Welcome to part 2 of the Granny Square Blanket Crochet Pattern! We’re 12 squares in and working on another 12 this week! More details about crochet alongs and the materials are posted HERE. You can find part 1 HERE.
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(materials list is just for this week, find the full materials list HERE)
Red Heart Soft Essentials in Cream, Peony, and Minty
6.0 mm hook
Pattern Notes & Stitches to Know
Sl st – slip stich
Ch – chain
Dc – double crochet
Magic ring (or ch 4 and sl st to first ch to form a ring)
Ch 3 at beginning of each round counts as dc
HALF AND HALF GRANNY SQUARE
Make 4 with Peony/Cream
Make 4 with Teal/Cream
FIND THE PHOTO TUTORIAL FOR HALF & HALF GRANNY SQUARES >>> HERE <<<
SOLID GRANNY SQUARE
Make 4 solid Cream
For consistency purposes, the solid granny squares are still worked in turned rounds so they have the same “front and back” as the half and half squares
Make a magic ring
Round 1: ch 3, 2 dc, ch 2, 3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc, ch 2, join to first ch 3 with sl st (12 dc, 8 ch)
Round 2: Turn, sl st into the ch 2 space, ch 3, dc into ch 2 space, dc in next 3 stitches, *(2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in ch 2 space, dc in next 3 stitches* repeat from * to * repeat from * to * 2 more times to last ch 2 space, (2 dc, ch 2) in ch 2 space, join to first ch 3 with sl st (28 dc, 8 ch)
Round 3: turn, sl st into ch 2 space, ch 3, dc into ch 2 space, dc in next 7 stitches, *(2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in ch 2 space, dc in next 7 stitches* repeat from * to * 2 more times to last ch 2 space, (2 dc, ch 2) in ch 2 space, join to first ch 3 with sl st (44 dc, 8 ch)
Fasten off, weave in the ends
Next Monday will be part 3 with 12 more squares! See you then 🙂
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