Oops! Thought this was scheduled to be released this past Friday. Guess I forgot to reschedule after I edited…
I am working a project to be shared over at The Stitchin Mommy, and have shared this here as part of that project. This is a fun little square that can be used in many ways from embellishing, to pixel projects, to jewelry, to larger things like scarves and blankets, to name a few. If you would like to see projects done using these little squares, drop me a line below.
The reason why I chose to work my Bi-Colored Solid Granny in this manner, as opposed to others you may have seen, is because I hate fastening off, restarting and weaving in a bunch of ends. I came up with this way of working it to avoid that as much as possible. You will still have 6 ends to weave in.
– Small Amount of Worsted Weight Yarn – I used Hobby Lobby’s I Love This Yarn in Dark Green and Ivory
– J10/6mm Hook
– Tapestry Needle
Some alternatives to I Love This Yarn include Red Heart’s With Love, JoAnn’s Big Twist, but with this tutorial, you can use any weight yarn and matching hook.
Each square took me about 6 minutes to work up.
14 DC by 8 Rows = 4″
Gauge for this project isn’t essential, as long as your squares are consistent in size. Keep in mind, smaller or larger squares will produce smaller or larger projects.
DC – Double Crochet
Pattern – Photo Tutorial:
R1: With MC, Chain 5. Join to form a ring. Chain 2 (counts as a DC), 2 DC into the ring, chain 3, 3 DC into the ring,
Pattern – Instructions:
R2: With Green, attach slip knot to hook. Chain 2. Yarn over, insert hook into the chain space just finished and complete DC, DC into the same chain space and the next 3 stitches, (2 DC, chain 3, 2 DC) into the next chain space, DC into the next 3 stitches, 2 DC into the next chain space, pull Ivory through and fasten off Green. Chain 2, 2 DC into the same chain space, DC into the next 3 stitches, (2 DC, chain 3, 2 DC) into the next chain space, DC into the next 3 stitches, 2 DC into the 1st chain space. Join to the 1st chain of the beginning chain 2. Fasten Off, and weave in ends.
Please feel free to make and sell your own projects made using this 3″ Bi-Colored Solid Granny Square Pattern/Tutorial, but please DO NOT claim this pattern as your own nor should you sell my pattern, and DO NOT re-publish my photos as your own. DO NOT copy and paste my pattern anywhere, link to it instead.
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