Basic stitches, simple shaping and finishing.
Yarn: medium worsted yarn
Color – 6 colors – color change indicted in pattern
Hook: 4.00 mm
Size: 23 cm x 23 cm (approx. 9 inches)
Tension/Gauge is not necessary for this project to be perfect
I use US Crochet stitch terminology
CH – chain
SL ST – slip stitch
SC – single crochet
DC – double crochet
Make a 6 CH and join with a SL ST into the first CH to form a ring RND 1:
CH 3 (counts as 1 DC), work 2 DC into rnd, CH 3. *Work 3 DC into ring, CH 3,. Repeat from * twice more, join with a SL ST into the top of first 3 CH.
Fasten off and weave in ends.
CH 1, work 3 DC into each 1 CH space along the side of the square, CH1, work (3 DC, CH3, 3 DC) into next CH 3 space, CH 1, work 3 DC into each 1 CH space along the side of the square, CH 1, work 3 DC into 3rd of 3 CH of previous row, TURN
ROW 11-12: (Change Color) Repeat rows 5 & 6