Big Book of Crochet Afghans: 26 Afghans for Year-Round by Connie Ellison

By Connie Ellison

Adding a slightly of convenience and elegance to a crafter's domestic decor, the styles during this assortment will be made up of various yarns and colours and by way of crocheters of all ability degrees. With 26 designs, this e-book beneficial properties full-color pictures and distinct directions on sewing and incorporating motifs and styles similar to granny squares, Tunisian lace, pineapples, shells, ripples, and extra. attractive, whimsical, and sensible, those afghans make excellent presents and residential accents.

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167 sts) Row 3: Join orchid with sc in first st, *working in front of next ch-1, dc in sk sc 2 rows below**, ch 1, working behind next ch-1, dc in sk sc 2 rows below, ch 1, rep from * across, ending last rep at **, sc in last st, turn. of next ch-1, dc in next sk sc 2 rows below, ch 1, working behind next ch-1, dc in next sk sc 2 rows below, ch 1, rep from * across to last 2 sts, sk next dc, sc in last sc, turn. Fasten off. *working behind next ch-1, dc in sk dc 2 rows below**, ch 1, working in front of next ch-1, dc in sk dc 2 rows below, ch 1, rep from * across, ending last rep at **, sc in last st, turn.

Sk st behind each fptr, hdc in each of next 4 sts on last row, working in front of last 2 hdc made, fptr around each of next 2 unworked sts on row before last, sk next 4 sts on row before last, fptr around each of next 2 sts] 4 times, hdc in each of next 4 sts on last row, working in front of last 2 hdc made, fptr around each of next 2 unworked sts on row before last, hdc in each of next 3 sts on last row; D. rep steps A–C 3 times; PATTERN NOTES Chain-2 at beginning of half double crochet rows counts as first half double crochet unless otherwise stated.

Special Stitch Slip stitch decrease (sl st dec): Insert hook in next sp, pull lp through, insert hook in next sp, pull lp through and through 2 lps on hook. instructions AFGHAN Strip A Make 12. Circle Note: Make 16 in colors indicated on Assembly Diagram for each Strip. Ch 6, join (see Pattern Note) in beg ch to form ring, ch 4 (counts as first dc and ch-1 sp), (dc, ch 1) 11 times in ring, join in 3rd ch of beg ch-4. Fasten off. (12 dc, 12 ch sps) Note: Join Circles for each Strip as indicated on Assembly Diagram.

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