Granny Stitch Hexagon
Combine these basic building blocks into afghans and garments!
Motif = 7 in. [17.75 cm] diameter. BE SURE TO CHECK YOUR GAUGE.
MOTIF 2: Granny Stitch Hexagon
Ch 6, sl st in beg ch to form a ring.
Rnd 1: Ch 3, dc2tog in ring, (ch 3, dc3tog in ring) 5 times, ch 3, sl st in top of beg ch – 6 ch-3 sp.
Rnd 2: Ch 3, (dc2tog, ch 3, dc3tog) in next ch-3 sp, [ch 3, (dc3tog, ch 3, dc3tog) in next ch-3 sp] 5 times, ch 3, sl st in top of beg ch – 12 ch-3 sp.
Rnd 3: Ch 3, dc2tog in next ch-3 sp, [ch 3, (dc3tog, ch 3, dc3tog) in next ch-3 sp, ch 3, * dc3tog in next ch-3 sp] around, end last rep at *, sl st in top of beg ch – 18 ch-3 sp.
Rnd 4: Sl st into beg ch-3 sp, ch 3, 2 dc in same ch-3 sp, [(3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in next ch-3 sp, * (3 dc in next ch-3 sp) twice] around, end last rep at *, 3 dc in last ch-3 sp, sl st in top of beg ch.
Rnd 5: Ch 1, sc into same sp, sc in each dc and work 2 sc in each ch-2 sp around, join with sl st in beg sc. Fasten off.
Weave in ends.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES Click for explanation and illustration
|beg = begin(s)(ning)||ch(s) = chain(s)|
|ch-space = space previously made||dc = double crochet|
|rep = repeat(s)(ing)||rnd(s) = round(s)|
|sc = single crochet||sl = slip|
|st(s) = stitch(es)|