J – Uppercase Tapestry Crochet Block
Here is the letter J for you to enjoy. It’s the 10th letter of the alphabet, so we’re almost halfway. Can you tell I’m eager to finish them? Don’t get me wrong… I’m having a lot of fun.. and I hope that you are too.
See the rest of the blocks here: Tapestry Alphabet Blocks.
Skill Level: Intermediate
Yarn: Red Heart Super Saver (Worsted Weight (#4) 100% acrylic, 7 oz/198g – 364 yds/333m) – MC = Aran, CC = Coffee.
Crochet Hook: G 4.00mm
Gauge: 12 sts and 14 Rows = 3″.
Finished Size: 5″ by 5″
MC = Main Color = Aran
CC = Contrasting Color = Coffee
Ch/Chs = Chain/Chains
Sc = Single Crochet
St/Sts = Stitch/Stitches
Color changes are made at last yarn over in stitch before color change.
Unused yarn is carried across the rows.
Each block on the chart represents 1 single crochet.
With MC, Ch 21,
Row 1: Working into back bumps, sc in 2nd ch from hook and into each ch across. [20 sts]
Rows 2-23: Ch 1, sc in each st across following the chart below in regards to color changes.
Fasten Off at last Rnd.
Optional: With CC, surface crochet along the edge of the letter for a neater appearance.