Impressions of Spring | Free Crochet Square Pattern

How is it already May? This year is flying by so quickly! I’ve had lots of top secret projects on the go these past few months. It is so very hard not being able to share all of them with you. But today I can share one! The Impressions of Spring block that I designed for Nurturing Fibres, a free crochet square pattern, is now available over on the Nurturing Fibres website!

Free crochet block pattern, free afghan square pattern using fingering weight yarn, pretty crochet squares in pink, grey and cream with a touch of navy blue.

Impressions of Spring Crochet Block

For this free crochet square pattern, I used a delicate yarn (Nurturing Fibres EcoLush) but you could use whatever yarn you have on hand. EcoLush is a fingering weight yarn that is a blend of bamboo (40%) and cotton (60%). The blend of fibre types give this piece a lovely drape. All Nurturing Fibres yarns are hand dyed which gives a gorgeous natural feel to the colors. I have loved working with their EcoCotton and EcoBamboo, and I’m about to give some of the merino a go too!

Free crochet square pattern for afghan, free afghan square pattern using fingering weight yarn, pretty crochet squares in pink, grey and cream with a touch of navy blue.

This pattern is probably best suited to an intermediate crocheter (or adventurous beginner!) as it uses some puff stitches and front / back post stitches, but it is certainly worth the effort!

The name “Impressions of Spring” comes from the both the flower bud shapes made by the puff stitches, as well as the little pops of color / texture along the edge of the square. A delicate motif that would make the most gorgeous, lightweight blanket for those cooler Spring days!

3 crochet blocks in grey, pink, cream and navy. Free crochet square pattern.

If you are looking for more spring themed patterns, make sure to check out some of my other free patterns. There are loads over on my Tutorials and Downloads page, such as the crochet Poppy Flower, crochet Narcissus flower and Boho flower bracelet!

I hope you enjoy the Impressions of Spring pattern! Please don’t forget to tag me on Facebook or Instagram, I always love seeing your makes.

FREE PATTERN

Yours in craft,

Caitie

4 thoughts on “Impressions of Spring | Free Crochet Square Pattern

  1. Nana K Reply

    Saw you on the Crochet Patterns and Anything Crochet link party. These squares are absolutely gorgeous. Love the colors! Pinned them! Thanks for sharing.

  2. jan Reply

    Beautiful. Also saw you on Crochet Patterns and anything link party. Can’t wait to make a few. especially love the pastel one.

  3. Tara Magee Reply

    What method would you use to connect these as they aren’t straight edges? I would love to use these in a baby blanket

    • caitie Post authorReply

      Great question! If you are careful with the tension of your square a if you block your squares, then joining them shouldn’t be a problem. If you do a loose slst join, then that should have enough give to accommodate any uneven edges.

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