By Margaret Hubert
The liked granny sq. is the crocheter’s origin for numerous initiatives and is cherished for its portability, versatility, and unending type. With The Granny sq. Book, Margaret Hubert confirmed how the common-or-garden granny makes the transition from tried-and-true blankets to all types of stylish clothing and add-ons. Now, in Granny sq. Flowers, Margaret offers 50 all-new granny squares with a botanical subject matter, then, utilizing attractive yarns and her willing layout feel, she broadens their usefulness to creating 15 new tasks that would have you ever announcing, “Wow, I didn’t understand i may make that with granny squares!” Each granny sq. is gifted in a wide, full-color picture observed via either written and diagrammed directions. All pattern squares are crocheted in vivid shades of gentle cotton yarn to obviously exhibit the sew styles. tasks utilizing the floral granny squares comprise garments for infants, youngsters, and adults; model components, domestic décor goods, and presents. those tasks use a wide selection of yarn kinds, fiber content material, and weights--both LYS manufacturers and massive field brands—to exhibit the flexibility of granny squares. All yarn descriptions are incorporated in conventional phrases with gauge and hook measurement info so that you can simply replacement different offerings.
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34 sc on each side) Granny Square PaTTernS 35 daHlia CoMpanion designed by Joyce Lewis Skill level: experienced Mock Popcorn Stitch (MPS): With wrong side facing, (sc, tr, sc) in designated st or sp. Picot: Ch 2, sc in side of last dc made. Made with 3 colors: A, B, and C. Note: Some rounds are worked from wrong side. with a, form an adjustable loop. rnd 1: ch 3 (counts as dc), 15 dc in ring, join with a sl st in top of beginning ch-3. Tighten ring. (16 dc) rnd 2: ch 4 (counts as first dc, ch 1), (dc, ch 1) in each dc around, join with a sl st in 3rd ch of beg ch-4, turn.
11 9 Rnd 2: Ch 1, sc in first sc, *ch 7, sl st in 2nd ch from hook, sl st in next 5 ch**, sc in next sc, rep from * around, ending last rep at **, join with a sl st in first sc. Fasten off D. 8 10 7 Sew the Stem base to center of square on wrong side, pull stems to right side and tack down. 6 5 2 3 4 1 rnDS 1–5, anD rnD 12 Granny Square PatternS 57 prairie flower Skill level: easy Made with 5 colors: A, B, C, D, and E. With a, make an adjustable ring. Rnd 1: Ch 4 (counts as dc, ch 1) [dc, ch 1] 11 times in ring, join with a sl st in the 3rd ch of beg ch-4, tighten ring.
Rnd 9: with right side facing, join D with a sl st in any corner ch-2 sp, ch 1, *(2 sc, ch 2, 2 sc) in corner ch-2 sp, sc in next 2 dc [2 sc in ch-2 sp, sc in each of next 2 dc] 6 times, 2 sc in next ch-2 sp, sc in each of next 2 dc, rep from * around, join with a sl st in first sc. Fasten off D. 42 Granny Square flowerS libelle daHlia Skill level: intermediate Made with 4 colors: A, B, C, and D. Picot: Ch 4, sc in 4th ch from hook. Joining leaf: To join leaf, place hook through picot at point of leaf and through designated st or sp, pick up a loop, and complete a sc.