Next, insert your crochet hook into the loop and pull up the working yarn. Great idea for that C2C afghan for dementia patients. Lay your rectangle out so the rows are running vertically. Have you got a link to the Pinterest picture? Mark each corner stitch. Your embroidery is beautiful - such wonderful colors and so happy. If you use a crochet square, you'll get a fat bow like this one. Round 3 2 sts worked into the first st, 1 st worked into the next st, repeated all the way around. I never have the opportunity for crafting during the summer months but I'll be on the look out for something to get stuck into as soon as the weather turns. There should be a clean circle in the middle. Place a stitch marker in any of the stitches on the outside round. Ch4, slpst in the same ch as the last dc. Dc in the 5th ch from the hook (I did a ch4 loop on the ends instead of ch5, change it if you want) Dc in the next 2 ch’s, ch1. Join with a slip stitch to the starting ch2. Reply-1. Your embroidery was beautiful! DH is a pig, Share your tips for keeping your children’s skin comfortable through the winter months, Read what Mumsnetters thought of Cicaplast B5 repairing balm, Your questions on breast, bottle and mixed feeding answered, How to crochet a large circle into a square/rectangle, Talk widget showing discussions of the day & trending threads, Subscribe to Mumsnet emails direct to your inbox,, 9 Crochet Stitch Marker Ideas; Crochet Floral Beauty Throw Pattern Afghans, pillows even ponchos! It was a CAL so should have a point where it changed and that should give you an idea? Thanks for your lovely comment on my post.. Weave in your ends. So let’s look at a circle made with the standard formula with a starting round of 12 stitches : Round 1 12 sts. Off the top of my head, I would envisage doing a circle and then join on separate shaped pieces for the corners. Circle to Square Granny Square Tutorial Purchase the complete ad-free printable Circle to Square Granny Square Blanket pattern PDF here for $3.50. That's not my work , but it's the closest thing I could find for what I want to do. If you use a rectangle, you'll get a skinnier crochet bow. Chain three (for double crochet) and then switch your hold: use your thumb and middle finger on your right hand to pinch the joint between the chains and the loop, and slide your fingers out of the loop (you can reinsert your ring finger to keep the loop taut if it helps you). I'd like to make a blanket for my ds, who loves Avengers, and like the idea of making a rectangular Captain America blanket for him, with a round shield in the middle. Now it’s time to stuff your little pumpkin. This is easy to start, ch27. Two identical blankets.....both sad and comforting for the family. I think that's been done poorly. Your embroidery is delightful! Finished square is approximately 7 inches (blocked) Ch 3 at the beginning of each round counts as a dc. This crocheting technique is great for making granny squares. Round 1: 11 dc into ring, pull ring closed tight, join to … Pinterest has lots of round shield blankets/playmats and I've found the patterns for those. Work 3 crochet stitches into the end of the chain. Crochet Owl Rug Pattern. Yours is very pretty and a great way to use up lots of bits and pieces. Sad But Needed, Aching Knees and gadgets. First world problem but I'm so annoyed! For a rectangle, you'd then have to crochet some rows top and bottom to lengthen the circle-in-a-square and add a border. Enjoy seeing it on your wall. I love your stripy scrap bed runner, that is such a good idea. Gorgeous stripes !!!! I hope that this bed runner will do the job for which it's intended. Make a magic ring. I thought that this would be an ideal way to use up some of my Aran stash, I was so happy with the colours I found. I do think it is doable though. I love how it turned out I think these colours go so well together and I was left with practically no yarn at all which all in all is a very satisfying 540 grams of yarn busted. 5. She knows how to take a great idea and make it better and easier. I can find advice on the internet on how to crochet small round patterns into a square, and have previously made Attic24's sunny granny blanket, which has a circular motif inside of a square at the centre of each block. You need to insure your hands Linda!! And after this you connect in one round all parts. Place three additional stitch markers equal spaces apart (dividing the final number of stitches on the outside round by 4 tells you how many stitches should be in between each stitch marker). Beautiful embroidery. R2-108: Ch1, turn, Work a Sc into every stitch across. You are so talented Linda. Not sure if this link will work Then Ch 2, 2dc into the loop (this forms the beginning cluster), ch 2,*3dc, ch1* 3 times into the loop, 3dc, ch2, 3dc, ch2 into the loop, *3dc, ch1* 3 times into the loop, 3dc, ch2. I can't link now but will come back if you can't find it. Crochet the circle to the point where it is ready to become a square then end off. Skip a ch, dc in the next 3 ch’s, ch1. Your embroidery is very pretty. Once it was square, I would crochet round the whole lot. Her ideas are simple and very much on trend. Your projects are wonderful. First off, loop the yarn. Then work the following into the next chain space (which is your next corner): 3 dc, ch 3, 3 dc. Looking for an easy project with gorgeous results? Take a new colour and make a slip knot and start with your hook as shown in the figure. A great square for a blanket, these beautiful mandala blocks will make a fantastic stashbusting afghan or pillow. 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