Caron International | Free Simply Soft® Project | Granny Stripes Afghan

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Granny Stripes Afghan
with Caron Yarns Simply Soft® Simply Soft® Brites Simply Soft® Chunky NEW Simply Soft® Collection NEW and Simply Soft® Eco Simply Soft® Heather Simply Soft® Paints Simply Soft® Party NEW Simply Soft® Shadows Craft & Rug Yarn Dazzleaire NEW Natura® designed by Edie Eckman One Pound Wintuk® TECHNIQUE USED: Crochet

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SIZE: One size FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Afghan measures approximately 46"/117cm wide x 56"/142cm long. MATERIALS Caron International's Simply Soft (100% Acrylic): 12 oz (A) Shown in: #9727 Black (A) Caron International's Simply Soft Collection (100% Acrylic): 6 oz (B), 6 oz (C), 6 oz (D), 6 oz (E), 7 oz (F), 6 oz (G) Shown in: ; #0004 Blueberry (B); #0014

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yarn over and draw through both loops on hook. ch 1. work last stitch of old color to last yarn over. repeat from * across to last 3-dc group. *ch 1. Gauge is not critical for this project. join A with sc anywhere in edge of afghan. *ch 1. single crochet (sc). E. 3 dc in turning ch-sp. join with sl st in first sc. join with sl st in first sc. change to next color in sequence (see below). dc in last ch. 45 ch-1 sps.html Page 2 of 3 . double crochet (dc).com/projects/ss/ss62_granny_stripes_afghan. repeat from * across to turning ch-sp. FINISHING Edging Round 1 (RS): With RS facing. ch 183 loosely. ch 1. Row 2: Ch 3 (counts as first dc here and throughout). F.. repeat from * across to last 3 ch. and to the left if left-handed). Row 1: 3 dc in 8th ch from hook (beginning ch counts as ch 3 of foundation ch. D.Caron International | Free Simply Soft® Project | Granny Stripes Afghan 1/19/11 7:32 PM Pagoda (C). DO NOT TURN. Row 4: Ch 3. repeat from * as needed and end with a G row. repeat from * across to turning ch-sp. sk next 2 ch. Repeat last 2 rows until piece measures approximately 56"/142cm from beginning and changing color every other row in following color sequence: D. *3 dc in next ch-1 sp. Row 3: Ch 4 (counts as dc. To change color. 3 dc in next ch-sp. G. NOTE The color is changed every 2 rows.caron. #0007 Aqua Mist (F). turn—Fortyfive 3-dc groups. #0005 Blackberry (D). ch 1. turn. yarn over and draw up a loop. #0012 Passion (G) One size US H-8 (5. working 3 sc in each corner. dc. Fasten off. Fasten off. 3 dc in next ch-1 sp. E. and 1 dc at each end. 3 dc in next ch. change to C. G. ch 1. AFGHAN With B.5 mm) or size needed to obtain gauge Yarn needle GAUGE In pattern stitch. Round 2 (RS): Ch 1. turn—Forty-six 3-dc groups. sc evenly spaced all the way around. STITCHES USED Chain (ch). dc in top of turning ch. Using yarn needle. 2 dc in first ch-1 sp. C. ch 1). weave in all ends. Fasten off old color. and 45 ch-1 sps. slip stitch (sl st) SPECIAL STITCH rev sc (reverse single crochet) Work single crochet in opposite direction by inserting hook in next stitch (to the right if right-handed. sk next 3 ch. 2 dc in first ch-1 sp. *A. 3 dc in turning ch-sp. #0011 Celestial (E). rev sc in each sc around. Proceed with new color. Yarn over with new color and draw through all loops on hook to complete stitch. four 3-dc groups and 9 rows = 4"/10cm. F. turn. B. ch 1). *ch 1. http://www.

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