Roadside Flower And Coordinating Square

Roadside Flower

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Main Square

Round 1: With CA ch4, 15dc in 4th st from hook. Join with a sl st to top of ch3. 16dc

Round 2: ch3 counts as a dc, fpdc around same st as joining. * dc in next st, fpdc around same st you just worked in* 15 times. Join with a sl st to top of ch3. 16dc, 16fpdc

Round 3: ch3 counts as a dc, dc in same st as joining, fpdc next st(around fpdc from previous round) , *2dc in next st, fpdc in next st * 15 times. Join with a sl st to top of ch3. 32dc, 16fpdc

Round 4: ch3 counts as a dc, dc in same st as joining, dc in next dc, fpdc in next st, * 2dc in next st, dc in next st, fpdc in next *15 times. Join with a sl st to top of ch3. Finish Off 48dc, 16fpdc

Round 5: With CB join with a sc to the top of any fpdc. In the same st work 1hdc, 1dc, 7tr, 1dc, 1hdc, 1sc. * (ch1 skip 3 sts), sc, hdc, dc, 7tr, dc, hdc, sc in next st * 15 times then ( ) once. Join with a sl st to 1st sc. Finish Off. 16 petals each having 2sc, 2hdc, 2dc, 7tr, 16 ch1 sps If you think it will help mark the 4th tr of each petal to know where they are for round 10.

Round 6Round 6: With CC and enclosing the ch1 from round 5 join with a sc in the middle dc of the 3dc you skipped from round 5, ch3, * enclosing the ch1 from round 5 work a sc in the middle dc of the 3dc you skipped from round 5, ch3 * 15 times. Join with a sl st to 1st sc. 16sc, 16 ch3 sps

Round 7: Sl st to 1st ch3 sp, ch1, * 4sc in same sp * 16 times. Join with a sl st to 1st sc. 64sc

Round 8: ch3 counts as a dc, dc in same st as joining, dc in next 3dc, * 2dc in next st, dc in next 3dc * 15 times. Join with a sl st to top of ch3. 80dc

Round 9: ch3 counts as a dc, dc in same st as joining, dc in next 4dc, * 2dc in next st, dc in next 4dc * 15 times. Join with a sl st to top of ch3. 96dc

Round 10Round 10: ch1, sc in same st, sc next 2 sts, * (in next st work sc while working in the middle tr of petal at the same time), sc next 5 sts * 15 times, then ( ) once more, sc in next 2 sts. Join with a sl st to 1st sc. 96sc

Round 11: ch4 counts as a tr, tr, ch1, 2tr in same st, * (tr in next st, dc in next 2 sts, hdc in next 3 sts, sc in next11 sts, hdc in next 3 sts, dc in next 2 dc, tr in next st), 2tr, ch1, 2tr in next st * 3 times then ( ) once more. Join with a sl st to top of ch4. 24tr, 16dc, 24hdc, 44sc, 4 ch1 sp

Round 12: ch3 counts as a dc, dc in next st, * (2dc, ch2, 2dc in ch2 sp), dc in next 27 sts * 3 times, then ( ), dc in next 25 sts. Join with a sl st to top of ch3. Fasten Off. 124dc, 4 ch2 sp

Round 13: With CA join with a sc in any corner sp, 2sc in same space. * (sc in next 31 sts), 3sc in corner sp * 3 times then ( ) once. Join with a sl st to 1st sc. Fasten Off. 136sc

Round 14: With CB join with a sc in any corner sp, 2sc in same space. * (sc in next 33 sts), 3sc in corner sp * 3 times then ( ) once. Join with a sl st to 1st sc. Fasten Off. 144sc

Round 15: With CC join with a sl st to any middle sc of sc corner from previous round, ch3 counts as a dc, dc, ch2, 2dc in same st, * (dc in next 35 sts), 2dc, ch2, 2dc in next st * 3 times then ( ) once more. Fasten Off. 156dc. 4 ch2 sp


Coordinating Square

Round 1: With CA ch4, 15dc in 4th st from hook. Join with a sl st to top of ch3. 16dc

Round 2: ch3 counts as a dc, fpdc around same st as joining. * dc in next st, fpdc around same st you just worked in* 15 times. Join with a sl st to top of ch3. 16dc, 16fpdc

Round 3: ch3 counts as a dc, dc in same st as joining, fpdc next st(around fpdc from previous round) , *2dc in next st, fpdc in next st * 15 times. Join with a sl st to top of ch3. 32dc, 16fpdc

Round 4: ch3 counts as a dc, dc in same st as joining, dc in next dc, fpdc in next st, * 2dc in next st, dc in next st, fpdc in next *15 times. Join with a sl st to top of ch3. 48dc, 16fpdc

Round 5: ch1, sc in same as joining, sc in next 2 sts, * fphdc around next st should be fpdc of prev rnd, sc next 3 sts * 15 times, fphdc around next st should be fpdc of prev rnd, join with a sl st to 1st sc. 48sc, 16fphdc

Round 6: ch3 counts as a dc, dc in same st as joining, dc in next 3sts, * 2dc in next st, dc in next 3sts * 15 times. Join with a sl st to top of ch3. 80dc

Round 7: ch3 counts as a dc, dc in same st as joining, dc in next 4dc, * 2dc in next st, dc in next 4dc * 15 times. Join with a sl st to top of ch3. 96dc

Round 8: ch1, sc in each st around. NOTE: If you find that the square is too small use hdc instead. 96hdc

Round 9: ch4 counts as a tr, tr, ch1, 2tr in same st, * (tr in next st, dc in next 2 sts, hdc in next 3 sts, sc in next11 sts, hdc in next 3 sts, dc in next 2 dc, tr in next st), 2tr, ch1, 2tr in next st * 3 times then ( ) once more. Joinwith a sl st to top of ch4. 24tr, 16dc, 24hdc, 44sc, 4 ch1 sp

Round 10: ch3 counts as a dc, dc in next st, * (2dc, ch2, 2dc in ch2 sp), dc in next 27 sts * 3 times, then ( ), dc in next 25 sts. Join with a sl st to top of ch3. Fasten Off. 124dc, 4 ch2 sp

Round 11: With CA join with a sc in any corner sp, 2sc in same space. * (sc in next 31 sts), 3sc in corner sp * 3 times then ( ) once. Join with a sl st to 1st sc. Fasten Off. 136sc

Round 12: With CB join with a sc in any corner sp, 2sc in same space. * (sc in next 33 sts), 3sc in corner sp * 3 times then ( ) once. Join with a sl st to 1st sc. Fasten Off. 144sc

Round 13: With CC join with a sl st to any middle sc of sc corner from previous round, ch3 counts as a dc, dc, ch2, 2dc in same st, * (dc in next 35 sts), 2dc, ch2, 2dc in next st * 3 times then ( ) once more. Fasten Off. 156dc. 4 ch2 sp

Language

US Terms US Terms

Skill Level

Easy

Size

12 Inches

Gauge

After round 4 pieces is 5 inches wide.

Materials Needed

  • Worsted weight yarn in 3 colors - CA, CB, & CC
  • 5mm (H) crochet hook
  • Tapestry needle

Stitches Used

  • sl st - slip stitch
  • ch - chain(s)
  • sc - single crochet
  • hdc - half double crochet
  • dc - double crochet
  • tr - triple crochet
  • fphdc - front post half double crochet
  • fpdc - front post double crochet