Thursday, 10 January 2013
Please note i use British terminology.
Dk weight yarn and 4mm hook 2 Different shades of yarn
Magic loop..chain 4 join end to starting chain to create a loop.
Htr (hd) Half treble or half double
Trb (Db) Treble or American double
ss, slip stitch .
Starting corner = Work 2 chain, 2 htr ,2 chain, 3 htr (all into same space)
Corner = 3 htr ,2 chain, 3 htr (all into same space)
Using A make a magic Loop.
Round 1. Into magic loop, work 2 chain, and 11 htr join to starting chain (12 stitches).
Round 2. Change to B. Work starting corner * Skip 3 htr , Into space work corner * repeat from* to * round to starting 2 chain ss to join.
Round 3, Work starting corner * Skip 3 htr , Into space work 3 htr, skip 3htr into next space work corner ,* repeat from* to * round to starting 2 chain ss to join.
Round 4, swap to A, work starting corner skip 3 htr *chain 1, into the 2nd row below work 1 trb into the middle htr , chain 1, work htr into middle htr of the 1st row below repeat to corner , work corner* ,.repeat from *to * around to starting 2 chain corner, ss to close.
Round 5 swap to B, work starting corner *chain 1, work 3 htr into trb stitch, chain 1, skip htr stitch* repeat from * to * to corner work 3 htr into last trb stitch, work corner ** Repeat from * to **around to starting 2 chain and ss to join.
Round 6, work starting corner * Work 3 htr into space between htrs to corner work corner * * repeat from * to * to starting 2 chain ss to close.
Repeat through rows 4-6 to desired size (6 repeats for 12" square)