Welcome back friends! Today we are going to dive into making the next pattern in the C2C Solar System CAL, the small planets. Even though Pluto was downgraded to a dwarf planet, I decided to still include it in the Solar System. You could say this afghan isn’t totally scientifically correct.
Today is another big day. I promise after today, you don’t be making so many squares for each pattern. I am planning on giving you the rest of the week off to get them done, possibly longer if you feel you need it!
Today we are going to add some color.
The graph is for Venus, but you will be using the same graph for all the other small planets, just substitute the different colors for each square. You will make FIVE of this square, each one representing the five smaller planets: Mercury, Venus, Mars, Earth and Pluto.
I made the background of the graph white for easier printing, so keep in mind that your background should be your main color (unless, of course, you chose white!).
I have included a video explaining the color changes and how to read the graph. Remember, the numbers in the written indicate the number of squares to work, not stitches.
Watch the video here:
Small Planets C2C Pattern
R = Red (or other colors you chose for the other planets)
11. 4G, 3R, 4G
12. 4G, 4R, 4G
13. 4G, 5R, 4G
14. 4G, 6R, 4G
15. 5G, 5R, 5G
16. 5G, 6R, 5G
17. 5G, 5R, 5G
18. 4G, 6R, 4G
19. 4G, 5R, 4G
20. 4G, 4R, 4G
21. 4G, 3R, 4G
Finish by working a row of sc all around the square. Tie off.
Get the other squares here:
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