Hexagons, Octagons & Samosas, oh my!

I’ve done some more updating of my older crochet patterns. ThisΒ time it was Myrtle In The Round, Epic Picot Hexagon, Granny Was Framed, Samosa Purse and Octagonal Flower.

And once again, here are the before and afters! All these patterns are FREE πŸ™‚

 

Octagonal Flower

American Crochet Terms used throughout.

Materials:
DK weight yarn in 3 colours
4.00mm hook

Finished Size:
Approximately 6.5″/17cm across

Abbreviations
ch – chain
sc – single crochet
hdc – half double crochet
dc – double crochet
tr – treble crochet
sl st – slip stitch
sk – skip
st(s) – stitch(es)
beg – beginning
yo – yarn over
mc – magic circle
4dctog – 4dc together (Yo, insert hook in 3ch space, draw a loop through, yo, draw through 2 loops) twice, repeat in next 3ch space, yo, draw through all 5 loops on hook.

Foundation Round: Using colour A, in mc, 1ch *1sc, 3ch* 8 times, sl st into 1st sc to join.

Round 1: 1ch, 1sc in same place, *3ch, 1dc in 3ch space, 3ch, 1sc* repeat from * to * 6 more times, 3ch, 1dc in 3ch space, 3ch, sl st in 1st sc to join.

Round 2: Sl st into first 3ch space, 2ch (counts as 1dc of 4dctog), 4dctog over the next two 3ch spaces, *5ch, work 4dctog over next two 3ch spaces* repeat from * to * 6 more times, 5ch, sl st in top of 1st 4dctog changing to colour B. Fasten off A.

Round 3: Using colour B, sl st into 1st 5ch space, 1ch, [1sc, 1hdc, 1dc, 1tr, 1dc, 1hdc, 1sc] in same space, *[1sc, 1hdc, 1dc, 1tr, 1dc, 1hdc, 1sc] in next 5ch space* 6 more times, sl st into 1st sc to join.

Round 4: 1ch, 1sc in same place, *working behind previous row, 5ch, 1sc in each of next 2 scs* repeat from * to * 6 more times, 5ch, 1sc in next sc, sl st in 1st sc to join.

Round 5: Sl st into 1st 5ch space, 1ch, [1sc, 1hdc, 1dc, 1tr, 1dc 1hdc, 1sc] in same space, *3ch, [1sc, 1hdc, 1dc, 1tr, 1dc 1hdc, 1sc] in next 5ch space* repeat from * to * 6 more times, 3ch, sl st into 1st sc to join, fasten off colour B.

Round 6: Join colour C into any tr from Round 5, 1ch, 1sc in same place, *5ch, 1sc in 3ch space, 5ch, 1sc in tr* repeat from * to * 6 more times, 5ch, 1sc in 3ch space, 5ch, sl st in 1st sc to join.

Round 7: Sl st into 1st 5ch space, 1ch, [3sc, 1 hdc] in same space, [1hdc, 3sc] in next 5ch space, *3ch, [3sc, 1hdc] in next ch5 space, [1hdc, 3sc] in next 5ch space* repeat from * to * 7 more times, [1hdc, 3sc] in next 5ch space, 3ch, sl st in 1st sc to join.

Round 8: 3ch (counts as 1dc), 7dc, [1dc, 3ch, 1dc] in 3ch space *8dc, [1dc, 3ch, 1dc] in 3ch space* repeat from * to * 6 more times, sl st in top of beg ch to join.

Round 9: 1ch, 1sc in same place, 1sc in each st around working 3sc in each 3ch space. Finish off and sew in ends.

 

Β© Shana Rae 2016