Water Lily Pad Granny Square by Tamara Adams

Water Lily Pad Granny Square

June 2014
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
3.75 mm (F)
70 - 80 yards (64 - 73 m)
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This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

A worsted / aran crocheted rendition of a water lily pad floating in a pool of cool blue water. Easy and fast to make, it makes a bright and cheerful addition to any afghan, pillow, or anywhere you want a touch of whimsy. Adorn it with a water lily, or even a little amigurumi frog!

This pattern is for the square only. A link to the pattern for the flower seen in the picture is below.


SIZE: 6” (15.25 cm)

GAUGE: Using the specified yarn and hook size, and crocheting somewhat tightly, results in a 6” (15.24 cm) square. Lily pad is 5” (12.7 cm) across. If you use a heavier worsted yarn than the Simply Soft yarn recommended for the water and border, you may need to go down a hook size.

STITCHES USED: sc, hdc, dc

Yarn used for square in picture:
… Red Heart Super Soft, Grass Green
… Caron Simply Soft, Blue Mint
… Caron Simply Soft, Light Country Peach
Yarn used for the flower in the picture:
… Caron Simply Soft, Off White
… Caron Simply Soft, Lemonade

Flower shown is Popcorn Flower by Christina Budd.