Alternative Stripes In A Square – #CAB 016

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

LoveCrochet

Yarn: medium worsted yarn
Color – 5 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
SC – single crochet
DC – double crochet

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Alternative Stripes In A Square|Creative Crochet Workshop

INSTRUCTIONS:

Make a magic circle
RND 1: CH 1, work 8 SC into ring, SL ST into first SC

CCW-SQUARE#016-001

RND 2: CH 1, work 1 SC, 2 CH, 1 SC into first SC, work 1 SC into next SC;
*work [1 SC, 2 CH, 1 SC] into next SC, work 1 SC into next SC – repeat from * 2 more times
SL ST into first SC

CCW-SQUARE#016-002

RND 3: SL ST into corner space, CH 1, [work 1 SC, CH 2, 1 SC] into first SC;
*CH 1, SKIP next ST, , work 1 SC into next ST, CH 1, SKIP next ST, work [1 SC, CH 2, 1 SC] into corner space. Repeat from * 3 more times, CH 1, SKIP next ST, work 1 SC into next ST, CH 1, SKIP next ST, SL ST into first SC.
Fasten off and weave in ends

CCW-SQUARE#016-003

RND 4: Join new color in any corner space;
CH 1, [work 1 SC, CH 2, 1 SC] into first SC;
*[CH 1, SKIP next ST, , work 1 SC into next ST] x 2,;
CH 1, SKIP next ST, work [1 SC, CH 2, 1 SC] into corner space.
Repeat from * 3 more times, [CH 1, SKIP next ST, , work 1 SC into next ST] x 2;
CH 1, SKIP next ST, SL ST into first SC
Fasten off and weave in ends

CCW-SQUARE#016-004

RND 5: Join new color in any corner space;
CH 1, [work 1 SC, CH 2, 1 SC] into first SC;
*[CH 1, SKIP next ST, , work 1 SC into next ST] x 3;
CH 1, SKIP next ST, work [1 SC, CH 2, 1 SC] into corner space.
Repeat from * 3 more times, [CH 1, SKIP next ST, , work 1 SC into next ST] x 3;
CH 1, SKIP next ST, SL ST into first SC
Fasten off and weave in ends

CCW-SQUARE#016-005

RND 6 – 11: Join new color in any corner space;
CH 1, [work 1 SC, CH 2, 1 SC] into first SC;
*[CH 1, SKIP next ST, , work 1 SC into next ST] x 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9;
CH 1, SKIP next ST, work [1 SC, CH 2, 1 SC] into corner space.
Repeat from * 3 more times, [CH 1, SKIP next ST, , work 1 SC into next ST] x 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9;
CH 1, SKIP next ST, SL ST into first SC
Fasten off and weave in ends

CCW-SQUARE#016-006

RND 12: Join new color in any corner space;
CH 3, work 1 DC, CH 2, 2 DC into corner space;
work 1 DC into each ST and 1 CH space all around – working 2 DC, 2 CH, 2 DC into each corner.
Fasten off and weave in ends

CCW-SQUARE#016-007

RND 13: Join new color in any corner space;
Work 3 SC into corner space;
work 1 SC into each ST all around, working 3 SC into each corner space.
Fasten off and weave in ends

CCW-SQUARE#016-008CCW-SQUARE#016-009

 

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