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Candy Shop Afghan
Lion Brand® Hometown USA®
Pattern Number: 90291AD This squared afghan is worked in strips and then sewn together, making it a great portable project.

SKILL LEVEL:  Beginner (Level 1)
SIZE: One Size
47 x 59 in. (119.5 x 150 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

135-102 Hometown USA Yarn: Honolulu Pink

Classic rosy pink


Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
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Note: (A)

135-149 Hometown USA Yarn: Dallas Grey

Classic medium gray


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Note: (B)

135-107 Hometown USA Yarn: Charlotte Blue

Soft blue


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Note: (C)

135-099 Hometown USA Yarn: Los Angeles Tan

Neutral beige


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Note: (D)

135-158 Hometown USA Yarn: Pittsburgh Yellow

True bright yellow


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Note: (E)

135-108 Hometown USA Yarn: Washington Denim

Denim blue/black


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Note: (F)

135-133 Hometown USA Yarn: Syracuse Orange

Bright true orange


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Note: (G)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size P-15 (10 mm)
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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GAUGE:
5 1/2 stitches + 4 1/2 rows = 4 in. (10 cm) in half double crochet. 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.


INSTRUCTIONS



STRIP 1
With A, chain 15.


Row 1: Half double crochet in 3rd chain from hook and each chain across - 13 stitches.


Rows 2-11: Chain 2, turn, half double crochet in each half double crochet across.


Change to B (join B with slip stitch in first stitch of next row, fasten off A) and work 11 rows in half double crochet.


Change to C and work 11 rows in half double crochet.


Change to D and work 11 rows in half double crochet.


Change to E and work 11 rows in half double crochet.


Change to F and work 11 rows in half double crochet.


Fasten off.



STRIP 2
Work as for Strip 1, first working 11 rows with G, then 11 rows with A, 11 rows with B, 11 rows with C, 11 rows with D, and 11 rows with E.

Fasten off.



STRIP 3
Work as for Strip 1, first working 11 rows with F, then 11 rows with G, 11 rows with A, 11 rows with B, 11 rows with C, and 11 rows with D.

Fasten off.



STRIP 4
Work as for Strip 1, first working 11 rows with E, then 11 rows with F, 11 rows with G, 11 rows with A, 11 rows with B, and 11 rows with C.

Fasten off.



STRIP 5
Work as for Strip 1, first working 11 rows with D, then 11 rows with E, 11 rows with F, 11 rows with G, 11 rows with A, and 11 rows with B.

Fasten off.



FINISHING
Arrange strips in numerical order from left to right and sew together along long edges.

Weave in ends.

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