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Granny Square Dog Sweater
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease® Thick & Quick®
Pattern Number: 60540
SKILL LEVEL: Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: Small, Medium, Large, 1X
Finished Chest 11 1/2 (19 1/4, 25 1/4, 30 1/4) in. [28.5 (49.5, 65, 77.5) cm]
Finished Length 10 1/4 (17, 22 1/4, 27 1/4) in. [26.5 (43, 57, 70) cm]
Note: Pattern is written for smallest size with changes for larger sizes in parentheses. When only one number is given, it applies to all sizes. To follow pattern more easily, circle all numbers pertaining to your size before beginning.
640-132 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Lemongrass
Bold pea green
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
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Alternative Quantity: (1,2,3)
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size P-15 (10 mm)
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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6 hdc + 5 rows = 4 in. [10 cm]. When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.
Making a Gauge Swatch
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.
Ch 4; join with sl st in first ch to form a ring.
Rnd 1: Ch 2 (counts as hdc), hdc in ring, *ch 2, 2 hdc in ring; rep from * 2 more times, ch 2; join with sl st in top of beg ch.
Rnd 2: Sl st to first ch-2 sp, ch 2 (counts as hdc here and throughout), hdc in same ch-2 sp, *ch 2, 2 hdc in same ch-2 sp, ch 1, 2 hdc in next ch-2 sp; rep from * 2 more times, ch 2, 2 hdc in same ch-2 sp, ch 1; join with sl st in top of beg ch.
Rnd 3: Sl st to first ch-2 sp, ch 2, hdc in same ch-2 sp, *ch 2, 2 hdc in same ch-2 sp, (ch 1, 2 hdc in next ch-sp) 2 times; rep from * 2 more times, ch 2, 2 hdc in same ch-2 sp, ch 1, 2 hdc in next ch-sp, ch 1; join with sl st in top of beg ch.
Rnd 4: Sl st to first ch-2 sp, ch 2, hdc in same ch-2 sp, *ch 2, 2 hdc in same ch-2 sp, ch 1, (2 hdc in next ch-sp, ch1) across to next ch-2 sp, 2 hdc in ch-2 sp; rep from * 2 more times, ch 2, 2 hdc in same ch-2 sp, (ch 1, 2 hdc in next ch-sp) across to beg ch, ch 1; join with sl st in top of beg ch.
Rep last rnd 1 (4, 7, 9) times.
Work as for Back for 2 (4, 5, 6) rnds.
Do not fasten off.
Sl st to first ch-2 sp.
Rnd 1: Ch 2, hdc in each hdc and ch-sp on one edge of Underpiece, hdc in each hdc and ch-sp along one edge of Back; join with sl st in top of beg ch.
Rnd 2: Ch 2, hdc in each hdc around; join with sl st in top of beg ch.
Rep last rnd 1 (3, 4, 6) more times.
Sew sides of Underpiece to Back, leaving 2 (2 1/4, 3, 3 1/4) in.
[5 (6.5, 7.5, 9) cm] open on each side for legs.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
hdc = half double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sl = slip
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
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