Free Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Crochet Graphic Block Lapghan
Lion Brand® Homespun®
Pattern Number: 70498AD

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
36 x 36 in. [91.5 x 91.5 cm]

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

790-393 Homespun Yarn: Cream

Heathered Solid Light natural beige


Quantity needed: 3 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 22.47
Note: (A)

790-403 Homespun Yarn: Earth

Heathered Solid True medium brown


Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 14.98
Note: (B)

790-401 Homespun Yarn: Saffron

Heathered Solid Rich burnt orange


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 7.49
Note: (C)

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 sts and 6 1/2 rows = 4 in. [10 cm] in hdc. 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:
To change color, work last st of old color to last yarn over.

Yarn over with new color and draw through all loops on hook to complete st.

Carry color not in use along wrong side of work.


INSTRUCTIONS



STRIP 1 (make 3)
Block 1
With A, ch 20.
Row 1: Hdc in 3rd ch from hook and each ch across - 18 sts.
Rows 2-12: With A, ch 2, turn, hdc in each st across; change to B in last st of Row 12.

Fasten off A.
Block 2
Rows 1 and 2: With B, ch 2, turn, hdc in each st across.
Rows 3 and 4: With B, ch 2, turn, hdc in first 3 sts; change to C, hdc in next 12 sts; change to B, hdc in last 3 sts.
Row 5-8: With B, ch 2, turn, hdc in first 3 sts; change to C, hdc in next 3 sts; change to A, hdc in next 6 sts; change to C, hdc in next 3 sts; change to B, hdc in last 3 sts.
Rows 9 and 10: Rep Rows 3 and 4.
Rows 11 and 12: With B, ch 2, turn, hdc in each st across; change to A in last st of Row 12.

Fasten off B.
Block 3
Rows 1-12: With A, ch 2, turn, hdc in each st across; change to B in last st of last row.

Fasten off A.
Blocks 4 and 5
Repeat Blocks 2 and 3 (of Strip 1).

Fasten off.



STRIP 2 (make 2)
Block 1
With B, ch 20.
Row 1: Hdc in 3rd ch from hook and each ch across - 18 sts.
Row 2: With B, ch 2, turn, hdc in each st across.
Rows 3 and 4: With B, ch 2, turn, hdc in first 3 sts; change to A, hdc in next 12 sts; change to B, hdc in last 3 sts.
Rows 5-8: With B, ch 2, turn, hdc in first 3 st; change to A, hdc in next 3 sts; change to C, hdc in next 6 sts; change to A, hdc in next 3 sts; change to B, hdc in last 3 sts.
Rows 9 and 10: Repeat Rows 3 and 4.
Rows 11 and 12: With B, ch 2, turn, hdc in each st across; change to A in last st of Row 12.

Fasten off B.
Block 2
Rows 1-12: With A, ch 2, turn, hdc in each st across; change to B in last st of Row 12.

Fasten off A.
Block 3
Row 1: With B, ch 2, turn, hdc in each st across.
Rows 2-12: Work Rows 2-12 of Block 1 (of Strip 2).
Blocks 4 and 5
Repeat Blocks 2 and 3 (of Strip 2).

Fasten off.



FINISHING
Beginning and ending with Strip 1, arrange 5 strips along long edges alternating Strips 1 and 2.

Sew strips together along long edges.
Edging: From right side, join C with slip st in top edge, work sc evenly spaced around, working 3 sc in each corner; join with slip st in first sc.

Fasten off.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
hdc = half double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
k = knit
p = purl
st(s) = stitch(es)
beg = begin(s)(ning)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
WS = wrong side
yo = yarn over
beg = begin(s)(ning)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
ch(s) = chain(s)
MC = main color
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)
tbl = through the back loop
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hdc = half double crochet
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)


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