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4-Square Baby Throw
Lion Brand® Hometown USA®
Pattern Number: 90418AD
This granny square throw works up fast in Hometown USA.
SKILL LEVEL: Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 30 x 30 in. (76 x 76 cm)
135-100 Hometown USA Yarn: New York White
Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 10.58
135-107 Hometown USA Yarn: Charlotte Blue
Quantity needed: 3 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 15.87
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size N-13 (9 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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Square = about 15 x 15 in. (38 x 38 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 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.
Square One: Work 1 rnd each with A, B, A, B, A, B, A.
Square Two: Work 1 rnd each with B, A, B, A, B, A, B.
SQUARE (make 2 of Square One and 2 of Square Two)
With first color in sequence, ch 4; join with sl st in first ch to form a ring.
Rnd 1: Ch 3 (counts as dc here and throughout), 2 dc in ring, ch 2, (3 dc in ring, ch 2) 3 times; join with sl st in top of beg ch.
Rnd 2: Join next color of Color Sequence with sl st in any ch-2 sp, ch 3, (2 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in same ch-sp (beg corner made), ch 1, *(3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in next ch-2 sp (corner made), ch 1; rep from * around; join with sl st in top of beg ch.
Rnd 3: Join next color of Color Sequence with sl st in any corner ch-2 sp, ch 3, (2 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in same ch-sp, ch 1, 3 dc in next ch-1 sp, ch 1, *(3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in next ch-2 sp, ch 1, 3 dc in next ch-1 sp, ch 1; rep from * around; join with sl st in top of beg ch.
Rnd 4: Join next color of Color Sequence with sl st in any corner ch-2 sp, ch 3, (2 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in same ch-sp, ch 1, (3 dc in next ch-1 sp, ch 1) across to next corner ch-2 sp, *(3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in next corner ch-2 sp, ch 1, (3 dc in next ch-1 sp, ch 1) across to next corner ch-2 sp; rep from * around; join with sl st in top of beg ch.
Rnds 5-7: Rep Rnd 4 and continue changing color following Color Sequence.
Alternating Squares One and Two, sew Squares together for Throw.
From RS, join B with a sl st along outside edge of Throw.
Ch 1, sc in each dc and ch around, working (sc, ch 2, sc) in each corner ch-2 sp.
Sl st in beg sc.
Weave in ends.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
dc = double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
sp(s) = space(s)
st(s) = stitch(es)
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