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Traditional Granny Square (single color)


by M. J. Joachim

Step 1:  Chain 4; make ring by slip stitching into first chain

Step 2:  Chain 5 (counts as 1 double crochet + 2 chain)

Step 3:  Make 3 double crochet in center of ring

Step 4:  Chain 2; make [3 dc, chain 2, 3 dc] in center of ring

Step 5:  Chain 2, make 2 double crochet in center of ring; join with slip stitch to 3rd chain of first chain 5 in round

Step 6:  Slip stitch into 1st chain 2 space

Step 7:  Chain 3 (counts as 1st dc); make [2 dc, chain 2, 3 dc] in same space

Step 8:  Chain 1, make [3 dc, chain 2, 3 dc] in next chain 2 space

[Repeat Step 8 twice more]

Step 9:  Chain 1, join with slip stitch to top chain of 1st chain 3 in round

Step 10:  Slip stitch in each of the next 2 dc’s and into the next chain 2 space

Step 11:  Repeat Step 7

Step 12:  Chain 1, make 3 double crochet in next chain 1 space

Step 13:  Chain 1, make [3 dc, chain 2, 3 dc] in corner

[Repeat Steps 12 & 13 twice more]

Step 14:  Chain 1, make 3 dc in last chain 1 space

Step 15:  Chain 1, join with slip stitch to top chain of 1st chain 3 in round

Continue making granny square larger by following Steps 10 – 15, making [3 dc, chain 2, 3 dc] in each corner, and 3 dc in each chain 1 space, while making (chain 1) before and after each set of 3 dc, except in the chain 2 space reserved for the corners.

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