Eight Petal Flower In A Square– #CAB 028

EIGHT PETAL FLOWER IN A SQUARE|CROCHET A BLOCK SERIES 2016|CREATIVE CROCHET WORKSHOP

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

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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
SC – single crochet
HDC – half double crochet
DC – double crochet
TR – treble crochet

SPECIAL STITCHES:
Beg PS – CH 2; work 2 HDC together
Puff Stitch (PS) – work 3 HDC together

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INSTRUCTIONS:

FOUNDATION RING:
Make a magic ring

RND 1: CH 1, work 8 SC into ring, join with a SL ST into first SC
RND 2: CH 1, work 2 SC into each SC of round 1, join with a SL ST into first SC.
Fasten off and weave in ends.
RND 3: Join new color into any SC;
Work a Beg PS into same ST;
*CH 3, SKIP NEXT ST, work a PS into next ST.
Repeat from * 6 more times, join with a SL ST into top of first PS made. (8 PS, 3 CH spaces)
RND 4: CH 1, work 1 SC into same PS;
*work 3 SC into next 3 CH space; work 1 SC into next PS.
Repeat from * 6 more times, join with a SL ST into first SC (32 STS)
Fasten off and weave in ends

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RND 5: Join new color into any SC;
CH 4; work [2 TR into next SC] twice; CH 4; SL ST into next ST.
*SL ST into next ST; CH 4; work [2 TR into next SC] twice; CH 4; SL ST into next ST.
Repeat from * 7 more times, SL ST into the base of beginning 4 CH (8 Petals)
Fasten off and weave in ends.

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RND 6: Join new color into the BACK LOOP of the SL ST between the petals (see photos as a guide);
CH 6 (counts as 1 DC and 3 CH), work 1 DC into the same space;
*CH 3, work 1 DC into next SL ST Loop, CH 3;
work [2 DC, 3 CH, 2 DC] into next SL ST loop.
Repeat from * twice more; CH 3, work 1 DC into next SL ST Loop, CH 3;
join with a SL ST into the 3rd CH of the beginning CH (12 STS, 12 CH spaces)

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RND 7: CH 3 (counts as 1 DC;
*Work [ 3 DC, 1 TR, 3 DC] into the corner 3 CH space; work 1 DC into next DC;
work 4 DC into 3 CH space; work 1 DC into next DC; work 4 DC into next 3 CH space;
work 1 DC into next DC.
Repeat from * 3 more times; omitting the last DC to be worked, join with a SL ST into the 3rd Ch of starting 3 CH
Fasten off and weave in ends.

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RND 8: Join new color into any CORNER TR;
CH 3 (counts as 1 DC); work 1 DC, 2 CH , 2 DC into same TR.
Work 1 DC into each DC all around; working [2 DC, 2 CH, 2 DC] into each corner TR.
SL ST into 3rd of starting 3 CH.
RND 9: CH 3 (counts as 1 DC), work [2 DC, 2 CH, 2 DC] into corner 2 CH space.
Work 1 DC into each DC all around; work [2 DC, 2 CH, 2 DC] into each corner 2 CH space, SL ST into 3rd of starting 3 CH.
Fasten off and weave in ends.

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RND 10: Join new color into any 2 CH corner space
CH 3 (counts as 1 DC); work 1 DC, 2 CH , 2 DC into corner 2 CH space.
Work 1 DC into each DC all around; work [2 DC, 2 CH, 2 DC] into each corner 2 CH space. SL ST into 3rd of starting 3 CH.
RND 11: CH 3 (counts as 1 DC), work [2 DC, 2 CH, 2 DC] into corner 2 CH space.
Work 1 DC into each DC all around; work [2 DC, 2 CH, 2 DC] into each corner 2 CH space. SL ST into 3rd of starting 3 CH.
Fasten off and weave in ends.
RND 12 : Join new color into any 2 CH corner space
CH 1, work 3 SC into corner 2 CH space.
Work 1 SC into each DC all around, working 3 SC into each 2 CH corner space.
Join with a SL ST into first SC worked.
Fasten off and weave in ends.

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  1. Hello. I cannot locate the 27th square. Please help.

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