the ‘homely blanket’ quest – square three

dear diary,

Hopefully you would have all had a chocolaty and relaxing Easter and maybe you even got a little bit of colourful crochet done. Today it’s time for square number three…

26 March 13

rico creative cotton aran – 4mm hook – 19 x 19cm

 

6ch, join with ss to form ring.

Rnd 1: *3tr, 2ch; rep. from*3 times, join with ss. Fasten off and join new colour at any 2ch sp.

Rnd 2: *[3tr, 2ch, 3tr] in corner, 2ch; rep. from *3 times, join with ss. Fasten off and join new colour at any 2ch corner.

Rnd 3: *[3tr, 2ch, 3tr] in corner, 1ch, 3tr in ch sp of prev. rnd, 1ch; rep. from *3 times, join with ss. Fasten off and join new colour at any 2ch corner.

Rnd 4: *[3tr, 2ch, 3tr] in corner, [1ch, 3tr in ch sp of prev. rnd] 2 times, 1ch; rep.from *3 times, join with ss. Fasten off and join first colour to any 2ch corner.

Rnd 5: *[3tr, 2ch, 3tr] in corner, [1ch, 3tr in ch sp of prev. rnd] 3 times, 1ch; rep. from *3 times, join with ss.

Rnd 6: *5dc in corner, 1dc in each st to next corner; rep. from *3 times, join with ss.

Rnd 7: *3dc in centre dc of corner, 1dc in each st to next corner; rep. from *3 times, join with ss. Fasten off and join fourth colour to any corner centre st.

Rnd 8: *3dc in centre dc of corner, 1dc in each st to next corner; rep. from *3 times, join with ss. Fasten off and join third colour to any corner centre st.

Rnd 9: *3dc in centre dc of corner, 1dc in each st to next corner; rep. from *3 times, join with ss.

Fasten off and weave in ends.

2 April 13

svarta faret tilda – 3mm hook – 14 x 14cm

 

Just to let you know that it will only be one square this week as I am off to Woolfest in Germany teaching. It will give you a chance to make a few versions of each pattern so far, until we will hopefully have two squares again next week.

Happy crocheting 🙂