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Crochet Log Cabin Afghan
Lion Brand® Cotton-Ease®
Pattern Number: 60672AD
A time-honored quilt pattern updated to an easy, breezy style. Crocheted in one piece with soft colors that evoke memories of the beach.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy + (Level 3)
SIZE: One Size
50 x 50 in. [127 x 127 cm]

PUBLISHED IN: Lion Brand Yarn Catalog - 2006 W


CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

830-194 Cotton-Ease® Yarn: Lime

Soft lime green


Quantity needed: 3 Skeins
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Note: (A)

830-110 Cotton-Ease® Yarn: Lake

Misty cool blue


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Note: (B)

830-134 Cotton-Ease® Yarn: Terracotta

Burnt orange


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Note: (C)

830-149 Cotton-Ease® Yarn: Stone

Light gray


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Note: (D)

830-191 Cotton-Ease® Yarn: Violet

Blue-violet


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Note: (E)

830-122 Cotton-Ease® Yarn: Taupe

Mushroom gray-brown


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Note: (F)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size I-9
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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GAUGE:
11 1/2 hdc + 11 rows = 4 in. [10 cm].
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.

STITCH EXPLANATION:
*5 rows A, 5 rows B, 5 rows C, 5 rows D, 5 rows E, 5 rows D, 5 rows B, 5 rows A, 5 rows C, 5 rows F, 5 rows D, 5 rows B; rep from * for Color Sequence.

NOTES:
To change color, work last stitch to the point where there are 3 loops on hook, yarn over with new color and draw through all loops to complete stitch.


INSTRUCTIONS



AFGHAN

CENTER SQUARE

With A, ch 14.

Row 1: Hdc in 3rd ch from hook and in each ch across – 12 hdc.

Rows 2-10: Ch 2 (does not count as st here and throughout), turn, hdc in each hdc across,
change to B in last st of Row 10. Do not turn.

FIRST STRIP

Row 1: With B, turn piece clockwise 90 degrees to work along ends of rows of Center Square, ch
2, work 12 hdc evenly spaced across ends of rows of Center Square – 12 hdc.

Rows 2-5: Ch 2, turn, hdc in each hdc across; change to C in last st of Row 5. Do not turn.

SECOND STRIP

Row 1: With C, turn piece clockwise 90 degrees to work along ends of rows of First Strip, ch 2,
work 6 hdc evenly spaced across ends of rows of First Strip; working in free loops on opposite side
of foundation ch, hdc in each ch across – 18 hdc.

Rows 2-5: Ch 2, turn, hdc in each hdc across; change to D in last st of Row 5. Do not turn.

THIRD STRIP

Row 1: With D, turn piece clockwise 90 degrees to work along ends of rows of Second Strip, work
6 hdc evenly spaced across ends of rows of Second Strip, 12 hdc evenly spaced across ends of rows
of Center Square – 18 hdc.

Rows 2-5: Ch 2, turn, hdc in each hdc across; change to E in last st of Row 5. Do not turn.

NEXT STRIP

Row 1: With E, turn piece clockwise 90 degrees to work along ends of rows of previous strip,
work 6 hdc evenly spaced across ends of rows of previous strip, hdc in each hdc across center
section, work 6 hdc evenly spaced across ends of rows of previous strip – 24 hdc.

Rows 2-5: Ch 2, turn, hdc in each st across; change to D in last st of Row 5. Do not turn.
Rep Next Strip, working 6 hdc evenly spaced across ends of rows of previous strips, and working
hdc in each hdc across center strip. Work new strips in Color Sequence until Color Sequence has been
completed 4 times. At end of last row, change to D. Do not turn.

BORDER

Rnd 1: With D, ch 1, sc evenly around, working 3 sc in each corner; join with sl st in first sc.

Rnd 2: Ch 2, hdc in each sc around, working (sk 1 st, 3 hdc in next st, sk 1 st) in each 3-sc
corner; join with sl st in first st.

Rnd 3: Ch 2, hdc in each hdc around, working (hdc in next st, 3 hdc in next st, hdc in next
st) in each 3-hdc corner; join with sl st in first st.

FINISHING

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
ch(s) = chain(s)
hdc = half double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)


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