You'll need at least two skeins of 6oz Caron Simply Soft Eco and a size I/5.5mm hook
Granny Squares (Make 7 or more)
Rnd1: Ch 4, sl st tog to make a ring. Ch 3 (counts as 1st dc here and throughout), 2 dc inside ring, * (Ch 2, 3 dc in ring); rep * 2 more times, Ch 2, sl st in top of beg ch-3. Sl st in next 3 dc to the corner.
Rnd 2: Ch 3, (2 dc, Ch 2, 3 dc) in same corner, ch 1, *(3 dc, Ch 2, 3 dc in next corner, Ch 1); repeat from * 2 more times, join with slip stitch to top of beg Ch-3. Sl st in next 3 dc to the next corner.
Rnd 3 Ch 3, (2 dc, Ch 2, 3 dc) in same corner, ch 1, 3 dc in space, Ch 1, *(3 dc, Ch 2, 3 dc) in next corner, Ch 1, 3 dc in space, Ch 1; repeat from * 2 more times, join with slip st to top of beg- Ch 3. Sl st in next 3 dc to the next corner.
Continue in patt for 4 more rnds.
Rnd 8: Ch 1, sc around, make sure there are 2 sc in each corner. FO. Weave in loose ends.
Whip stitch the edges together so that the squares are in a line, with same sides facing up.
Once you're done with that, attach the same color as the squares to one corner of your piece (preferably the end of a long side).
Rnd 1-4: ch 1, sc across, ch 1, *turn clockwise, sc across, ch 1; rep * until you are back to where you started. Sl st tog.
FO. Attach next color. Rep rnd 1. FO. Attach next color. Rep rnd 1.
I'm doing the rounds in baby blush, a beige, and cream. I'll post pictures once my camera is working again. While we're waiting on that, here's a photo of the teal one I made last year, sans the extra stripes.
|Large Granny Square Shawl (7 squares)|