Dogwood Blossom 8 to 16 Point Round Ripple

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I was intrigued by the round ripple patterns that increase in the number of points so I set out to make my own pattern ( Visit Monica Kennedy’s Craftsy Pattern Store »). The dogwood blossom has always been a favorite of mine and I have made granny squares with them often. I thought it would be perfect to use the granny square as the means to increase points. This pattern increases from an 8 point round ripple to a 16 point round ripple. With the delicate yarn and big hook you will end up with a gorgeous heirloom quality afghan sized for a baby/toddler that will make an unforgettable baby shower gift or can be used as a doily on the back of a chair or couch.

What I also love about this pattern is the use of the L hook. It is larger than suggested for the yarn weight, but it works quickly and adds softness to the finished product and also gives it a very delicate lacey appearance. It is also very good for people with eyesight issues or dexterity problems because the larger hook and stitches are easier to do.
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Skill Level: Intermediate

Color A: Bernat Baby Coordinates White – ½ skein

Color B: Bernat Baby Coordinates Baby Pink – 1 skein (1 skein = 6 ounces (170 grams, or 471 yards)

Color C: Bernat Baby Coordinates Sweet Pink – ¾ skein

Color D: Bernat Baby Coordinates Iced Mint – ¼ skein

Hook: 8.00 mm / L US

Finished size: 46 inches

Gauge: 4 stitches per inch


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My Other Patterns:

Lilly Pond Eight Point Round Ripple Crochet Afghan Pattern

Sweet Princess Cocoonghan (Uses Crocodile Stitch

Dogwood Blossom 8 to 16 Point Round Ripple Pattern

Sunshine Round Ripple Baby Afghan Pattern

Girlie Flower Baby Afghan Pattern (Crochet)

Little Boy Blue 8 Point Round Ripple Baby Afghan

Eight Point Round Ripple Crochet Preemie Afghan

Monica’s Simple Ripple Crochet Baby Blanket

Quick Stripes Baby Afghan

Pretty in Pink Toddler Sundress Crochet Pattern

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I have been a Gather.com member for 5 1/2 yrs. I came here for a fiction writing contest and have enjoyed sharing many forms of writings, pictures, and videos. I was surprised to have great success with sharing my crochet patterns. I love to crochet but

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