Star Afghan

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Star Afghan

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Bold and bright star afghan gives any room a festive feel.

Single Size
Approx 70 ins [178 cm] diameter.
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The materials for this project cost $23.47

Step 1:

Select your options

Size:

  • Single Size
Measurements:
Approx 70 ins [178 cm] diameter.

Step 2:

Click each color to change it or go with the colors recommended by the designer

Contrast A

Super Value | White, 07391Edit Color
$9.98

Contrast B

Super Value | Select your Shade, Edit Color
$0.00

Contrast C

Super Value | Select your Shade, Edit Color
$0.00

Double Point Aluminum Knitting Needles 7"

Size 8/5mm
$4.00

Takumi Bamboo Circular Knitting Needles 36"

Size 8/5mm
$9.49
The materials for this project cost $23.47

Abbreviations

K = knit

k2tog = Knit next 2 stitches together.

rep = repeat

Sl1 = Slip next stitch knitwise.

st(s) = stitch(es)

yo = yarn over the needle (makes 1 extra stitch)

Details & Instructions

MEASUREMENTS

Measurements:
Approx 70 ins [178 cm] diameter.

MATERIALS

Super Value (197 g/7. oz;389 m/426 yds)
Contrast A White (07391) 2
Contrast B () 1
Contrast C () 2
Set of four size 5 mm (U.S. 8) double-pointed knitting needles. Two size 5 mm (U.S. 8) circular knitting needles 36 ins [90 cm] long or size needed to obtain gauge.

GAUGE

18 sts and 24 rows = 4 ins [10 cm] in stocking st.

INSTRUCTIONS

With A and pair of double-pointed needles, cast on 4 sts.
1st rnd: (Inc 1 st in next st) 4 times. 8 sts. Divide sts onto 3 needles. Join in rnd.
2nd and alt rnds: Knit.
3rd rnd: *Inc 1 st in next st. Rep from * around. 16 sts.
5th rnd: *K1. Inc 1 st in next st. Rep from * around. 24 sts.
7th rnd: *(K1. yo. K1) in next st. K1. Rep from * around. 48 sts.
9th rnd: *K1. [(K1. yo) twice. K1] in next st. K1. Sl1. K2tog. psso. Rep from * around.
11th rnd: *K2. [(K1. yo) twice. K1] in next st. K2. Sl1. K2tog. psso. Rep from * around.
13th rnd: *K3. [(K1. yo) twice. K1] in next st. K3. Sl1. K2tog. psso. Rep from * around.
15th rnd: *K4. [(K1. yo) twice. K1] in next st. K4. Sl1. K2tog. psso. Rep from *around.
17th rnd: *K5. [(K1. yo) twice. K1] in next st. K5. Sl1. K2tog. psso. Rep from * around.
19th rnd: With B, *K6. [(K1. yo) twice. K1] in next st. K6. Sl1. K2tog. psso. Rep from * around.
21st rnd: *K7. [(K1. yo) twice. K1] in next st. K7. Sl1. K2tog. psso. Rep from * around.
22nd rnd: As 2nd rnd.
Cont in same manner, inc 16 sts on next and every following alt rnd as before and changing colors in the following sequence: C - 4 rnds, A – 4 rnds, B - 4 rnds, C - 4 rnds, A – 4 rnds, B - 4 rnds, C - 8 rnds, A – 8 rnds, B - 4 rnds, C - 4 rnds, A – 8 rnds, B - 4 rnds, C - 4 rnds, A – 10 rnds, B - 4 rnds, C - 8 rnds, A – 10 rnds, B - 4 rnds.
Next rnd: With C, cont in same manner, inc 16 sts around as before.
Next rnd: Purl.
Rep last 2 rnds twice more. Cast off.