Granny a la Harper
|The above model was made by Lee Ann Hamm of Baton Rouge, LA. Nice job, Lee Ann!|
Above is a pic of what it looks like in different colors,
compliments of Patti Fix of Colorado
Worsted weight yarn, any color
Size H8 (5 MM) hook
Note: The starting chain in any round will count as one stitch.
Ch 4, sl st in first ch to make a ring.
Rnd 1: Ch3, make 15 dc's in ring, join with sl st in top of ch 3 to join. (16)
Rnd 2: Ch 3, dc in same space as joining, 2 dc in each dc around. Sl st in top
of turning chain. (32)
Rnd 3. Ch 4, dc in same space, ch 1,* skip next dc, (dc, ch 1, dc) in next st
(v-stitch made), ch 1. Repeat from * around, ending with a sl st in 3rd ch of
starting ch 4. (16 v-stitches)
Rnd 4. Sl st in first v-stitch. Ch 6, trc in same space,* ch 1, 3 dc in next v-stitch, ch 1, 3 sc in next v-stitch, ch 1, 3 dc in next v-stitch, ch 1, (trc, ch2, trc) in next v-stitch (corner made). Repeat from * twice. Ch 1, 3 dc in next v-stitch, ch 1, 3 sc in next v-stitch, ch 1, 3 dc in next v-stitch, ch 1, sl st in 4th ch of turning chain to join.
Rnd 5: Ch 3, (3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in corner space, *dc in next trc, dc in next sp, ch 1, (3 dc in next space, ch 1) twice, dc in next space, dc in next trc, (3 dc, ch 2, 3dc) in corner space. Repeat from * twice more. Dc in next trc, dc in next space, ch 1,(3dc in next space, ch 1) twice, dc in next space. Join with sl st in 3rd ch of starting ch. Fasten off.
Note: This square measured exactly 6 inches when I made it. Feel free to
change hook size if your tension is too tight or loose.
© 1998 by Pat Harper (Ladybee)