Free Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
TV Lapghan
Lion Brand® Homespun®
Pattern Number: 70378AD

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 45 x 60 in. (114.5 x 152.5 cm) not including fringe

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

790-399 Homespun Yarn: Apple Green

Heathered Solid Muted medium green


Quantity needed: 4 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 29.96
Note: (A)

790-398 Homespun Yarn: Plum

Heathered Solid Deep purple with magenta


Quantity needed: 4 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 29.96
Note: (B)

790-403 Homespun Yarn: Earth

Heathered Solid True medium brown


Quantity needed: 4 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 29.96
Note: (C)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size Q-19 (15.75)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.70


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

GAUGE:
2 V-sts + 3 rows = 5 in. (12.5 cm) in V-st pattern with 1 strand each of A, B and C held together. 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.

NOTES:
Lapghan is worked with 1 strand each of A, B and C held together throughout.



Editor's Note: When creating fringe using Homespun please note that because of the texture of the yarn the fringe will fray when cut.

If you prefer a non-frayed look you can knot the ends, knit or crochet a fringe, or use hairspray or fray check.


INSTRUCTIONS



LAPGHAN
With 1 strand each of A, B and C held together, ch 55.
Row 1: Dc in 5th ch from hook, ch 1, dc in same ch (first V-st made), *sk next 2 ch, (dc, ch 1, dc) in next ch (V-st made); rep from * to last 2 ch, sk next ch, dc in last ch - 17 V-sts.
Row 2: Ch 3 (counts as first dc), turn, *(dc, ch 1, dc) in next ch-1 space; rep from * across, dc in top of turning ch.


Rows 3-35: Rep Row 2.


Fasten off.
Edging
Holding 1 strand each of A, B and C together, join yarn in any corner of Lapghan.
Edging Row: Ch 1, single crochet evenly spaced along long edge of Lapghan.

Fasten off.

Rep along other long edge.



FINISHING
Weave in ends.
Fringe
For each fringe cut 3 strands of each color (9 strands total) approximately 22 in.

(56 cm) long.

Hold the 9 strands together and fold in half.

Use crochet hook to draw fold through edge of Lapghan, forming a loop.

Pull ends of Fringe through this loop.

Pull to tighten.

Make Fringe evenly spaced along top and lower edges of Lapghan.

Trim Fringe evenly.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
dc = double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
sp(s) = space(s)
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
sk = skip
st(s) = stitch(es)


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