Saturday, July 1, 2017

Free Crochet Pattern, Softie Block C

Softie
Block “C”
EveryDayWomanCrochet

designs by Sheri K.






FINISHED MEASUREMENTS:
Each side measures 6” square.

SKILL LEVEL:
Advanced.


MATERIALS:

Red Heart Classic Worsted Weight Yarn:
·         28 yards Color A (#261/Maize)
·         38 yards Color B (#848/Skipper Blue)
·         38 yards Color C (#737/Pink)
·         33 yards Color D (#902/Jockey Red)
·         49 yards Color E (#401/Nickel)

Crochet hook size G/6-4.00mm
Yarn Needle (for working in ends)
Polyester fiberfill.

GAUGE:
7 single crochet X 7 rows = 2” square.

STITCHES USED /ABBREVIATIONS:

·         Color A = CA
·         Color B = CB
·         Color C = CC
·         Color D = CD
·         Color E = CE
·         Chain = ch
·         Slip stitch = sl st
·         Single Crochet = sc
·         Back loop only – blo
·         Front loop only = flo
·         Carry color across = (cca)
·         Carry color forward = (ccf)
·         Surface slip stitch = Ssl st.

PATTERN NOTES:

The Sides are worked in one piece, with the Corners added on at the end. The Top and Bottom are worked separately and then crocheted onto the Sides.

Weave in ends as work progresses.

The chain-1 at the beginning of the rows DOES NOT count as a stitch.

When changing colors, work with current color until 1 stitch remains, change to new color on the last yarn over when working the remaining stitch. Work with changed color until another color change is indicated.

A downloadable/printable PDF is available at the bottom of the post.

PATTERN INSTRUCTIONS:

SIDES:

SIDE 1:

With CA ch 21.

Row 1: Work 1 sc in the 2nd ch from the hook, 1 sc in each of the next 19 chs across.

Rows 2 – 19: Ch 1, turn. Work 1 sc in each of the 20 sc across.

Row 20: Ch 1, turn. Work 1 sc in each of the 20 sc across changing to CB. Fasten off CA ONLY.




SIDE 2:

Row 21: (Right Side Row): Ch 1, turn. Working in blo for this row only, work 1 sc in blo of each of the next 10 sc changing to CC (ccf); work 1 sc in the blo of each of the next 10 sc.

Row 22: Ch 1, turn. Work 1 sc in each of the next 10 sc changing to CB (ccf); work 1 sc in each of the next 10 sc.

Row 23: Ch 1, turn. Work 1 sc in each of the next 10 sc changing to CC (ccf); work 1 sc in each of the next 10 sc.

Row 24: Ch 1, turn. Work 1 sc in each of the next 10 sc changing to CB (cca); work 1 sc in each of the next 10 sc changing to CC (cca).

Row 25: Ch 1, turn. Work 1 sc in each of the next 10 sc changing to CB (ccf); work 1 sc in each of the next 10 sc.

Row 26: Ch 1, turn. Work 1 sc in each of the next 10 sc changing to CC (ccf); work 1 sc in each of the next 10 sc.

Row 27: Ch 1, turn. Work 1 sc in each of the next 10 sc changing to CB (ccf); work 1 sc in each of the next 10 sc.

Row 28: Ch 1, turn. Work 1 sc in each of the next 10 sc changing to CC (cca); work 1 sc in each of the next 10 sc changing to CB (cca).

Row 29: Ch 1, turn. Work 1 sc in each of the next 10 sc changing to CC (ccf); work 1 sc in each of the next 10 sc.

Rows 30 – 36: Consecutively repeat Rows 22 – 28.

Row 37: Repeat Row 29.

Rows 38 and 39: Consecutively repeat Rows 22 and 23.


Row 40: Ch 1, turn. Work 1 sc in each of the next 10 sc changing to CC (Fasten off CB); work 1 sc in each of the next 10 sc changing to CD. Fasten off CC.




SIDE 3:

Row 41: Ch 1, turn. Working in blo for this row only, work 1 sc in blo of each of the 20 sc across.

Rows 42 – 59: Ch 1, turn. Work 1 sc in each of the 20 sc across.


Row 60: Ch 1, turn. Work 1 sc in each of the 20 sc across changing to CE, fasten off CD only.





SIDE 4:

Row 61: Ch 1, turn. Work 1 sc in the blo of each of the 20 sc across.

Row 62: Ch 1, turn. Work 1 sc in the flo of each of the 20 sc across.

Rows 63 – 78: [Consecutively repeat Rows 61 and 62] 8 times.
Fasten off




CROWN DESIGN:

The Crown Design is worked on the surface of Side 1 using the Ssl st.


For each Ssl st indicated, first count the all stitches on the surface of the Side in the indicated direction then work the Ssl st. All stitches and directions are counted from the current location of the hook making sure the Side is positioned according to the initial positioning instructions. 

Work on Side 1 with the beginning chain towards the right and the last row worked on the left with the ends of the rows towards you.

OUTLINE:

Using CE, beginning on the right bottom corner of Side 1, count 6 stitches up, then count 3 stitches to the left. Join yarn.

Sslst 1 – 10: Count 1 stitch up, work a ssl st
Ssl st 11: Count 1 stitch left and 1 stitch down, work a ssl st.

Note: after each Ssl st count instruction “…” means “work a ssl st.”

Ssl st 12: Count 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 13 – 15: Count 1 stitch left and 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 16: Count 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 17: Count 1 stitch left and 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 18: Count 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 19: Count 1 stitch left and 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 20: Count 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 21: Count 1 stitch left and 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 22: Count 1 stitch left and 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 23: Count 1 stitch down…

Ssl st 24: Count 1 stitch left and 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 25: Count 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 26: Count 1 stitch left and 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 27: Count 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 28 – 30: Count 1 stitch left and 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 31: Count 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 32: Count 1 stitch left and 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 33 – 42: Count 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 43: Count 1 stitch right…
Ssl st 44: Count 1 stitch right and 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 45 and 46: Count 1 stitch right…
Ssl st 47: Count 1 stitch right and 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 48 – 51: Count 1 stitch right…
Ssl st 52: Count 1 stitch right and 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 53 and 54: Count 1 stitch right…
Ssl st 55: Count 1 stitch right and 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 56: Count 1 stitch right…

Fasten off.

STRIPE 1:

Join CB in the same stitch as Outline Ssl st 40 was worked.

Repeat Outline Ssl st 43 – 56.

Fasten off.

STRIPE 2:

Join CB in the same stitch as Outline Ssl st 41 was worked.

Repeat Outline Ssl st 43 – 56.

Fasten off.

JEWEL:

Locate Outline Ssl st 21, count 4 stitches down. Join CD.

Ssl st 1: Count 1 stitch right and 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 2: Count 1 stitch left and 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 3: Count 1 stitch left and 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 4: Count 1 stitch right and 1 stitch up…

Fasten off.







CORNERS:

1st Corner: Fold the Sides so that the beginning ch on Side 1 is lined up with the sc of Row 78 on Side 4 and the wrong sides are together. Working through BOTH the beginning ch and Row 73 sc together, join CE in the 1st set of stitches. Ch 1, continuing to work through BOTH together, sc in the same stitches as joining, 1 sc in each of the next 19 stitches across. Fasten off.

2nd Corner: Working in the unused front loops on Row 20, join CE in the 1st unused front loop. Ch 1, work 1 sc in the same stitch as joining, 1 sc in each of the next 19 unused front loops. Fasten off.

3rd Corner: With CE and working in the unused front loops on Row 40, repeat 2nd Corner.

4th Corner: With CE and working in the unused front loops on Row 60, repeat 2nd Corner.





TOP:

With CB ch 21.

Row 1: Work 1 sc in the 2nd ch from hook, 1 sc in each of the next 19 chs.

Rows 2 – 20: Ch 1, turn. Work 1 sc in each of the 20 sc across.

Fasten off.


CAPITAL “C”

Locate the right end of Row 6. Count 6 stitches to the left, join CA.

Ssl st 1 and 2: Count 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 3: Count 1 stitch left and 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 4 – 6: Count 1 stitch left…
Ssl st 7: Count 1 stitch left and 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 8: Count 1 stitch left…
Ssl st 9 and 10: Count 1 stitch left and 1 stitch up.…
Ssl st 11: Count 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 12: Count 1 stitch left and 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 13 – 16: Count 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 17: Count 1 stitch right and 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 18: Count 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 19 and 20: Count 1 stitch right and 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 21: Count 1 stitch right…
Ssl st 22: Count 1 stitch right and 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 23 – 25: Count 1 stitch right…
Ssl st 26: Count 1 stitch right and 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 27 and 28: Count 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 29: Count 1 stitch left…
Ssl st 30: Count 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 31: Count 1 stitch left and 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 32 and 33: Count 1 stitch left…
Ssl st 34: Count 1 stitch left and 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 35: Count 1 stitch left…
Ssl st 36: Count 1 stitch left and 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 37: Count 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 38: Count 1 stitch left and 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 39 – 42: Count 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 43: Count 1 stitch right and 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 44: Count 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 45: Count 1 stitch right and 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 46: Count 1 stitch right…
Ssl st 47: Count 1 stitch right and 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 48 and 49: Count 1 stitch right…
Ssl st 50: Count 1 stitch right and 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 51: Count 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 52: Count 1 stitch right…

Fasten off.

TOP JOINING:

The Top will be joined to the Sides by working through BOTH the edges of the Top and Sides together, using CE.

With wrong sides facing each other, line up Row 20 of Top with the ends of the rows of any Side section. Join yarn in the 1st sc, *work 20 sc evenly across. Insert hook in the same stitch as last stitch worked in of Top ONLY, insert hook into the end sc of corresponding Corner, pull up a loop through both stitches together to work a sc.**

[Continuing to work around the Top and Sides together, with wrong sides facing each other and joining the next edge of the Top to the next Side, repeat from * to **] 3 times. Join with a sl st in the 1st sc.

Fasten off.







BOTTOM:

With CC ch 21.

Row 1: Work 1 sc in the 2nd ch from the hook, 1 sc in each of the next 19 chs.

Rows 2 – 20: Ch 1, turn. Work 1 sc in each of the 20 sc across.

Fasten off.


LOWER CASE “c”:

See Page 15 for Chart,

With the beginning ch towards you locate the right end of Row 3, count 5 stitches to the left, join CD.

Ssl st 1: Count 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 2: Count 1 stitch left…
Ssl st 3: Count 1 stitch left and 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 4 – 6: Count 1 stitch left…
Ssl st 7 and 8: Count 1 stitch left and 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 9: Count 1 stitch left…
Ssl st 10 – 12: Count 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 13: Count 1 stitch right…
Ssl st 14 and 15: Count 1 stitch right and 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 16 – 18: Count 1 stitch right…
Ssl st 19: Count 1 stitch right and 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 20: Count 1 stitch right…
Ssl st 21: Count 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 22: Count 1 stitch left and 1 stitch up…
Ssl st 23 – 26: Count 1 stitch left…
Ssl st 27 and 28: Count 1 stitch left and 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 29: Count 1 stitch left…
Ssl st 30: Count 1 stitch left and 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 31 – 33: Count 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 34: Count 1 stitch right and 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 35: Count 1 stitch right…
Ssl st 36 – 37: Count 1 stitch right and 1 stitch down…
Ssl st 38 – 41: Count 1 stitch right…
Ssl st 42: Count 1 stitch right and 1 stitch up…

Fasten off.


BOTTOM JOINING:

Stuff the Sides with fiberfill.


Join the Bottom to the Sides in the same way as the Top Joining.







Softie
Block “C”

By
EveryDayWomanCrochet
designs by Sheri K.
Original Publishing Date:
February 15, 2017

This pattern is intellectual property of EveryDayWomanCrochet designs by Sheri K.

The purchaser of this pattern may not reproduce, publish, or share this pattern in whole or in part. They may, however, sell any number of finished items crocheted from this pattern.



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