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Front Post Crochet Square Free Pattern

“Through The Window” is a treble front post crochet square mixed with double crochet to create a unique window shape. It can be used in many different types of projects, like blankets, wall hangings, hot pads, and more. The use of two different colors would make a truly stunning textured blanket.

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This front post crochet square also features in another project

A multi-colored crochet blanket made of treble front post crochet squares sits on a chair outside on a deck.

You can find this square used in “Here Comes Treble Blanket Collaboration”. Seven designers have come together to create this one of kind textured blanket using squares made with treble front post and double crochet. One square released a day for twenty days and joining/border instructions of the final day. It is happening right now (April 1-21st) if you’d like to join in. Hit the button below for free on the blog squares or if you prefer, the entire pattern bundle is available for purchase at a steeply discounted price.


Supplies needed for this front post crochet square

#4 worsted weight {80 yds} I used Caron One Pound from Joann’s

US G hook {4 mm} Furls Ergonomic Hooks are the best

Tapestry Needle

Gauge:

14 dc x 8 rows=4”

Size

8-9” square

Skill Level

Intermediate

Abbreviations {US Terms}

Fdc=foundation double crochet

ch=chain

dc=double crochet

TrFP=treble front post

sc=single crochet

sl st=slip stitch

st(s)=stitch(es)

Special Stitches:

TrFP: {This will be worked 2 rows below} yo 2x, insert hook from right to left behind post of dc, yo, pull through 2 loops, yo, pull through 2 loops, yo, pull through final 2 loops.

Notes:

  • Ch 3 counts as a stitch
  • All TrFP will be worked two rows below the current row you are on

Pattern Instructions for the front post square

A coral treble front post crochet square sits on a light wooden background with green leaves, white flowers, and a red crochet hook.

Row 1: Fdc 31, turn [31]

Row 2: ch 3, dc across, turn [31]

Row 3: ch 3, dc next 2, TrFP next, (dc next, TrFP next) 12x, dc last 3, turn [18 dc, 13 TrFP]

Row 4: ch 3, dc across, turn [31]

Row 5: ch 3, dc next 2, TrFP next, (dc next, TrFP next) 12x, dc last 3, turn [18 dc, 13 TrFP]

Row 6: ch 3, dc across, turn [31]

Row 7: ch 3, dc next 2, TrFP next, (dc next, TrFP next) dc next 19, TrFP next, (dc next, TrFP next) dc last 3, turn [27 dc, 4 TrFP]

Row 8: ch 3, dc across, turn [31]

Row 9: ch 3, dc next 2, TrFP next, (dc next, TrFP next) dc next 19, TrFP next, (dc next, TrFP next) dc last 3, turn [27 dc, 4 TrFP]

Row 10: ch 3, dc across, turn [31]

Row 11: ch 3, dc next 2, TrFP next, (dc next, TrFP next) dc next 19, TrFP next, (dc next, TrFP next) dc last 3, turn [27 dc, 4 TrFP]

Row 12: ch 3, dc across, turn [31]

Row 13: ch 3, dc next 2, TrFP next, (dc next, TrFP next) dc next 19, TrFP next, (dc next, TrFP next) dc last 3, turn [27 dc, 4 TrFP]

Row 14: ch 3, dc across, turn [31]

Row 15: ch 3, dc next 2, TrFP next, (dc next, TrFP next) dc next 19, TrFP next, (dc next, TrFP next) dc last 3, turn [27 dc, 4 TrFP]

Row 16: ch 3, dc across, turn [31]

Row 17: ch 3, dc next 2, TrFP next, (dc next, TrFP next) 12x, dc last 3, turn [18 dc, 13 TrFP]

Row 18: ch 3, dc across, turn [31]

Row 19: ch 3, dc next 2, TrFP next, (dc next, TrFP next) 12x, dc last 3, turn [18 dc, 13 TrFP]

Row 20: ch 3, dc across, turn [31]

Border:

Ch 1, 3 sc in first st, sc across to next corner, 3 sc in top of ch 3, sc loosely in end of each row, 3 sc in first st of row 1, sc across to next corner{last st of row 1}, sc loosely in end of each row, sl st in first st to join.

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In The City Square

Home Sweet Home Square

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