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Hedgehog Granny Square - Woodland Afghan Series - Free Crochet Pattern


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We just had our first snow fall here in Central Pennsylvania! That means we had a snow day and I had lots of time to hunker down and get crackin' on this afghan! I have two new squares to share with you - this little hedgehog and a bear that you can check out here.

Along with that, I have done the math to figure out how many squares I will need to make this afghan. It will be a bit larger than an average throw. Click here to check out all the details you need to follow along! I am planning about 10 different woodland critter/themed granny squares, so we're about half way there!

Any guesses as to what other critters I have on my list to create? I'll give you a hint on the next one I plan on sharing.. "What does the ___ say?!"

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Materials
Worsted weight yarn:
Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice in Beige, Taupe, Black
G/4.00mm hook
Stitch Marker
Tapestry needle
Scissors

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Special Stitches
Puff Stitch (YO pull through - 4 times, YO pull through all stitches, chain 1)

Pattern
With tan
Row 1: Chain 2, SC into second chain from hook (1)
Row 2: Chain 1, SC increase (2)
Row 3: Chain 1, SC increase, SC increase (4)
Row 4: Chain 1, SC increase (place stitch marker into first SC), SC, SC, SC increase, continue to SC around until you get back to stitch marker, switch to taupe color (6)
Row 5: Chain 2, puff stitch(into first SC of the 4th row), SC, *puff stitch, SC, repeat from * (3 puff stitches)
Row 6: Chain 1, SC across (6)
Row 7: Repeat row 5 (3 puff stitches)
Row 8: Chain 1, SC across (6)
Row 9: Repeat Row 5 (3 puff stitches)
Row 10: Chain 1, decrease, 2 SC, decrease (4)
Row 11: Chain 2, puff stitch, SC, puff stitch, SC (2 puff stitches)
Fasten off and leave tail for sewing onto granny square.

Face
With black yarn sew on eye and nose. (The hedgehog’s face should be facing to the left)

Legs
On the bottom of the hedgehog using ecru colored yarn:
Insert hook at second puff stitch and SC in two spaces. Fasten off.
Skip two spaces, SC in next two spaces for second leg. Fasten off.


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