Free Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Tea Shop Afghan
Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice®
Pattern Number: 90243AD This lovely afghan features a classic granny square style.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
40 x 40 in. (101.5 x 101.5 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

860-123 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Beige

Golden off-white


Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 6.58
Note: (A)

860-113 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Scarlet

True bold red


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Note: (B)

860-301 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Rose Mist

Deep fuschia with streaks of light pink rose


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Note: (C)

860-158 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Mustard

Golden yellow


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Note: (D)

860-173 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Dusty Green

Light muted green


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Note: (E)

860-140 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Dusty Rose

Light muted pink


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Note: (F)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size N-13 (9 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.95


Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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GAUGE:
Rnds 1-4 of Afghan = 8 in. (20.25 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.

NOTES:
COLOR SEQUENCE Work each round holding one strand of each color together as follows: Rnd 1: A and B Rnd 2: B and C Rnd 3: C and D Rnd 4: D and E Rnd 5: E and F Rnd 6: F and A Rep this color order for Color Sequence.


INSTRUCTIONS



AFGHAN With 1 strand each of A and B held tog, ch 4; join with sl st in first ch to form a ring.

Rnd 1: Ch 3 (counts as dc here and throughout), 2 dc in ring, ch 2, (3 dc in ring, ch 2) 3 times; join with sl st in top of beg ch.

Fasten off.

Rnd 2: Join 1 strand each of B and C with sl st in any ch-2 sp, ch 3, (2 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in same ch-sp (beg corner made), ch 1, *(3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in next ch-2 sp (corner made), ch 1; rep from * around; join with sl st in top of beg ch.

Fasten off.

Rnd 3: Join 1 strand each of C and D with sl st in any corner ch-2 sp, ch 3, (2 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in same ch-sp, ch 1, 3 dc in next ch-1 sp, ch 1, *(3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in next ch-2 sp, ch 1, 3 dc in next ch-1 sp, ch 1; rep from * around; join with sl st in top of beg ch.

Fasten off.

Rnd 4: Join next colors of Color Sequence with sl st in any corner ch-2 sp, ch 3, (2 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in same ch-sp, ch 1, (3 dc in next ch-1 sp, ch 1) across to next corner ch-2 sp, *(3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in next corner ch-2 sp, ch 1, (3 dc in next ch-1 sp, ch 1) across to next corner ch-2 sp; rep from * around; join with sl st in top of beg ch.

Fasten off.

Rnds 5-23: Rep Rnd 4 and continue changing color following Color Sequence ending with E and F.

Rnd 24:Join F and A with sl st in any ch-sp, ch 1, sc in each dc and ch-1 sp around, working 3 sc in each corner ch-2 sp; join with sl st in beg ch.

Fasten off.



FINISHING Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
hdc = half double crochet
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
st(s) = stitch(es)
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
dc = double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
sl st = slip stitch
sp(s) = space(s)
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together


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