Caron United is a versatile, worsted-weight yarn made in the USA that's perfect for garments, accessories, and home décor projects. 15¢ from every ball sold goes directly to Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation®, providing college scholarships to children of military personnel who have lost their lives in the line of duty.
Made in the USA (with imported fibers)
Content: 100% acrylic
Ball Size: 113g, 215 meters / 235 yards
Care: Machine wash and dry
Gauge: 4 – Medium worsted
Knitting Gauge: 17 sts and 23 rows with a 5 mm (U.S. 6) knitting needle
Crochet Gauge: 13 sc and 14 rows with a 5 mm (U.S. G/6) crochet hook
Recommended for: Garments, accessories, home décor
Single Size Note: Afghan is worked sideways. Ch 3 at beg of rows counts as dc throughout. Stripe Pat With A, work 2 rows. With B, work 4 rows. With A, work 2 rows. With C, work 4 rows. These 12 rows form Stripe Pat. With A, ch 202 loosely. (Ch 4+2). 1st row: 1 dc in 4th ch from hook (counts as 2 dc). *Skip next 3 ch. 1 tr in next ch. Working behind tr just made, 1 dc in each skipped ch. Rep from * to last 2 ch. 1 dc in each of next 2 ch. Turn. 2nd row: Ch 3. 1 dc in next dc. *Skip next 3 dc. 1 tr in next tr. Working in front of tr just made, 1 dc in each skipped dc. Rep from * to last 2 dc. 1 dc in each of next 2 dc. Join B. Break A. Turn. 3rd row: With B, ch 3. 1 dc in next dc. *Skip next 3 dc. 1 tr in next tr. Working behind tr just made, 1 dc in each skipped dc. Rep from * to last 2 dc. 1 dc in each of next 2 dc. Turn. 4th row: As 2nd row. First 4 rows of Stripe Pat are complete. Keeping cont in Stripe Pat, rep 3rd and 4th rows until work from beg measures approx 44” [112 cm], ending with 2 rows of A. Fasten off. Fringe Cut 12” [30.5 cm] lengths of yarn. Taking 6 strands tog, knot into fringe evenly along short ends of the Afghan, matching colors to stripes as shown in picture. Trim ends evenly.