• Free Patterns

    Vintage Flower Square

    A few days ago, a lady in the crochet group I attend posted a photo of a blanket her mother-in-law had made for her husband when he was a child (40 years ago!), asking if anyone knew the pattern. I didn’t, but I knew I could recreate it. And here it is! I drafted the sample in DK but I’d recommend Aran weight and a 5mm hook. The squares are joined as you go by slipping into the 2rd treble of the side shells and into the chain space at the corners. You need to know how to make htrs and puff stitches, but it’s a fairly simple design that’s…