Afghans are enjoyable to make, comfortable to take advantage of and make superb presents! This booklet is a reference instrument you are going to use for years. you could crochet the a hundred and one afghan sew styles in baby-, sport-, worsted or bulky-weight yarn and use your personal selection of shades. sew styles were conscientiously selected so that they aren't to open-weave, now not too tricky and never too time-consuming.
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STITCH KEY Chain (ch) Double crochet (dc) Front post double crochet (fpdc) Back post double crochet (bpdc) Beginning cluster (beg cl) Cluster (cl) Ending cluster (ending cl) 2-back post double crochet cluster (2-bpdc cl) 2-front post double crochet cluster (2-fpdc cl) 3-back post double crochet cluster (3-bpdc cl) 3-front post double crochet cluster (3-fpdc cl) 5-back post double crochet cluster (5-bpdc cl) 5-front post double crochet cluster (5-fpdc cl) 34 101 S t i t c h e s f o r A f g h a n s 5 4 3 2 1 #26 Reduced Sample of Stitch Diagram Note: Reps shown in gray.
24 # Skill Level Materials Yarn: 1 color Pattern Notes Refer to Stitch Diagram as needed. Chain-2 at beg of row counts as a double crochet unless otherwise stated. Instructions Foundation ch: Multiple of 8 sts + 3. Row 1 (RS): Dc in 3rd ch from hook (beg 2 sk chs count as a dc) and in each rem ch across, turn. Row 2: Ch 2 (see Pattern Notes), *fpdc (see Stitch Guide) around each of next 4 dc, bpdc (see Stitch Guide) around each of next 4 dc, rep from * across to beg 2 sk chs, dc in 2nd ch of beg 2 sk chs, turn.
Row 2: Ch 2 (see Pattern Notes), dc in first dc, ch 3, sc in next ch-1 sp, ch 2, sk next ch-1 sp, (sc, ch 3, sc) in next ch-3 sp, ch 2, sk next ch-1 sp, sc in next ch-1 sp, ch 3, *cl (see Special Stitches) in next ch-1 sp, ch 3, sc in next ch-1 sp, ch 2, sk next ch-1 sp, (sc, ch 3, sc) in next ch-3 sp, ch 2, sk next ch-1 sp, sc in next ch-1 sp, ch 3, rep from * across to last 2 sts, sk next dc, 2-dc cl (see Special Stitches) in 2nd ch of beg 2 sk chs, turn. Row 3: Ch 3 (see Pattern Notes), sc in next ch-3 sp, sk next ch-2 sp, [dc, ch 1] 5 times in next ch-3 sp, dc in same sp, sk next ch-2 sp, *sc in next ch-3 sp, ch 3, sc in next ch-3 sp, sk next ch-2 sp, [dc, ch 1] 5 times in next ch-3 sp, dc in same sp, sk next ch-2 sp, rep from * across to last ch-3 sp, sc in last ch-3 sp, ch 1, sk next dc, hdc in 2nd ch of beg ch-2, turn.