Vibrant Vintage CAL
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VVCAL – Week 20

Welcome to the twentieth week of the Vibrant Vintage CAL!

We’ve made 48 squares so far – I think! hehe I lost count… But not much more to go!!

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Related Links

  • CAL Main info page – Please read thoroughly for fully-linked weekly schedule, design basics, and color selection
  • Find the PDF version as a free Ravelry download here: Wanda | Emily– PDF includes: Full pattern, charted instruction, and a condensed, printable PDF version of the pattern
  • Ravelry group – Join if you want to! Anyone can participate in this open CAL just by following along each week – subscribe to this site, or join the Rav group if you like
  • Facebook Group – Vibrant Vintage CAL (official) – Join if you like!
  • Basic USA crochet terms with tutorials from CrochetCabana.com
  • Finishing ends on squares (do them as you go!) Tons of info at Crochet Cabana

Each week, I’ll be posting 4 new “Fancy” granny square patterns. All you need to do this week is make 4 li’l squares!

 

 

4Squares and the color in which I worked them:

  • Wanda Square – SSDK: Fondant
  • plain Granny: multi
  • Emily Square – SSDK: Clematis
  • Plain granny MULTI! – Choose your colors ❤️❤️❤️😊

Wanda Square

For more info about the size of your squares, please see the Main Post.

Charted instruction:

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Written instruction:

Beg DC = (SC, Chain 1)

Beg TR = (SC, chain 2)

Popcorn = Work 4DC in indicated stitch, remove loop from hook, insert hook in first DC, Pull loop through to front of work, closing Popcorn

 

Foundation: Ch-3 and join in first Ch to make ring.

Round 1: All in ring, work Beg DC, Chain 3, (3DC, chain 3) 3 times, 2DC, join with sl st in Beg DC _12DC, 4 chain-3 space total_

Round 2: All in first chain space: (Beg TR, 2DC), ** Popcorn in next st, chain 1, skip 1 st, Popcorn in next st, (2DC, TR, 2DC) in chain space to make Corner. Repeat from ** 3 times, omitting final corner on third repeat. 2DC in first corner to complete it. Join with slip st in Beg TR._16 DC, 4 TR, 8 Popcorn, 4 chain-1 space total_

Round 3: All in same st as join: (Beg TR, 2DC) ** chain 1, skip 1 st, popcorn in next st, chain 1, DC in chain-1 space, chain 1, popcorn in next st, chain 1, make corner in TR, repeat from, ** 3 times, omitting final corner on third repeat, 2DC in first corner to complete it. Join with slip st in Beg TR. _20 DC, 4 TR, 8 Popcorn, 16 chain-1 space total

Round 4: All in same st as join: (Beg TR, 2DC) ** chain 1, skip 1 st, popcorn in next st, (chain 1, DC in chain-1 space) 2 times, chain 1, Popcorn in next st, chain 1, make Corner in TR, repeat from ** three times, omitting final corner on third repeat, 2DC in first corner to complete it. Join with slip st in Beg TR _24 DC, 4 TR, 8 popcorn, 20 chain-1 spaces total_

Round 5: All in same st as join: (Beg TR, 2DC) ** chain 1, skip 1 st, popcorn in next st, chain 1, DC in chain-1 space, chain 2, popcorn in next chain-1 space, chain 2, DC in next chain-1 space, chain 1, Popcorn in next st, chain 1, make Corner in TR, repeat from ** three times, omitting final corner on third repeat, 2DC in first corner to complete it. Join with slip st in Beg TR _24 DC, 4 TR, 12 popcorn, 16 chain-1 spaces, 8 chain-2 space total_

Round 6: 3SC in same st as join. ** SC in next 2 sts, chain space, and popcorn, (2 SC in next chain space, SC in next st) 5 times, SC in chain-1 space, SC in next 2 sts, 3SC in TR to make corner, repeat from ** 3 times, omitting final corner on third repeat. Join with a slip st in first SC. _88SC total_

 

Emily Square

Charted Instruction

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Written Instruction

Beg DC = (SC, Chain 1)

Beg Popcorn = Work Beg DC and 3DC in indicated stitch, remove loop from hook, insert hook in Beg DC, Pull loop through to front of work, closing Beg Popcorn

Popcorn = Work 4DC in indicated stitch, remove loop from hook, insert hook in first DC, Pull loop through to front of work, closing Popcorn

Foundation: Ch-5 and join in first Ch to make ring.

Round 1: All in ring, work 16SC, join with sl st in first SC _16 SC total_

Round 2: Beg Popcorn in first stitch, (chain 7, skip 1 st, Popcorn in next st) 7 times chain 4, work TR in Beg Popcorn. This will ensure that Round 3 begins in the center of the chain loop. _8 popcorn, 8 chain-7 space total_

Round 3: All in same chain space: (Beg DC, chain 3, 5DC) ** chain 3, SC in next chain space, chain 3, (5DC, chain 3, 5DC) in next chain space to make corner, repeat from ** 3 times, omitting final corner on third repeat. 4DC in first corner to complete it. Join with slip st in Beg DC. _40 DC, 12 chain-3 spaces, 4 SC total_

Round 4: All in first chain space: slip st, (Beg DC, chain 3, 4DC) ** chain 4, SC in next chain space, chain 3, SC in next chain space, chain 4, (4DC, chain 3, 4DC) in next chain space to make corner. Repeat from ** three times, omitting final corner on third repeat, 3DC in first corner to complete it. Join with slip st in Beg DC _32 DC, 8 SC, 8 chain-3 space, 8 chain-4 space total_

Round 5: 3SC in first chain space, ** SC in next 4 sts, 3SC in next 3 chain spaces, SC in next 4 sts, 3SC in next chain space to make corner. Repeat from ** 3 times, omitting final corner on third repeat, join with slip st to first SC _80 SC total_

Round 6: 3SC in corner SC. SC in all sts around, placing 3SC in 3 more corners. Join with a slip st in first SC. _88SC total_

 

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