Saturday, September 25, 2010

Stained Glass Butterfly Square

© 2010 Jane Griffiths www.papillongold.blogspot.com
With permission for (SIBOL) to use
http://sunshineinternationalblanketsoflove.blogspot.com/ 
 This is a charity pattern, created especially for SIBOL . 
It is provided to you free, with the hope that you will make one or more of these 
and send it Sue. Email her at :  sueatpigsty@talktalk.net for her address
This pattern may not be published on the Internet
 or made available for download for a charge or fee.
Finished items using this or based on this pattern may NOT be sold.
 Please do not change the pattern and claim it as yours. 
This pattern is strictly not for profit, NO proceeds are to be made from this pattern.
Feel free to link to this post or distribute this file FREE OF CHARGE *IN ITS ENTIRETY*
 I.E. this coloured section must be included.
*I'd LOVE to see your finished squares/blankets
STAINED GLASS  BUTTERFLY SQUARE
© 2010 Jane Griffiths www.papillongold.blogspot.com
Materials required 
(Amounts are approximate)
8ply wool: 
40m or 13 grams colour A (something bright)
6.5m or 3 grams of cream or white – (Colour B)
22m or 8 grams of Black – (Colour C)
70cm black (extra ) for body 
(or 120cm for 2 bodies), 
4mm crochet hook and wool needle.

Row 1 and 6 to 9 should be the same colour (A),
Row 2 and 3 are white (Colour B)
Row 4, 5, 10 and body are black  (Colour C).

Final size of the square is approx 20cm (8") square.
Tension is 3 rows or 4 trebles to 2.5cm (1")
Use the size hook you need to get the required size.
Dtr= double treble Tr= Treble Ch=chain

Round 1……….USING COLOUR A
Chain 3 and join with a sl St to make a circle, ch 5, work (1 dtr, 1 ch) 11
Times into circle, join with a sl St into 4th of beginning 5chain = 12dtr ….tie off (3.5cm)

Round 2………..USING COLOUR B (background colour CREAM OR WHITE)
Join new colour in a chain space, ch 3, (2 tr, 2ch, 3tr) in the same space, Ch1,
*miss next 2 ch1 spaces, (3 tr, 2ch, 3tr) into the next (third) ch space, Ch1,
Repeat from * twice
Join with a sl St to top of beginning ch3... (4 corner clusters)
Slip stitch across to corner 2ch space (5cm)

Round 3……….(Ch 3, 2tr, 2ch, 3tr) in corner space
(ch3, 1 tr, ch1, 2tr) in corner space……*work 1 tr in between each of next 2
Trebles, 1 tr into 1ch space, 1 tr in between each of next 2 trebles , Join with a sl St to
Top of beginning ch3. Slip stitch across to corner space (7cm)

Round 4…... ( CHANGE TO COLOUR C)
(ch3, 1 tr, ch1, 2tr) in corner space……*work 1 tr in between each of next trebles,
Next corner space is…………2tr 1ch 2tr, continue as before from ...* until all
Sides have been completed, join with a sl St to top of beginning ch3.
Slip stitch to corner space (9cm)

Round 5 repeat Round 4 (using colour C ) 10.5cm

Round 6 to 9…... ( CHANGE TO COLOUR A)
(ch3, 1 tr, ch1, 2tr) in corner space……*work 1 tr in between each of next trebles,
Next corner space is…………2tr 1ch 2tr, continue as before from ...* until all sides have been completed,
 Join with a sl St to top of beginning ch3. Slip stitch to corner space

Round 10…... ( CHANGE TO COLOUR C)
(ch3, 1 tr, ch1, 2tr) in corner space……*work 1 tr in between each of next trebles,
Next corner space is…………2tr 1ch 2tr, continue as before from ...* until all sides have been completed,
 Join with a sl St to top of beginning ch3. Slip stitch to corner space  (20cm)
Fasten off. Leave a 40cm tail for sewing squares together.
* DON'T FORGET........I'd LOVE to see your finished squares/blankets
.
Embroidery for Butterfly Body
see http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lwWeMiZPSRA for an embroidery tutorial
Point A: top right hand corner stitch of row 2 - the middle white/cream treble on Left side
Point B: top right hand corner stitch of row 2 - the middle white/cream treble on Right side
Point C: underneath the top right hand corner stitch of row 2 (1st cream/white Corner)
Point D:bottom left hand corner stitch of row 2 - space in middle of the corner
.
Using black wool,
Come up at Point A, leaving a 7cm tail at the back,
Put the needle down at Point B and come up at Point C catching the loop between
A and B, pull the thread through and down towards you to form a V.
Put the needle down at Point D and come up at Point C, pull the thread through
and repeat
Put the needle down at Point D and come up at Left side of centre ring, go down
on the right side of centre ring.
Fasten off and weave in ends.
© 2010 Jane Griffiths www.papillongold.blogspot.com
Now all you have to do is use your creative juices!
Hope you have Fun


6 comments:

  1. Hi Jane,
    I see you have organised a post on SIBOL. Its such a brilliant post Thank you!
    Not quite ready? Still in draft.
    I'm sure everyone will love this.
    Thank you,
    Hugs Suex

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  2. This is so cute - thanks for sharing. :)

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  3. This looks lovely - thank so much for the pattern. I will try it!

    I am your newest follower and will stop by frequently to see what you are up to way out there in Australia ;-)

    Kind Regards,
    Doris and Gizzy

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  4. Thanks for stopping by SIBOL! Glad you like the Blanket.
    Could i have your address please? I want to send you a Thank You!
    sueatpigsty@talktalk.net
    Many thanks,
    Suex

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  5. Bedankt voor het delen van je patroontje!!
    http:knutsel-dekentje.blogspot.com
    Heb een link geplaatst!
    Groetjes Jacqueline

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  6. Glad you like the pattern Jacquline, your blog is lovely.

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