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Mini Granny Square Bookmarks
Lion Brand® Bonbons
Pattern Number: L20370 Use these bookmarks to note your favorite recipes. Or use them as gift tags after you've wrapped a present.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: Varies
Small About 1 1/4 x 3 3/4 in. (3 x 9.5 cm) Medium About 1 1/4 x 5 in. (3 x 12.5 cm) Large About 1 1/4 in. x 6 1/4 in. (3 x 16 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

601-660 Bonbons Yarn: Celebrate

Metallic: Sparkling peach, red, hot pink, purple, pea green, emerald, light blue, and dark blue


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 7.99

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size E-4 (3.5 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.30


Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59

GAUGE:
One Square = about 1 1/4 x 1 1/4 in. (3 x 3 cm).
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.

NOTES:
1.

Squares are crocheted, then sewed together in a strip to make the Bookmark.

Braids are added to one end of the Bookmark.

2.

Squares are worked in joined rnds, with RS facing at all times.

3.

Each rnd is worked in a different color.


INSTRUCTIONS



MINI GRANNY SQUARE With first color, ch 4; join with sl st in first ch to form a ring.

Rnd 1 (RS): 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 - 12 dc and 4 ch-2 sps.

Fasten off the first color.

Rnd 2: With RS facing, join the second color with sl st in any ch-2 sp, ch 3, (2 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in same ch-2 sp (corner made), *(3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in next ch-2 sp (corner made); rep from * 2 more times; join with sl st in top of beg ch - 24 dc and 4 ch-2 sps.

Fasten off, leaving a long tail for sewing.



SMALL BOOKMARK 1.

Make 3 Mini Granny Squares in the following colors or colors as desired.

Squares 1 and 3: first color = pea green, second color = light blue Square 2: first color = pea green, second color = purple 2.

Sew Squares together to make a strip.

3.

Cut 6 strands of light blue, each about 17 in.

(43 cm) long.

4.

Hold strands together and fold in half.

With crochet hook, draw fold through center at one end of Bookmark, forming a loop.

Pull ends of yarn through this loop.

Pull to tighten.5.

Separate strands into 2 groups of 6 strands each.

Divide one group into 3 groups of 2 strands each and braid, knotting strands at end.

Trim remaining strands about 1 in.

(2.5 cm) shorter, then braid, knotting strands at end.



MEDIUM BOOKMARK 1.

Make 4 Mini Granny Squares in the following colors or colors as desired.

Squares 1 and 3: first color = hot pink, second color = pea green Squares 2 and 4: first color = sparkling peach, second color = emerald 2.

Sew Squares together to make a strip.

3.

Cut 2 strands each of sparkling peach, pea green, and hot pink, each about 17 in.

(43 cm) long.Repeat Steps 4 and 5 of Small Bookmark.



LARGE BOOKMARK 1.

Make 5 Mini Granny Squares in the following colors or colors as desired.

Square 1: first color = red, second color = dark blue Square 2: first color = hot pink, second color = dark blue Square 3: first color = sparkling peach, second color = dark blue Square 4: first color = pea green, second color = dark blue Square 5: first color = light blue, second color = dark blue 2.

Sew Squares together to make a strip.

3.

Cut 6 strands of dark blue, each about 17 in.

(43 cm) long.Repeat Steps 4 and 5 of Small Bookmark.



FINISHING Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
dc = double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sl st = slip stitch
sp(s) = space(s)


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