Kingfield Square

Designed by Julie A. Bolduc

Imagine a bunch of these squares put together to make an afghan. It would make a lacy afghan. Or if you use size 10 crochet cotton, you could make a very attractive placemat with several of these.

Materials Needed:
Small amount worsted weight yarn. Red Heart in raspberry was used.
Size H aluminum crochet hook
Yarn Needle

Gauge: 4dc=1"
Finished Size: =6"x6"
Yarn Thickness: 4mm
Skill Level: Easy

Instructions

RND 1: Ch4, join w/slst to first ch to form ring. Slst into ring. Ch3, dc in ring. Ch3. *2dc in ring. Ch3. Rep from * 2 times more. Join w/slst to top of ch3.

RND 2: Slst into first sp between dc. Ch3, dc, ch3, 2dc in same sp. Ch1, sc in ch3 sp. Ch1. *2dc, ch3, 2dc in next sp bet next 2 dc. Ch1. Sc in next ch3 sp. ch1. Rep from * around. Join w/slst to top of ch3.

RND 3: Slst to the next ch3 corner sp. Ch3, dc, ch3, 2dc in same ch3 corner sp. Ch1. (2dc in next ch1 sp, Ch1, twice.) *2dc, ch3, 2dc in next ch3 corner sp. Ch1. Rep bet (). Rep from * around. Join w/slst to top of ch3.

RND 4: Slst to the next ch3 corner sp. Sc in same sp. Ch3, sc in same sp. Ch3. (Sc in next ch1 sp, ch3, twice.) *Sc, ch3, sc in next ch3 corner sp. Ch3. Rep bet (). Rep from * around. Join w/slst to first sc.

RND 5: Slst into the first ch3 sp which should be in the corner. Ch3, 2dc, ch2, 3dc in ch3 corner lp. 3dc in each of the next 4 ch3 sps. *3dc, ch2, 3dc in next ch3 corner lp. 3dc in each of the next 4 ch3 sps. Rep from * around. Join w/slst to top of ch3.

RND 6: Ch1, sc in same st as slst. Sc in each of the next 2 sts. *2sc, ch2, 2sc in next ch2 corner sp. Sc in each sc across to next corner. Rep from * around. Join w/slst to first sc. Fasten off and weave ends into work.

Design written on Wednesday, January 20, 1999. Copyright ©1999 By Julie A. Bolduc f101003