MooglyCAL2021 Block 7 is a beautiful square by Carolyn Christmas of Pink Mambo! This block includes lots of options and gorgeous stitching. Read on for all the details, and for the link to Block #7 in this free year-long crochet along!
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The 2021 Moogly CAL Schedule
Each number represents the date of that month that the square will be shared here on Moogly. After its release, the number will be replaced with a link to that square's post on subsequent square's posts.
January Come Together and Quilt Ladies Square
February Resilience and Diagonal Chevrons
March Ternion Square and Guiding Light
April THIS POST, 15, and 29
May 13 and 27
June 10 and 24
July 8 and 22
August 5 and 19
September 2, 16, and 30
October 14, and 28
November 11 and 24
All Fool's Day Square
by Carolyn Christmas on Pink Mambo
Above is the original, made with 4 colors of With Love. Below is my version, made in my 4 colors of With Love!
My Notes: This square features some fun and unexpected moves! There's a gorgeous mix of stitches, and lots of options to help you get your perfect square - in the perfect size.
Sizing: Carolyn provides several options for the last round, so you're sure to get just the right size. I ended up using the hdc option for Rnd 12. As a rule of thumb, if your square comes to about 11.5", then go with the sc. If it's 11", go with the hdc, and if it's any smaller, go with the dc.
Remember, everyone's gauge and tension level are different so be sure to measure as you go. Learn how to adjust for size HERE to make sure all your squares are the same size. Remember that the 12″ is measured across and up and down – not diagonally corner to corner.
Color A: Lettuce
Color B: Celtic
Color C: Tangerine
Color D: Eggshell
This square required minimal blocking! I used the wet blocking method, or you could use light steam.
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