Graphic, stunning colorwork stars in MooglyCAL2022 Block #4! The Expectation Square is courtesy of Oombawka Design, and it’s a crochet work of art. 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 THIS POST
March 3, 17, and 31
April 14, and 28
May 12 and 26
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
by Oombawka Design
Above is her square, made in 4 colors! Below is my CAL square, in my 6 colors!
My Notes: This is such a beautiful design – and easier than it looks! Rhondda has created a stunning block with well-written instructions and provided step-by-step photos for each round, as well as a video tutorial. As always, be sure to read all the special stitches and notes at the beginning!
Helpful Links and Tutorials: Join with Single Crochet; Seamless Finishing; and Back Loop Only.
Sizing: My square came out the the right size as written, but 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.
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:
Rnd 1-2, 4, 6, 8, 10: White
Rnd 3, 5, 7, 9: Pewter
Rnd 11: Tangerine
Rnd 12: Cornsilk
Rnd 13: Lettuce
Rnd 14: Iced Aqua
Rnd 15: Lettuce
Rnd 16: Cornsilk
Rnd 17: Tangerine
Rnd 18: Iced Aqua
Rnd 19: Pewter
This square required mild blocking. I used the wet blocking method, or you could use light steam.
CLICK HERE FOR THE PATTERN FOR BLOCK #4!
And CLICK HERE for the TUTORIAL VIDEO for BLOCK #4!
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.
To print or download the pattern for free you can use the Print Friendly button (if provided on the site) or CLICK HERE for PrintFriendly.com and enter the pattern URL there. If you need help with Print Friendly, please see the tutorial here. Or you can copy and paste it to a word style document. Alternatively, if you are on a mobile device or tablet, you can bookmark the live page (which always guarantees you’ll see the latest version) or take screenshots.
Show Off Your Squares!
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