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Free Crochet Pattern: Granny Square Sampler Coaster Set

by Kayla K on July 13, 2012

If a full fledged granny afghan is too “groovy” for you this coaster set could be your cup of tea.

Or, more correctly, hold your cup of tea.

Granny Square Sampler Coaster Set

Each of the four coaster measures 4” across without picot.

You will need

  • #10 crochet thread in 5 colors: Red, Pink, Yellow, Blue, Purple
  • #10 crochet thread in white
  • #7 steel crochet hook

Notes:

Chain-3 at beginning of round counts as first double-crochet of round.

Refer to the Craft Yarn Council for standard abbreviations.

Basic Granny:

Round 1: Ch 4. In fourth ch from hook work 2 dc, ch 2, *3 dc, ch 2* twice, 3 dc, hdc to top of 4th ch.

Round 2: Ch 3. In sp formed by hdc at end of prev rnd work 2 dc, ch 2, 3 dc. *3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc* in each ch-2 sp. Join w sl st to first dc of rnd.

Round 3: Ch 3. Work 2 dc in same sp. Work 3 dc in each sp bet 3-dc groups and work 3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc in each ch-2 corner sp. Join w sl st to first dc.

Repeat Round 3 for all subsequent rounds.

Joining Round:

Work round as for Basic Granny.  On edges to be joined to other squares work 1 sc in opposite square between every ch-3 group and in each ch-2 corner sp.

Picot Edge:

With white thread, join with sc in any dc. Sc in next 2 sp. *Ch 3, sl st in 3rd ch from hook (picot made), sc in next 3 st* around. Join w sl st to first sc of rnd.

Coaster #1:

Work Basic Granny:

Rounds 1&2: Pink

Rounds 3&4: Yellow

Rounds 5&6: Blue

Rounds 7&8: Purple

Rounds 9&10: Red

Weave in all ends and work picot edging.

Coaster #2:

Work two Basic Granny squares as follows:

Round 1: Pink

Round 2: Yellow

Round 3: Blue

Round 4: Purple

Round 5: Red

Lay out blocks as pictured.

Work two Basic Granny squares as follows:

Round 1: Red

Round 2: Purple

Round 3: Blue

Round 4: Yellow

Round 5: Work joining round in pink.

Weave in all ends and work picot edging.

Coaster #3

Work two Basic Granny squares as follows:

Rounds 1&2: Purple

Rounds 3&4: Yellow

Lay out blocks as pictured. Work two Basic Granny squares as follows:

Rounds 1&2: Red

Round 3: Blue

Round 4: Work joining round in blue

Work 2 rounds in pink.

Weave in all ends and work picot edging.

Coaster #4

Work five Basic Granny squares as follows:

Rounds 1&2: Purple

Round 3: Yellow

Lay out blocks as pictured.  Work four Basic Granny squares as follows:

Rounds 1&2: Red

Round 3: Work joining round in blue

Weave in all ends and work picot edging.

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1 Susie at ProsperityStuff July 13, 2012 at 6:53 am

So delicate and tiny! I’ve made granny squares, but usually with thick cotton yarn – I don’t think I’ve ever made granny squares that little, and these are adorable and beautiful!

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