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'Jolly Clown' Afghan Square

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(4) Name: 'Crocheting : 'Jolly Clown' Afghan Square
'Jolly Clown' Afghan Square
'Jolly Clown' Afghan Square

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • dc/sc = UK double / US single crochet
  • htr/hdc = UK half treble / US half double crochet
  • tr/dc = UK treble / US double crochet
  • cc = change colour in pattern

Pattern Description:

Inspired by a recent trip to the circus with my family the 'Jolly Clown Afghan Square' pattern is perfect to add to a multi square themed Afghan or for a cushion.

This is an intermediate pattern but it's suitable for advanced beginners looking to learn some new crochet techniques. Pattern is written in UK and US terms and includes explanations of all stitches and abbreviations.

I love to design afghan squares so if you are looking for other squares like this then please check out my other designs on Craftsy.

This pattern is (c) designed by Heather Gibbs 2014 and is for Personal use only, not for resale. Patterns are not to be copied, sold or distributed.However, you are welcome to donate, gift as well as sell any of your finished items (if you are an Individual Crafter). If you sell your work online, please credit the work as appropriate and link to my pages where you can:



4 tr/dc sts = 1 inch / 2.5 cm

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Finished square measures = 6 x 6 inches / 15.4 x 15.4 cm


  • 4 mm (US size G)
  • A yarn needle

You Will Also Need:

  • 3g of white DK yarn (8 ply))
  • 2g of red DK yarn
  • 2g of green DK yarn (8 ply)
  • 1g of yellow DK yarn (8 ply)
  • 1g of turquoise DK yarn (8 ply)
  • Scraps of black DK yarn (8ply)
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Hi there! I'm a happily married, full time working mum with one baby and a dog. With a hectic lifestyle the one thing that keeps me sane and calm is crocheting. If like me there are times when you ...

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