Alternative Stripes In A Square – #CAB 016

Alternative Stripes In A Square|Creative Crochet Workshop

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

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

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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

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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

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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#016-008 CCW-SQUARE#016-009

 

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I have been a crochet designer for more than 10 years. I love to think outside the box and to try and do things a bit differently. I love to learn new techniques and to challenge myself. I firmly believe that crochet should fun and evoke joy and pleasure. Creating and designing is one of my life's passions.

“Crochet is an art and crocheters it’s artists. Each crafted item is unique and own to its crafter”

Happy Crocheting Joanita Theron

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