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Lavender and Amethyst Granny square afghan or baby blanket pattern

Updated on August 20, 2012
Made this granny square afghan/ baby blankt last week.
Made this granny square afghan/ baby blankt last week. | Source

This is a easy project and I have done some variations in the design. I am sharing the pattern

This item measures 17 inches and is made from 100% acrylic yarn It is washable and dry able. I am planning to sell items like these soon.

Items required -

  • Crochet needle = 5mm (US H/8)
  • Scissors
  • 1 ball of Lavender ( I used Impeccable Impeccable yarn )
  • 1 ball of Amethyst ( i used Impeccable Impeccable yarn )

Abbreviations -

Chain = ch

Lavender = Yarn A

Amethyst = Yarn B

Directions

Round 1

  • Use yarn A in the first round
  • Ch 4.
  • Join the 4 chains using a slip stitch.
  • Now Ch 3, this ch 3 which you did will be the first double crochet.
  • Now do 2 double crochetin the loop.
  • Chain 2
  • Do 3 double crochet in the loop.
  • Chain 2.
  • Again crochet 3 double crochet
  • Chain 2.
  • Again do 3 double crochet in the loop.
  • Ch 2.
  • Now join the ch by doing a slip stitch in the first chain.
  • Round 2
  • Ch 3
  • Now we see a gap, ch 2 double crochet in it.
  • Ch 1
  • Make 3 double crochet.
  • Ch 2
  • Go to the next corner ( there will be 4 corners)
  • * Make 3 double crochet, ch 1 and crochet 3 double crochet in the same corner.
  • Ch 2
  • Go to the next corner
  • Repeat *
  • Ch 2
  • Repeat *
  • Join the ch by a sl stitch.

Round 3

  • Ch 3
  • 2 double crochet in the same space.
  • Ch 1
  • 3 double crochet in the same. space
  • Ch 2
  • Go to the next gap.
  • Repeat *
  • Keep repeating * and do Ch 2 till you have crocheted every gap.
  • Round 4
  • Use yarn B for this round.
  • Weave in the ends after completing the round.


  • Round 5
  • Use yarn A for this round.
  • Weave in the ends after completing the round.

Round 6

  • Use yarn B for this round.
  • Weave in the ends after completing the round.

Round 7

  • Use yarn A for this round.
  • Weave in the ends after completing the round.

Round 8 - 10

  • Use yarn B
  • Weave in the ends after completing the round.

Round 11

  • Use yarn A for this round.
  • Weave in the ends after completing the round.

Round 12

  • Use yarn B for this round.
  • Weave in the ends after completing the round.

Round 13

  • Use yarn A for this round.
  • Weave in the ends after completing the round.

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      dipsmi 5 years ago from Plymouth, Minnisota

      seems i am in love with granny squares :)