As you crochet, guide the round 1 yarn ends along the top of the round 1, crochet as usual and the yarn ends will be hidden between the stitches. Repeat the same on hiding the yarn ends of round 3 when you crochet round 4.In order to make the pattern easier to read, I used the terms Granny Cluster and Granny Corner (refer the above note for the pattern) for the white part. Since there is no change in yarn color, place the white yarn end on top of the round 4 and crochet to hide it in the stitches. Rnd 1 – ch 3, 1 dc, ch1, *2 dc, ch1, * repeat until you have six spaces and six 2dc. Rnd 3 – ch3, dc6 in the 2-ch space, ch1, * dc7 in next 2-ch space, ch1, repeat * 5 times. Crochet hook, 3mm Abbreviations: sl knot = slip knot st = stitch ss = slip stitch (to fasten) ch = chain sc = single crochet dc = double crochet fo = fasten off Rnd = round Pattern: Base Round – sl knot, ch 6, ss into first ch to make a ring. ch 5, 2 dc in same space, *ch1, 2 dc, ch2, 2 dc in next space – repeat * 5 times, 1 dc and ss into the 3rd ch of the beginning round. Rnd 4 – New color: ch1, sc around and make a long stitch down in round 2 between each flower petal. [Note: ch1 in bold should be at the center of the flower petal, this is the corner of the hexagon] To join to the adjacent African Flower hexagon block, insert the hook to the matching ch stitch of another hexagon and do a ss instead of ch.Read this tips and tutorial on how to plan & crochet non-repetitive granny colors, and how many squares you will get with the yarn colors of your choice. Bring the yarn end up, lay between the yarn and the hook when you do the last stitch.Gauge / Tension: 1 square = 4″ x 4″ Material & Tool: 1. This will latch the yarn end in between the stitch. Row 18: Work across 9 sc with Color C, work 9 sc with Color B. Row 19: Work across 9 sc with Color B, work 9 sc with Color A.
Crochet hook, G / 4mm Abbreviations: (in USA terms) sl knot = slip knot st = stitch slst = slip stitch ch = chain dc = double crochet fo = fasten off Rnd = round Sunburst Granny CROCHET PATTERN Rnd 1 – [with yarn color A] sl knot, ch4, dc 11 on the 4th ch from the hook. Refer above crochet pattern to crochet the Sunburst Granny Square.
Row 16: (Right side) With Color A work 8 sc, FO Color A, finish last sc with Color B.
Row 17: With Color B work 2 sc in first st, sc in next 7 sts, join Color C and sc in next 7 sts, 2 sc in last st.
Join Color A by drawing through last two loops of last st.
Row 5: Increase by working 2 sc's in first and last stitches.