January Square


 12 inch square

Copyright 2002 

By Melissa R. Majewski

Materials

Size H hook

Approx 2 oz of main color WW yarn
Approx 1 oz of contrasting color WW yarn

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 (with main color)
Ch 5, join to create ring.

Rnd 1-Ch 1,sc in ring (ch 3, sc in ring) 7 times, ch 3, join in beg sc.

Rnd 2-Sl st in 1st ch 3 sp, ch 1 (sc, hdc, dc, hdc, sc) in each ch 3 sp around,
join in beg sc.  Finish off main color.

(with contrasting color)
Rnd 3-Join w/ a sl st in any dc, ch 3, dc, ch 2, 2 dc in sm sp, ch 2, sc
in next dc, ch 2 ( 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc in next dc, ch 2, sc in next dc, ch 2)
rep around, join in 3rd ch of beg ch 3.

Rnd 4-Ch 3, dc in next dc ( 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc in next ch 2 corner, dc in
next 2 dc, 2 dc in next ch 2 sp, dc in next sc, 2 dc in next ch 2 sp, dc in
last 2 dc's) 3 times, 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc in next ch 2 corner, dc in next 2 dc, 2
dc in next ch 2 sp, dc in next sc, 2 dc in next ch 2 sp, join in 3rd ch of
beg ch 3. Finish off contrasting color.

(with main color)
Rnd 5- Join w/ a sl st in any ch 2 corner, ch 3, dc, ch 2, 2 dc in sm sp,
ch 1, sk 1 dc, dc in next 2 dc<ch 1, sk 1 dc, dc in next dc, 3 times, ch 1,
sk 1 dc, dc in next 2 dc, ch 1, sk last dc ( 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc in next ch 2
corner, ch 1, sk 1 dc, dc in next 2 dc <ch 1, sk 1 dc, dc in next dc, 3
times, ch 1, sk 1 dc, dc in next 2 dc's, ch 1, sk last dc) 3 times, join
in 3rd ch of beg ch 3.

Rnd 6- Ch 4, sk last dc ( *2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc in next ch 2 corner, ch 1, sk
1 dc, dc in next dc, ch 1, sk ch 1 sp, dc in next dc <ch 1, sk 1 dc, dc in
next ch 1 sp, 4 times, ch 1, sk 1 dc, dc in next dc, ch 1, sk 1 dc, dc in
next dc, ch 1, sk ch 1 sp,* dc in next dc, ch 1, sk last dc) 3 times, rep
from * to * once more, join in 3rd ch of beg ch 4. Finish off main color.

(with contrasting color)
Rnd 7-Join w/ a sl st in any ch 2 corner, ch 3, dc, ch 2, 2 dc in sm sp,
dc in each dc and each ch 1 sp across ( 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc in next ch 2 corner,
dc in each dc and each ch 1 sp across) 3 times, join in 3rd ch of beg ch
3. Finish off contrasting color.

(with main color)
Rnd 8-Join w/ a sl st in any ch 2 corner, ch 3, dc, ch 2, 2 dc in sm sp,
ch 1, sk 1 dc <dc in next 2 dc, ch 1, sk 1 dc> across, (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc in
next ch 2 corner, ch 1, sk 1 dc,< dc in next 2 dc, ch 1, sk 1 dc, across)
rep around, join in 3rd ch of beg ch 3.

Rnd 9-Ch 3, dc in next dc (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc in next ch 2 corner dc in next
2 dc, and next ch 1 sp <ch 2, sk 2 dc, dc in next ch 1 sp, across, dc in
last 2 dc) rep around, join in 3rd ch of beg ch 3.

Rnd 10-Ch 3, dc in next 3 dc ( 2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc in next ch 2 corner, dc in
each dc and each ch 2 sp **place 2 dc's in each ch 2 sp** across) rep
around, join in 3rd ch of beg ch 3. Finish off main color.

(with contrasting color)
Rnd 11-Join w/ a sl st in any ch 2 corner, ch 1, 3 sc in sm sp, sc in each
st across, ( 3 sc in next ch 2 sp, sc in each st across) rep around, join
in beg sc. Finish off.  Weave in all ends.