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Crochet Counting Sheep Afghan
Lion Brand® Jiffy®
Pattern Number: 20005
Snuggle under this witty Jiffy afghan and you are guaranteed to be in dreamland before you count that black sheep.

SKILL LEVEL:  Beginner + (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
30 inches x 45 inches without border

CORRECTIONS: (applied Jul 21, 2003)
The pattern is made of Jiffy, not of Homespun, as is erroneously indicated on the printed title.The above is only a summary of corrections; the corrected pattern text is below (if free) or shipped upon completion of order (if purchased)

MATERIALS

450-150 Jiffy Yarn: Pearl Grey Light grey
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 0.00

450-144 Jiffy Yarn: Lilac (Discontinued) Soft medium blue with a hint of lavender
Quantity needed: 6 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 0.00
Note: MC

450-124 Jiffy Yarn: Camel

Light, warm tan


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 3.99
Note: A

450-158 Jiffy Yarn: Lemon Intense medium yellow
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 0.00
Note: B

450-099 Jiffy Yarn: Fisherman

Natural cream


Quantity needed: 3 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 11.97
Note: C

450-154 Jiffy Yarn: Oxford Grey Dark grey
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 0.00
Note: D

450-150 Jiffy Yarn: Pearl Grey Light grey
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 0.00
Note: E

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size K-10.5 (6.5 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.65


Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59

GAUGE:
10 sc + 12 rows = 4 inches (10 cm). When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles. Making a Gauge Swatch
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.


INSTRUCTIONS
With MC, ch 76.

Sc into the 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across – 75 sts.

Ch 1, turn.



Work in sc, following chart.

When chart is complete, fasten off.
BORDERWith RS facing, join MC with a slip st in any corner.

Work 73 sc evenly spaced alongthe top and bottom; 100 sc evenly spaced along the sides; and 3 sc in each corner.

Break off MC.

Join C and work 5 rnds in sc, working 3 sc in each corner, each rnd.

Break off C.

Join MC, ch 1, work 1 sc in each of next 3 sc, *(ch 3, slip st in first ch) picot made, 1 sc in each of next 3 sc; rep from * around, adjusting sts so that picot is in each corner.



Join with slip st to beg ch.

Fasten off



ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
dc = double crochet
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sp(s) = space(s)
st(s) = stitch(es)
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
MC = main color
rep = repeat(s)(ing)


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