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Jalen Stanley Afghan Square

Jalen Stanley is the seventh square in a series, designed as a legacy for my grandchildren.  My oldest grandson Jalen, is smart, inquisitive and a master of trivia.  He is a kind, quiet and thoughtful young man with an old soul.  This lefty pitcher โ€œlives and loves baseballโ€!

Jalen Stanley Afghan Square

* PDF downloadable, 16 page, round-by-round pattern * Intermediate pattern * 11" x 11" square with 4.5 mm hook * 12" x 12" square with 5.0 mm hook *

$1.99

The Jalen Stanley Square is also available on Love Crafts, FiberKind and Pattern Vine.

Lauren Rose, Macey Ann, Marley Mae, Kinnedy Nichelle, Madux James and Landyn Tahj are available in previous blogs. ๐Ÿ™‚

  • Jalen Stanley Afghan Square

    October 3, 2019 by

    Jalen Stanley is the seventh square in a series, designed as a legacy for my grandchildren.  My oldest grandson Jalen, is smart, inquisitive and a master of trivia.  He is a kind, quiet and thoughtful young man with an old soul.  This lefty pitcher โ€œlives and loves baseballโ€! The Jalen Stanley Square is also available… Read more

  • Jalen Stanley Afghan Square

    September 4, 2019 by

    Jalen Stanley Afghan Square – coming mid October 2019! Jalen Stanley is the seventh square in a series, designed as a legacy for my grandchildren. Lauren Rose, Macey Ann, Marley Mae, Kinnedy Nichelle, Madux James and Landyn Tahj squares are available in previous posts. Advertisements

  • TESTERS NEEDED

    July 28, 2019 by

    Iโ€™m looking for experienced crocheters to test my crochet designs. I started a new FaceBook group exclusively for A Yarn of Serendipity designs. Being a member of this group does not require a member to test all patterns. At this time, my patterns are 11″ – 12″ afghan squares, but in the future, I plan… Read more

  • Landyn Tahj Afghan Square

    June 26, 2019 by

    Landyn Tahj is the sixth square in a series designed as a legacy for my grandchildren. Landyn has a wicked sense of humor, is highly spirited and does not hesitate to voice his opinion. He has lots of sharp edges but the biggest heart you will ever know. Oh, and he LOVES basketball! You can… Read more

  • Madux James Afghan Square

    March 31, 2019 by

    Madux James is the fifth in a series of squares designed as a legacy for my grandchildren. Madux is thoughtful, sensitive and incredibly sweet with an intellect that results in so many questions about the world around him. The Madux James pattern available here. You can find Lauren Rose, Macey Ann, Marley Mae and Kinnedy… Read more

  • Kinnedy Nichelle Afghan Square

    October 5, 2018 by

    Soon to be released pattern! Kinnedy Nichelle is the fourth square in a series that I am designing as a legacy for my grandchildren. Kinnedy loves volleyball and her four younger brothers; she is kind and nurturing, with a beautiful soul. You can find additional squares in the series in my other posts.

  • Marley Mae Afghan Square

    August 21, 2018 by

    The Marley Mae square is the third square in a series that I am designing as a legacy for my grandchildren. Marley loves the ocean and volleyball; she’s analytical, has a wicked cynical sense of humor and sings like a bird. She’s a complicated girl that requires a bit more complicated square design. These squares… Read more

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The Ultimate Granny Squares Sourcebook: 100 Contemporary Motifs to Mix and Match

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The Ultimate Granny Squares Sourcebook: 100 Contemporary Motifs to Mix and Match, by Meteoor Books is available for early release at the Meteoor Books and available on Amazon November 1, 2019.

This unique granny square collection combines the styles of 23 creative designers from all over the world. I am thrilled to be one of those 23 designers and sharing three of my designs.

Traditional or modern, vibrant or subtle, the possibilities of granny squares are endless! They captivate tones and lines much like a yarn canvas and come together as snuggly blankets, soft cushions, smart garments, and much more. This unique granny square collection combines the styles of 23 creative designers from all over the world. With ample suggestions for captivating combinations, written instructions, and clear graphs for every square in the book, this guide goes above and beyond to show you the endless possibilities of granny square crochet. All motifs match in both size and stitch count, so they can easily be combined into stunning combinations, bringing you the best of this unbeaten crochet classic!

Purchase your copy at Meteoor Books  or on Amazon November 1, 2019.

TESTERS NEEDED

Iโ€™m looking for experienced crocheters to test my crochet designs. I started a new FaceBook group exclusively for A Yarn of Serendipity designs. Being a member of this group does not require a member to test all patterns. At this time, my patterns are 11″ – 12″ afghan squares, but in the future, I plan to design a border to place around the squares.
I use a four-phase testing system. A call for testing begins with Phase I. When the call for testing goes out, I usually allow 2 weeks to complete the test. Initial testing should catch most obvious errors, and each following testing phase will detect subtle errors and inconsistencies. With the completion of each phase, a call for testing of the next phase will be announced. You can only test once per pattern.
Phase 1: Initial testing (minimum – 3 testers)
Phase 2: Intermediate testing (minimum – 2 testers)
Phase 3: Ending testing (minimum – 1 tester)
Phase 4: Pre-release testing (minimum – 1 tester)
If you have an eye for detail, feel comfortable reading patterns and are interested in joining my Facebook group, please email me at AYarnofSerendipity@gmx.com. Thanks!

Landyn Tahj Afghan Square

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Landyn Tahj is the sixth square in a series designed as a legacy for my grandchildren. Landyn has a wicked sense of humor, is highly spirited and does not hesitate to voice his opinion. He has lots of sharp edges but the biggest heart you will ever know. Oh, and he LOVES basketball!
You can get the pattern here. Be sure to check out other squares in the series in previous posts.

Madux James Afghan Square

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Madux James is the fifth in a series of squares designed as a legacy for my grandchildren. Madux is thoughtful, sensitive and incredibly sweet with an intellect that results in so many questions about the world around him.

The Madux James pattern available here.

You can find Lauren Rose, Macey Ann, Marley Mae and Kinnedy Nichelle in my other posts. ๐Ÿ™‚