This crochet candy corn granny square is a part of my Halloween Blanket Crochet Along. Click here to see the other squares.
For Week #6 of the CAL we will be making 4 gray squares, 4 orange squares, and 4 candy corn appliques that will be sewn onto the gray squares.
This crochet candy corn has some color changing, but is very easy to make! 🙂 Watch the video to help you through and find the materials needed & free written pattern below!
Crochet Candy Corn Applique Free Pattern
Orange, yellow, and white yarn
Tapestry needle and Scissors
Abbreviations (US terms)
Ch = chain, hdc = half double crochet, hdc2tog = half double crochet two together (half double crochet decrease), hdc3tog = half double crochet three together (triple decrease) st = stitch(es)
Row 1: Ch 12, hdc in 2nd ch from hook and across, turn (11)
Row 2: Ch 1, hdc2tog, hdc in next 7 st, hdc2tog, turn (9)
Change to orange
Row 3: Ch 1, hdc across, turn (9)
Row 4: Ch 1, hdc2tog, hdc in next 5 st, hdc2tog, turn (7)
Change to white
Row 5: Ch 1, hdc2tog, hdc in next 3 st, hdc2tog, turn (5)
Row 6: Ch 1, hdc2tog, hdc, hdc2tog, turn (3)
Row 7: Ch 1, hdc3tog (1)
Fasten off and leave tail for sewing onto granny square
Learn how to Sew on Your Appliques here!
Granny Square Crochet Pattern
Use J/6.00mm hook
Chain 2 in beginnging of round does not count as stitch
Abbreviations (US terms)
Ch = chain, dc = double crochet, hdc = half double crochet, st = stich(es)
Dimensions: Approx. 6.5″ square
Round 1: Magic ring, Ch 2, 10dc into magic ring, join to first dc
Round 2: Ch 2, 2dc into each st around, join to first dc
Round 3: Ch 2, *dc, hdc into next 2 st, dc, [2dc, ch 2, 2dc] all in one st, repeat from * , join to first dc (8 st per side)
Round 4: Ch 2, *dc until you get to the ch 2 space from previous row, [2dc, ch 2, 2dc] all in ch 2 space, repeat from * , dc in next 2 spaces until you get to the beginning of the round, join to first dc (12 st per side)
Round 5: Ch 2, *dc until you get to the ch 2 space from previous row, [2dc, ch 2, 2dc] all in chain 2 space, repeat from * , dc in next 4 spaces until you get to the beginning of the round, join to first dc (16 st per side)
Fasten off and weave in all ends.
The video for the granny square is the same as the Christmas square EXCEPT use a J/6.00mm hook and fasten off after the 5th row. The square will be approx. 6.5″
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