The Clematis Crochet Quilt: Part 4
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Crochet some unbe-leaf-able foliage for your flowers using the Leaf Block granny square pattern.
How to crochet the Leaf Block Granny Square
First things first…
You’ll use Colour D of your chosen colour pack to make 28 squares.
Where will they go on my quilt?
These squares will create the leaves on your quilt. We’ve used our Spring colour palette to make this quilt, so our shade of The Cotton One for Colour D is Forest Green. The squares are shown in our finished project here:
Buy your PDF pattern booklet, then read on for some handy hints to help you master the Leaf Block Granny Square. The Clematis Crochet Quilt pattern is written in US terminology - you can find out more about US and UK crochet terminologies on our blog here.
Need to familiarise yourself with the basics? Take a look at our crochet tutorial videos.
You’ll start by crocheting into a magic ring, then pull on the end of your yarn to close the circle, finishing off with a slip stitch into the 3rd chain from the start of the round.
In this round you’ll be creating a rounded square, working into chain spaces on opposite sides.
(3 dc, ch2, 2 dc) in same ch-sp, 3 dc, (2 dc, ch2, 3 dc) in same ch-sp
skip next 3 dc, (3 dc, ch2, 2 dc ) in same ch-sp
Finish off your square by alternating working single crochets into stitches, and double crochets into chain spaces, on opposite sides of the square.
(2 dc, ch2, 3 dc) in same ch-sp, skip 3 dc, 3 dc in next ch-sp, skip 3 dc, (3 dc, ch2, 2 dc) in same ch-sp
(3 dc, ch2, 2 dc) in same ch-sp, 7 sc, (2 dc, ch2, 3 dc) in same ch-sp