Sunday, 1 January 2017

Granny Triangle pattern asked for..

USA Terms 
 original picture

DK 4mm hook
Aran 5mm hook
make as many as you want to make a star or a complete blanket 

First colour: 2 finger, finger wrap of 5 wraps.

ROUND 1: first colour: ch 2 as first dc , 20dc, into circle, sl st to complete round.(21st)

ROUND 2: 2nd colour yarn in any st, 3ch as first t, dc in next st, 1hdc in the next 3 sts, dc in the next st, tr in the next st, chain 5 and repeat two more times for 3 sides, sl st to complete round (7sts each side)

ROUND 3: 2nd colour, You will be in the right place to start round 3, ch2 as first dc, 1dc in each of the next 6sts, 3dc, 3ch, 3dc in the corner space, 1dc, in every st, repeat corners and sides to end of round,  sl st to complete round. (13sts each side)

ROUND 4: first colour: sc in every st, with 2sc, 2ch, 2sc in the 3 corners, sl st to complete the round. 
(17sts each side)

ROUND 5: 2nd colour: starting in a ch 2 corner, ch2 counts as first dc, 2dc (making a granny shell),
 miss 2sts,  3dc (granny shell), in next st, repeat a granny shell in every third st.
in the corner ch2 sp,  do 3dc, 3ch, 3dc, repeat for all 3 sides, sl st to complete. (7 granny shells each side)

 from the original picture on my Google profile made into a giant star with 12 motifs


  1. Lovely pattern! Happy New Year, Sue!!

    Ingrid xx

    1. Thanks Ingrid, Happy New Year to you too xx