match edge of one of the Blocks and working through both thicknesses, join yarn with sl st in one corner, sl st in each st across edge to join Blocks. Fasten off.
Using colors to match edge of one of the blocks and following Assembly Diagram, continue joining remaining blocks into strips, then join strips to make Afghan.
Edging
Rnd 1:
From RS, join E with sl st in any corner of Throw, work sc evenly spaced around, working 3 sc in each center of Throw; at each corner join with sl st in first sc.
Rnd 2: Ch 1, sc in each sc around, working 3 sc in each center sc at each corner; join with sl st in first sc.
Rnd 3 (Optional): Ch 1, rev sc in each sc around, (work only 1 rev sc in each corner sc). Fasten off. Weave in ends.


 
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
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ch(s) = chain(s) rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s) RS = right side
sc = single crochet sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es) WS = wrong side


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Ratings and Reviews
Pattern Average Rating: **** (based on 1 review)
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Patchwork Squares Throw Reviewed by Kelly Shanton on 2013-05-01 ****
I used this pattern to make my first afghan. That was two years ago and the afghan is still beautiful and I am still crocheting!

The pattern was easy to follow and the directions were clear.


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