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The Granny Square Crochet Pen

The Granny Square Crochet Pen
The Granny Square Crochet Pen
The Granny Square Crochet Pen

Designed by Dena Lenham

Materials needed:
  • one Kreinik Make-A-Pen
  • black and white photo of your grandmother or another loved one, cropped to fit inside the barrel of the pen
  • Kreinik Treasure Tape™ 4" x 6" sheet or a roll of Treasure Tape™ dots
  • Small crochet hook (we used size 1/2.0mm)
  • Kreinik Japan #7 in 128J, 107J, 108J (5m spool of each is sufficient)

Instructions:
  1. Crochet a granny square using Japan #7 128J: Chain 4, join with a slip stitch to form a ring. Chain 3 (this will count as a double crochet), work 2 more double crochet in the ring, * chain 3, work 3 more double crochet in ring, repeat from * twice more, then join with a slip stitch to the third chain of the beginning chain 3.
  2. Repeat step 1, making a granny square out of colors 107J and 108J.
  3. Unscrew the black top of the pen, then remove the silver clip and the clear barrel. Using Treasure Tape™pieces, cover the barrel of the pen. Remove the red liner to expose the sticky tape, then adhere your photo.
  4. Attach scraps of Treasure Tape™ to the back of each granny square. Remove the red liner to expose the sticky tape and place the squares in random spots on the photo.
  5. Carefully put the clear barrel back on the pen, then replace the silver clip and black top.
Printing Instructions:
To print the instructions for this project click on the on the link above "Printable version" and then print the page using your web browser. If you have trouble printing this page and would like us to send you a printed copy send a #10 SASE to: The Granny Square Crochet Pen, P.O. Box 1258, Parkersburg, WV 26102.

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