Elegant Floral

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Elegant Floral

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This heirloom afghan features modern flowers in traditional colors. Shown in Patons Decor.

Measurements

Single Size
Approx 55 x 71 ins [139.5 x 180.5 cm]
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The materials for this project cost $73.15

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  • Single Size

Approx 55 x 71 ins [139.5 x 180.5 cm]

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Main Color (MC)

Decor | Aran, 87602Edit Color
$67.90

Contrast A

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Contrast B

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Contrast C

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Contrast D

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Contrast E

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Takumi Bamboo Crochet Hook

Size H8/5.0mm
$5.25
The materials for this project cost $73.15

Abbreviations

Ch(s) = Chain(s)

Dc = double crochet

Dtr = double treble

hdc = half double crochet

rep = repeat

rnd(s) = round(s)

RS = right side

sc = single crochet

Sl st = Slip stitch

sp(s) = space(s)

tr = treble crochet

WS = wrong side

Yoh = yarn over the hook

Details & Instructions

MEASUREMENTS

Approx 55 x 71 ins [139.5 x 180.5 cm]

MATERIALS

Patons Decor (100 g/3.5 oz;190 m/208 yds)
Main Color (MC) Aran (87602) 10
Contrast A () 2
Contrast B () 1
Contrast C () 1
Contrast D () 1
Contrast E () 1
Size 5 mm (U.S. H or 8) crochet hook or size needed to obtain tension.

GAUGE

Size 5 mm (U.S. H or 8) crochet hook or size needed to obtain tension.

INSTRUCTIONS

Note: To change color, work to last 2 loops on hook. Draw loop in next color through 2 loops on hook to complete st and proceed in next color.

Motif A (make 20).
With MC, ch 3. Join with sl st to form a ring.
1st rnd: Ch 1. 12 sc in ring.With A, join with sl st to first sc. Break MC.
2nd rnd: With A, ch 1. 1 sc in same sc as sl st. *2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in next sc. Rep from * 4 times more. 2 sc in next sc. (18 sc).With B, join with sl st to first sc. Do not break A.
3rd rnd: With B, ch 1. 1 sc in same sc as sl st. *2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. Rep from * 4 times more. 2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in next sc. With A, join with sl st to first sc. Break B. 24 sc.
4th rnd: *With A, ch 10. 1 sl st in 2nd ch from hook. 1 sc in next ch. 1 hdc in next ch. 1 dc in next ch. 1 tr in each of next 2 ch. 1 dc in next ch. 1 hdc in next ch. 1 sc in next ch. Miss next sc of 3rd rnd. Join MC with ss in next sc of 3rd rnd.With MC, ch 10. 1 sl st in 2nd ch from hook. 1 sc in next ch. 1 hdc in next ch. 1 dc in next ch. 1 tr in each of next 2 ch. 1 dc in next ch. 1 hdc in next ch. 1 sc in next ch. Miss next sc of 3rd rnd.With A, sl st in next sc of 3rd rnd. Rep from * 5 times more ending with sl st in first st of 3rd rnd. (12 petals). Break A.
5th rnd: Turn.Working into last petal, with MC, sl st in last sc. Sl st in next hdc. Sl st in next dc. Sl st in each of next 2 tr. Sl st in next dc. Turn. Sl st in 6th ch of first petal. Ch 5. Sl st in top of first petal. Ch 5. Sl st in next dc of first petal. *Sl st in 6th ch of next petal. Ch 5. Sl st in top of same petal. Ch 5. Sl st in next dc of same petal. Rep from * around. Join with sl st in 6th ch of first petal.
6th rnd: Ch 4 (counts as tr). (Yoh) 3 times and draw up a loop in same sp as last sl st. (Yoh and draw through 2 loops on hook) 4 times – dtr made. *Sl st in next ch 5 sp. [Sl st in next ch 5 sp. (1 tr. 2 dc. 1 tr) all in sp between next 2 sl st. Sl st in next ch 5 sp] twice. 1 sl st in next ch 5 sp.** (1 tr. 1 dtr. Ch 3. 1 dtr. 1 tr) all in sp between next 2 sl st. Rep from * twice more, then from * to ** once. (1 tr. 1 dtr) all between next 2 sl st. Ch 3. Join with sl st to top of ch 4.
7th rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in same sp as last sl st. 1 sc in each st around, working (1 sc. Ch 3. 1 sc) into each corner ch 3 sp. Join with sl st to first sc. Fasten off.

Motif B (make 15).Work as given for Motif A substituting C for A.

Motif C (make 16).Work as given for Motif A substituting D for A.

Motif D (make 12).Work as given for Motif A substituting E for A.

Finishing
Join Motifs into 7 strips, 9 motifs long as shown on Diagram as follows: Join MC in any corner ch 3 sp of the first motif.With WS facing each other, ch 2. 1 sc in corner ch 3 sp of second motif. *Ch 2. Miss next sc. 1 sc in next sc of first motif. Ch 2. Miss next sc. 1 sc in next sc of second motif. Rep from * to end of row, always working into corner ch 3 sp.
Edging: 1st rnd: With RS of work facing, join MC to top right corner. Ch 1. 1 sc in same sp. *Work 18 sc across motif. 2 sc in joining ch 5 sp.* Rep from * to * across top edge of Afghan. 3 sc in corner st. Rep from * to * along side of Afghan. 3 sc in corner st. Rep from * to * across bottom edge of Afghan. Rep from * to * along side of Afghan. Join with sl st to first sc.
2nd rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in same sp as sl st. *Ch 3. Miss next sc. 1 sc in next sc. Rep from * around, working (1 sc. Ch 3. 1 sc) in corner sc and ending with ch 3. Sl st to first sc.
3rd rnd: Sl st in first ch 3 sp. Ch 1. 1 sc in same ch 3 sp. *Ch 3. 1 sc in next ch 3 sp. Rep from * around working (1 sc. Ch 3. 1 sc) in corner ch 3 sps and ending with ch 3. Join with sl st to first sc.
Rep last rnd once more. Break MC.
5th rnd: Join B with sl st in first ch 3 sp. Ch 1. 1 sc in same ch 3 sp. Ch 2. Ch 3. Sl st in 3rd ch from hook – picot made. Ch 2. *1 sc in next ch 3 sp. Ch 2. Picot. Ch 2. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc.