This is a lovely design I came up with yesterday when tried out my new yarn.
I’d say a competent beginner could make this, or an ambitious beginner, as long you have the basic knowledge of single crochet, double crochet, treble crochet, and skipping stitches.
Yarn I used:
Rico Creative Ricorumi DK Berry (B)25g, Teal (A)25g 100% cotton
King Cole Vogue DK, Rich Lilac (C) 100% cotton 50g
Hook I used:
Square is 12cm by 12cm when complete.
ch3, ss in 3rd chain to make a ring.
sc,ch3 (beg tr), *2 tr in same stitch, ch1, sk 1 tr, 3 trt in next stitch* repeat around to the beginning and ss in top of beg tr. Change to colour B.
(2sc, ch2, 2sc) in ch 1 space, (sc in next 3 stitches, ch3) two times, *(2sc, ch2, 2sc) in next ch 1 space to create corner, (sc in next 3 stitches, ch3 two times* three times and ss in first sc. Change to colour C.
(beg dc, 2dc,ch3, 3dc) in chain 2 space, *ch 3, sk 1, ss in next stitch* four times, (3dc, ch3, 3dc) in corner ch 2 space* three times, ss in top of beg dc.
Change to colour B.
*(sc, ch 3 sp, sc), sc in each stich and in each ch 1 space*, ss in first sc. Change to colour C.
Repeat row 5.