The Granny Stitch is a popular and fun stitch, and it can be used to make so much more than just squares. The Granny Stitch Star is a simple, fast pattern that can be used for all sorts of projects, from coasters to buntings and blankets.
This 10 minutes pattern is a great way to celebrate Independence Day or just to embrace a great new stitch.
Worsted Weight yarn
Furls Odyssey H (5.00 mm) hook
Granny Stitch Star Pattern
Ch 4. Sl st in 4th ch from hook to make a ring.
Rnd 1: Ch 3, 2 dc in ring, [ch 2, 3dc] in ring 4 times. Sl st in top of ch-3 to join. (5 3-dc clusters)
Rnd 2: Sl st to next ch sp. Ch 3, (2 dc, ch 3, 3 dc) in ch-2 sp, [(3 dc, ch 3, 3 dc) in next ch-3 sp] 4 times, sl st in top of ch-3 to join.. (10 3-dc clusters)
Rnd 3: Sl st to next ch sp. Ch 3, (2 dc, ch-3, 3 dc) in ch-3 sp, sc in space between next two clusters, [(3 dc, ch 3, 3 dc) in next ch-3 sp, sc in space between next two clusters] 4 times, sl st in top of ch-3 to join. Bind off and weave in ends.
Try it out! And when you are done, leave me a picture or comment about how you are going to use your stars!
Kati is the designer behind Hooked by Kati. With thousands of patterns sold around the world, Kati prides herself in creating innovative, easy-to-follow amigurumi patterns. She has designed for several publications, including Crochet!, Crochet World, Simply Crochet, and I Like Crochet. Kati finds her inspiration in science fiction, video games, and numerous visits to the zoo — all passions she shares with her husband and two boys.