Hydrangea Shrub - 6" Square
This square is reminiscent of the colorful hydrangea shrubs that flourished in my grandmother’s neighbor’s front yard when I was a child. The pattern combines bullions, post stitches, and crossed stitches to create texture.
Skills used Basic crochet stitches: chain, double crochet, single crochet Working in rounds, increasing, and joining new colors Bullions, crossed stitches, post stitches (written explanations are provided in pattern)
Materials Medium/aran weight yarn in 3 colors (30-35 yds/27.5-32 m in each color).
I-9/5.5 mm crochet hook, or any size needed to obtain correct gauge.
Gauge 1 square in pattern = 6” (15.25 cm). Exact gauge is not critical for this project.
This pattern uses U.S. abbreviations.