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Easy Peasy Worsted Afghan
Easy Peasy Worsted Afghan
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If you're relatively new to the world of crochet afghans, you might enjoy trying your hand at this Easy Peasy Worsted Afghan. This free crochet afghan would make a great baby blanket! It's super soft and babies will love it. Yet, it has a classic feel for an afghan that any adult would want to display in their home. With the double crochet back post and double crochet front post, you get a beautiful and uniform look that you'll want to incorporate into your next crochet project as well.

Easy

Crochet HookI/9 or 5.5 mm hook

Yarn Weight(4) Medium Weight/Worsted Weight and Aran (16-20 stitches to 4 inches)

Crochet Gauge11 dc and 6 rows = 4 ins [10 cm]

Finished SizeApprox 42" [106.5 cm] wide x 50" [127 cm] long

Materials List

  • Bernat Worsted (400 g/14 oz): ​4 balls of #14008 (Aran)
  • Size 5.5 mm (U.S. I or 9) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge

Instructions for the BLANKET:

Note: Ch 2 at beg of row counts as st. Ch 127.

  1. 1st row: (RS) 1 dc in 4th ch from hook (counts as 2 dc). 1 dc in each ch to end of ch. 125 dc.
    2nd row: Ch 2. 1 dcfp in each of next 7 sts. * 1 dcbp in next st. 1 dcfp in each of next 11 sts. Rep from * to last 9 sts. 1 dcbp in next st. 1 dcfp in each of next 8 sts. Turn.
    3rd row: Ch 2. 1 dcbp in each of next 6 sts. * 1 dcfp in each of next 3 sts. 1 dcbp in each of next 9 sts. Rep from * to last 10 sts. 1 dcfp in each of next 3 sts. 1 dcbp in each of next 7 sts. Turn.
    4th row: Ch 2. 1 dcfp in each of next 5 sts. * 1 dcbp in each of next 5 sts. 1 dcfp in each of next 7 sts. Rep from * to last 11 sts. 1 dcbp in each of next 5 sts. 1 dcfp in each of next 6 sts. Turn.
    5th row: Ch 2. 1 dcbp in each of next 4 sts. * 1 dcfp in each of next 7 sts. 1 dcbp in each of next 5 sts. Rep from * to end of row. Turn.
    6th row: Ch 2. 1 dcfp in each of next 3 sts. * 1 dcbp in each of next 9 sts. 1 dcfp in each of next 3 sts. Rep from * to last st. 1 dcfp in last st. Turn.
    7th row: Ch 2. 1 dcbp in each of next 2 sts. * 1 dcfp in each of next 11 sts. 1 dcbp in next st. Rep from * to last 2 sts. 1 dcbp in each of last 2 sts. Turn.
    8th row: As 6th row.
    9th row: As 5th row.
    10th row: As 4th row.
    11th row: As 3rd row.
     
    Rep 2nd to 11th rows 11 times more. Fasten off.

Instructions for the SIDE EDGING:

  1. With RS of Afghan facing, join yarn with sl st to lower right corner. **Ch 1. Work 130 sc evenly along side of afghan. Fasten off.**

    With RS of Afghan facing, join yarn with sl st to upper left corner. Rep from ** to ** as given for other side.

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I think the directions for the dcfp should read '1 row below' and not '2 rows below'. This would sync in with the dcbp.

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