Cool Stripes Granny

Use a self-strip­ing yarn and make a cool throw in a jiffy! No need to change col­ors and each square looks dif­fer­ent!

Annie's Fast, Easy, Fun, Crochet Fall 2018 - - Contents - Design by Mar­gret Will­son

Skill Level

EASY

Fin­ished Mea­sure­ments

47 inches wide x 57 inches long

Ma­te­ri­als

• Red Heart Su­per Saver medium (worsted) weight acrylic yarn (7 oz/364 yds/ 198g per skein): 2 skeins #1102 fresh­mint 1 skein #385 royal

• Red Heart Su­per Saver Stripes medium (worsted) weight acrylic yarn (5 oz/236 yds/141g per skein): 11 skeins #4967 cool stripe

• Size H/8/5mm cro­chet hook or size needed to ob­tain gauge

• Ta­pes­try nee­dle

Gauge

Rnds 1–3 = 41/4 inches across

Pat­tern Notes

Weave in loose ends as work pro­gresses. Join with slip stitch as in­di­cated un­less oth­er­wise stated. Chain-3 at be­gin­ning of round counts as first dou­ble cro­chet un­less oth­er­wise stated. Chain- 4 at be­gin­ning of round counts as first tre­ble cro­chet un­less other stated.

Spe­cial Stitch

Sin­gle cro­chet join (sc join): Place slip knot on hook, in­sert hook in in­di­cated st, yo and pull up a lp, yo and draw through both lps on hook.

Granny Mo­tif

Make 80.

Rnd 1: With cool stripe, ch 5, join (see Pat­tern Notes) in first st to form a ring, ch 4 (see Pat­tern Notes), 23 tr in ring, join in top of beg ch- 4. (24 tr)

Rnd 2: Ch 1, (sc, ch 3, sc) in same st as join­ing, *(ch 2, sk next tr, sc in next tr) twice, ch 2, sk next tr**, (sc, ch 3, sc) in next tr, rep from * around end­ing last rep at **, join in first sc. (16 sc, 4 ch-3 sps, 12 ch-2 sps)

Rnd 3: Sl st in next sp, ch 3 (see Pat­tern Notes), (2 dc, ch 3, 3 dc) in same sp, *(sk next sc, 2 dc in next sp) 3 times, sk next sc**, (3 dc, ch 3, 3 dc) in next cor­ner ch-3 sp, rep from * around end­ing last rep at **, join in top of beg ch-3. (48 dc)

Rnd 4: Ch 3, dc in next dc, *sk next dc, (3 dc, ch 1, 3 dc) in next cor­ner ch-3 sp, sk next dc**, dc in each of next 10 dc, rep from * around end­ing last rep at **, dc in each of next 8 dc, join in top of beg ch-3. Fas­ten off. (64 dc)

Rnd 5: Sc join (see Spe­cial Stitch) fresh­mint in any ch-1 cor­ner sp, 2 sc in same sp, *sc in each st to next cor­ner**, 3 sc in cor­ner sp, rep from * around end­ing last rep at **, join in beg sc, fas­ten off. (76 sc)

Assem­bly

Sew mo­tifs tog mak­ing 10 rows of 8 mo­tifs each. Hold mo­tifs RS tog and us­ing fresh­mint whip­stitch (see il­lus­tra­tion) tog through both lps.

Bor­der

Rnd 1: Sc join fresh­mint in any cor­ner st, 2 sc in same st as join­ing, *sc in each st to next cor­ner**, 3 sc in cor­ner, rep from * around end­ing last rep at **, join in beg sc.

Rnd 2: Ch 1, sc in same st as join­ing, *3 sc in cor­ner, sc in each st to next cor­ner, rep from * around, join in beg sc. Fas­ten off.

Rnd 3: Sc join royal in any cor­ner st, ch 2 (counts as dc), (4 dc) in same st, *dc in each st to next cor­ner**, 5 dc in cor­ner, rep from * around end­ing last rep at **, join in top of beg ch-2.

Rnd 4: With royal, ch 1, sc in same st as join­ing, *sc in each st to next cor­ner st**, 3 sc in cor­ner st, rep from * around end­ing last rep at **, join in beg sc. Fas­ten off. 

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