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Flower Power Afghan
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease®
Pattern Number: 60633AD
Flower Power Afghan

SKILL LEVEL:  Experienced (Level 5)
SIZE: One Size
48 x 60 in. (122 x 152.5 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

620-138 Wool-Ease® Yarn: Cranberry

Deep, intense red


Quantity needed: 9 Skeins
Estimated Price:
Note: (MC)

620-171 Wool-Ease® Yarn: Gold

Bright goldenrod yellow


Quantity needed: 3 Skeins
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Note: (A)

620-102 Wool-Ease® Yarn: Ranch Red

True red


Quantity needed: 3 Skeins
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Note: (B)

620-195 Wool-Ease® Yarn: Azalea Pink

Bright fuchsia pink


Quantity needed: 3 Skeins
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Note: (C)

620-188 Wool-Ease® Yarn: Paprika

Bright red-orange


Quantity needed: 3 Skeins
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Note: (D)

620-174 Wool-Ease® Yarn: Avocado

Cool medium green


Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
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Note: (E)

620-180 Wool-Ease® Yarn: Forest Green Heather

Dark pine green with medium green


Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
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Note: (F)

620-177 Wool-Ease® Yarn: Loden

Dark pine green


Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
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Note: (G)

Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
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Additional Materials
Circular knitting needle size 9 (5.5 mm), 29 in. (74 cm)
GAUGE:
16 sts + 20 rows = 4 in. (10 cm) in Stockinette stitch (k on RS, p on WS).
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.

STITCH EXPLANATION:
Seed Stitch
Row 1: *K1, p1; rep from * to last st, k1.
Row 2: P the knit sts and k the purl sts.
Rep Row 2 for Seed Stitch.

NOTES:
1) Due to the large number of sts, Afghan is worked back and forth on circular needle.
2) Afghan is knit using Intarsia method, using a separate ball of yarn for each color. Smaller sections can be worked in duplicate stitch after knitting is complete.


INSTRUCTIONS




AFGHAN

With MC, cast on 191 sts. Working back and forth in St st on circular needle, (work chart for
284 rows, using a separate strand of yarn for each section of color and bringing new color up from
under previous color to prevent holes (Intarsia method).

Top Edging

With MC, k across all sts. Work 10 rows in Seed Stitch. Bind off.

Lower Edging

From RS with MC, pick up and k 191 sts across lower edge. Work 10 rows in Seed Stitch. Bind off.

Side Edging

With MC, pick up and k 247 sts along side edge (including top and lower edgings). Work 10 rows
in Seed Stitch. Bind off. Repeat for other side edge.

FINISHING

With B and G, work smaller flowers in duplicate stitch following chart, placed randomly as
desired. With D, work French knots in center of flowers. With G, work straight stitches between
flowers for stems. Weave in ends.






























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ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
k = knit
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sl = slip
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side


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