MooglyCAL2022 Block #11 is a sweet granny puff "inception!" Blocks within a block make up the No Place Like Home Square, courtesy of Fiber Flux! Get all the details for this free crochet along, as well as the free pattern link below!
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The 2022 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 Layered Cake Square and Darla's Daisy
February Heart Filled Square and Expectation Square
March Echo Square, Rocky Mountain Spiral, and Zinnia Blossom
April Elizabeth Rose and Albertine Crochet Square
May Flower Square and THIS POST
June 9 and 23
July 7 and 21
August 4 and 18
September 1, 15, and 29
October 13, and 27
November 10 and 23
No Place Like Home Square
by Fiber Flux
Above is her square, made in 4 colors. Below is my CAL square, in my 6 colors!
My Notes: You'll want to take a little time to plan your colors with this one - and I can't wait to see your squares! Every one is going to be so unique. Will you work all the puff rounds in the same color or mix it up? Jennifer has included a video tutorial for the JAYGO technique used here - I do recommend watching it if you're new to this join! As you make your first square, be sure to measure it. If it's more than 4" across, you'll need to do some adjusting, or your final square will be too big!
Helpful Links and Tutorials: Magic Circle; Puff Stitch; Join with Hdc; and Seamless Finishing.
Sizing: In order to keep my square from going over 12", I worked the JAYGO technique with sc sts instead of hdc. However, everyone's gauge and tension levels 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.
What I Did: I used a Furls US-J, 6.0 mm hook, and Red Heart With Love, and my color scheme was as follows (see pics for more info on placement):
3 Squares - Rnds 1-3: Tangerine
2 Squares - Rnds 1-3: Cornsilk
2 Squares - Rnds 1-3: Iced Aqua
2 Squares - Rnds 1-3: Lettuce
This square required moderate blocking. I used the wet blocking method, or you could use a light steam.
CLICK HERE FOR THE PATTERN AND VIDEO FOR BLOCK #11!
PLEASE NOTE: The designers all hold individual copyrights for their patterns. They may choose to make videos of their patterns, and you can certainly request them from the designers. In addition, there are videos linked in the notes for specific stitches and techniques that may help you with the pattern.
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