Victorian Flower Granny Square by Joanita Theron

Victorian Flower Granny Square

Crochet
May 2017
DK (11 wpi) ?
4.0 mm (G)
US
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This Afghan Square is part of the Crochet A Block Afghan 2017. Click Here for more details!

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

Yarn: Weight – DK (11 wpi) 3 : Light
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:
TR2tog: work 2 TR stitches together.
* Yarn around hook twice, insert into ST, yarn around hook and pull up 1 loop. Yarn around hook and pull thru 2 of the loops on the hook. Yarn around hook and pull thru 2 of the loops on the hook .* Repeat from * to 1 more time. You now have 3 loops on the hook. Yarn around hook and pull thru all 3 remaining loops on hook.

BEG CL (beginning cluster): CH 3 ; work 2 DC together:
yarn around hook; insert into ST; pull yarn thru; yarn around hook; pull thru 2 loops on hook x 2;
yarn around hook and pull thru all 3 remaining loops on hook.
CL (cluster): Work 3 DC together -
yarn around hook; insert into ST; pull yarn thru; yarn around hook; pull thru 2 loops on hook x 3;
yarn around hook and pull thru all 4 remaining loops on hook.