The Whovian Grapghan

Who loves Who? I do! I do!

To celebrate the newest season of Doctor Who, I will be hosting a Whovian-themed crochet along (CAL) right here on the Two Hearts Crochet blog!

This CAL is made up of nine different squares worked in the C2C method featuring several beloved characters from the show! Each square works up to be 30 “blocks” by 30 “blocks”, or roughly 22″x22″, depending on your hook size, tension, etc.

If you want to learn the C2C method or just want to brush up on your skills, hop on over to the Crochet Crowd and view their amazing video tutorial!

If you love Who as much as I do, then you’ll love this CAL! You can view the graphs for each of the squares as they become available by clicking on the appropriate link below. Each PDF contains two versions of the graph AND written instructions (in case you’re not a graph person).

Note: Arrows on the graphs and written instructions are written for those who crochet right-handed. I’ve been told that left-handed crafters should reverse the instructions to get the same results (work written instructions backwards row by row or work in the opposite direction of the arrows on the graphs).

 

Whovian Graphghan (1 of 3)

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Whovian Graphghan (3 of 3)


Below are the links for each of the original Whovian CAL squares, as well as a PDF chart that lists color recommendations in Red Heart Super Saver yarns AND Vanna’s Choice yarns. This chart also contains yardage estimates for all 9 squares as a whole, as well as for each of the original 9 squares individually.

The following list also includes some alternate and bonus squares, including a PDF collection of squares featuring all of the Doctor’s regenerations!

Recommended Hook: size I/5.5mm

Recommended Yarns: Vanna’s Choice

Yarn Yardage/Color Chart PDF

Square #1: Doctor Who?

Square #2: K-9

Square #3: Ninth Doctor

Square #4: Exterminate!

Square #5: Tenth Doctor

Square #6: DELETE

Square #7: Eleventh Doctor

Square #8: TARDIS

Square #9: Twelfth Doctor

Optional Top & Bottom Panels

Alternate Square: Bad Wolf

Alternate Square: Don’t Blink

Alternate Square: Bow Ties (Are Cool)

Alternate Square: Ood

Alternate Square: Captain Jack Harkness

Alternate Square: River Song

Alternate Square: Hello Sweetie

Alternate Square: Spoilers

Additional Alternate Squares (Graphs Only): Rose Tyler, Silence Will Fall, Sunflower For Amy, Moisturize Me, Missy

Bonus Squares: The Doctor Collection (Graphs & Color Suggestions Only): Features each and every regeneration of the Doctor


Disclaimer: This is solely a not-for-profit fan activity, and in no way intends to infringe on copyrights held by the BBC, or other professional Doctor Who-related agencies.

112 thoughts on “The Whovian Grapghan”

  1. I have the top panel and three if the squares done so far! I am so happy with it so far! Thank you so much for your time and effort you have put into writing this all up! I can’t wait to finish this! Much love from Alberta, Canada!

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  2. Hi there. I love all of your patterns!! You are amazing. I just recently came across this and started to work the first square but for the life me can’t wrap my brain around how to decrease. I’ve watched the video but I feel like my count is off from the number in the pattern. Any help would be greatly appreciated!! Thanks!

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    1. Since it`s been a while since you posted, you may have figured out decreasing by now, but just in case not, I`d figure I`d mention that the best tutorial on decreasing I found (this was my first c2c too) was on pinterest. It linked to a short, simple, two part video about decreasing.

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  3. Thank you for these patterns!!! Thank you!
    This was my first time trying c2c crochet, and so far it`s turning out ok. ^_^ (I`m almost done with the first square!) I will say though that even though I crochet right handed, somehow I ended up going in the opposite direction of the arrows. >.> Which could have something to do with the fact that I`m using random yarns and I bet it would turn out better if I used all the same type!

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  4. Hello.

    Is there a way to make the War Doctor panel bigger? Say 60 x 60 like a center panel, and then I could put the rest of the Doctors around?

    Thank you for any help you can give.

    (RIP, Sir John Hurt.)

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  5. Hi, I’m about to start the don’t blink alternate square and I can’t find anywhere how many skeins of each colour yarn I need. ..could you please let me know.
    I’ve done the first square, it’s my first c2c and i love doctor who! Thanks!

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    1. Hi Emma! That particularly square was a “bonus” square, so I did not do the yardage calculations for it. If I had to guess, I’d say you’d need about 2 skeins of the background color and about 1 skein of light grey, dark grey, and black. Hope that helps!

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  6. The is BEAUTIFUL!!! My daughter (who is a huge Dr. Who fan, and 7) is about to have kittens over this pattern. I think I’m going to try to make this for her for Christmas. Thank you for this pattern, it is gorgeous!

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  7. I just discovered this pattern and love it! My son and his fiancé are huge Doctor Who fans so I figure this will be a perfect wedding gift! I’m curious about which yarn you used. Did you go with Vanna’s Choice for the afghan you made? Is the Red Heart listed as an alternate?

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    1. Hello! I used Vanna’s Choice for this blanket, and it worked great! The Red Heart listed on the chart is an alternative, and the colors may not be an exact match, but they should be close enough. 🙂

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  8. Hi, loving my blanket so far, I just wondered how you joined the panels together. ..I’ve never done it before. ..thanks!

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  9. I just finished the Bow ties are cool square. It looks so great! Thanks again for creating and sharing these patterns!

    I ended up using Red Heart Royal for the blue because Vanna’s Choice Sapphire was only available online. I ordered it from Joann’s and the yarn they sent was labeled Sapphire but looked more like a light turquoise. The Red Heart was available in the store and the color is perfect! I noticed the Red Heart worked up tighter than the Vanna’s Choice, for me anyway.

    *correction for the Bow ties written instructions – Row 46 should be 6B, 2BL, 6B.

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      1. Thank you for your prompt response. I also wanted to tell you that I made the Harry Potter afghan. I gave it to my sister. It was a real hit! Thank you so much for a great pattern!

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