Granny Halves In A Square – #CAB 013

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Granny Halves In A Square – #CAB 013

Easy – Intermediate
Basic stitches, simple shaping and finishing.
Concentration required.

Yarn: medium worsted yarn
Color – 4 colors – color change indicted in pattern

Hook: 4.00 mm

Size: 23 cm x 23 cm (approx. 9 inches)

Notes:
Tension/Gauge is not necessary for this project to be perfect

I use US Crochet stitch terminology

Abbreviations:
CH – chain
SL ST – slip stitch
DC – double crochet

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INSTRUCTIONS:

Make a magic ring

RND 1: CH 3 (counts as 1 DC), work 2 DC into ring, CH 2, work 3 DC into ring; CH 2

Yarn over hook;

Insert hook into ring;

Pull NEW YARN through ring; (DO NOT CUT YARN)

Continue making 1 DC;

Work 2 DC into ring, CH 2, work 3 DC into ring; CH 2, SL ST into 3rd ST of 3 CH, TURN

RND 2: CH 3 (counts as 1 DC), work 2 DC into 2 CH space, CH 2, work 3 DC into same space (corner made)

CH 1; work 3 DC, 2 CH, 3 DC into next 2 CH space;
CH 1; yarn over hook, insert hook into next 2 CH space;
Pull NEW YARN through space; (DO NOT CUT YARN)

Continue making a DC;
work 2 DC, 2 CH 3 DC into same space;
CH 1, work 3 DC, 2 CH, 3 DC into last 2 CH space; CH 1;
SL ST into 3rd ST of 3 CH, TURN

RND 3: CH 3 (counts as 1 DC), work 2 DC into 1 CH space, CH 1;
work 3 DC, CH 2, 3 DC into corner;
CH 1, work 3 DC into next 1 CH space;
CH 1, work 3 DC, CH 2, 3 DC into corner;
CH 1, yarn over hook, insert hook into next 1 CH space;
Pull NEW YARN through space; (DO NOT CUT YARN);

Continue making a DC; work 2 DC into same space;

CH 1, work 3 DC, CH 2, 3 DC into corner;
CH 1. work 3 DC into next 1 CH space;
CH 1, work 3 DC, CH 2, 3 DC into corner;
SL ST into 3rd ST of 3 CH, TURN

RND 4: CH 3 (counts as 1 DC), work 2 DC into 1 CH space, CH 1;
work 3 DC into next 1 CH space;
work 3 DC, CH 2, 3 DC into corner;
CH 1, work 3 DC into next 1 CH space (x 2);
CH 1, work 3 DC, CH 2, 3 DC into corner;
CH 1, work 3 DC into next 1 CH space;
CH 1, yarn over hook, insert hook into next 1 CH space;
Pull NEW YARN through space; (DO NOT CUT YARN);

Continue making a DC; work 2 DC into same space;
CH 1, work 3 DC, CH 2, 3 DC into corner;
CH 1. work 3 DC into next 1 CH space (x 2);
CH 1, work 3 DC, CH 2, 3 DC into corner;
CH 1. work 3 DC into next 1 CH space; CH 1
SL ST into 3rd ST of 3 CH, TURN

RND 5: CH 3 (counts as 1 DC), work 2 DC into 1 CH space, CH 1;
work 3 DC into next 1 CH space;
work 3 DC, CH 2, 3 DC into corner;
CH 1, work 3 DC into next 1 CH space (x 3);
CH 1, work 3 DC, CH 2, 3 DC into corner;
CH 1, work 3 DC into next 1 CH space ( x 2);
CH 1, yarn over hook, insert hook into next 1 CH space;
Pull NEW YARN through space; (DO NOT CUT YARN);

Continue making a DC; work 2 DC into same space;
CH 1, work 3 DC, CH 2, 3 DC into corner;
CH 1. work 3 DC into next 1 CH space (x 3);
CH 1, work 3 DC, CH 2, 3 DC into corner;
CH 1. work 3 DC into next 1 CH space (x 2); CH 1
SL ST into 3rd ST of 3 CH.
Fasten off and weave in ends

RND 6: Join new color into any corner space.
CH 3 (counts as 1 DC), work 1 DC into 2 CH space, CH 2, work 2 DC into same space (corner made);
work 1 DC into each DC all around; work 2 DC, CH 2, 2 DC into each corner;
SL ST into 3rd ST of 3 CH.
Fasten off and weave in ends

RND 7-9: Join new color into any corner space.
Repeat round 6
Fasten off and weave in ends

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4 Comments

  1. Author

    Thank you so much 🙂 I have made the correction!

  2. Hi Joanita:
    I really like your blocks and wait for them every week even though I haven't done any of them yet. thank you for posting them.
    Linda

  3. The last part of R1 reads: "Work 2 DC into ring, CH 2, work 2 DC into ring; CH 2, SL ST into 3rd ST of 3 CH, TURN"
    But I think it should read "Work 2 DC into ring, CH 2, work 3 DC into ring; CH 2, SL ST into 3rd ST of 3 CH, TURN"

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