Combine these basic building blocks into afghans and garments!
SKILL LEVEL: Easy +
SIZE: One Size
GAUGE: Motif = 6 in. [15.25 cm] square. BE SURE TO CHECK YOUR GAUGE.
Ch 4, sl st in beg ch to form a ring.
Rnd 1: Ch 1, work 8 sc in ring, join with sl st in beg sc.
Rnd 2: Ch 4 (counts as dc and ch-1), (dc in next sc, ch 1) around, join with sl st in 3rd ch of beg ch-4 – 8 ch-1 sps.
Rnd 3: Ch 3 (counts as dc), 3 dc in next ch-1 sp, (dc in next dc, 3 dc in next ch-1 sp) around, join with sl st in top of beg ch – 32 dc.
Rnd 4: Ch 9 (counts as tr and ch-5), tr in same st, [sk 3 dc, (3 tr, ch 5, 3 tr) in next dc, sk 3 dc, * (tr, ch 5, tr) in next dc] around, end last rep at *, join with sl st in 4th ch of beg ch-9.
Rnd 5: Sl st into 2nd ch of next ch-5 sp, ch 1, sc in same ch-5 sp, [ch 7, (3 tr, ch 5, 3 tr) in next ch-5 sp, ch 7, * sc in next ch-5 sp] around, end last rep at *, join with sl st in beg sc. Fasten off.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
|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||sk = skip|
|sl = slip||sp(s) = space(s)|
|st(s) = stitch(es)||tr = treble (triple) crochet|