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River Bank Afghan
Lion Brand® Fishermen's Wool®
Pattern Number: 90322AD This patchwork block afghan is a great way to learn new skills.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
40 x 48 in. (101.5 x 123 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

150-123 Fishermen's Wool Yarn: Oatmeal

Light taupe (darker than the Natural color)


Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 25.98
Note: (A)

150-126 Fishermen's Wool Yarn: Nature's Brown

Dark chocolate brown


Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 25.98
Note: (B)

150-200 Fishermen's Wool Yarn: Oak Tweed

Natural cream twisted with deep brown


Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 25.98
Note: (C)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size H-8 (5 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.45


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

GAUGE:
18 sts + 14 rows = 4 in. (10 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.


INSTRUCTIONS



AFGHAN
SQUARE A (make 10)
With A, ch 37.


Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in next ch, *ch 1, sk next ch, sc in next ch; rep from * to last 2 ch, sc in each of last 2 ch.


Row 2: Ch 1, turn.

Sc in each of next 2 sts, *ch 1, sk next st, sc in next ch-1 sp; rep from * to last 2 sts, sc in each of last 2 sts.


Rep Row 2 until piece measures about 8 in.

(20.5 cm) from beg.

Fasten off.



SQUARE B (make 10)
With B, ch 37.


Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in each of next 2 ch, *ch 2, sk 2 ch, sc in each of next 2 ch; rep from * to last ch, sc in last ch.


Row 2: Ch 1 turn.

Sc in each of next 3 sts, *ch 2, sk next ch-2 sp, sc in each of next 2 sts; rep from * to last st, sc in last st.


Rep Row 2 until piece measures about 8 in.

(20.5 cm) from beg.

Fasten off.



SQUARE C (make 10)
With C, ch 37.


Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in next ch, *hdc in next ch, sl st in next ch; rep from * to last 2 ch, sc in each of last 2 ch.


Row 2: Ch 1, turn.

Sc in each of next 2 sts, *hdc in next st, sl st in next st; rep from * to last 2 sts, sc in each of last 2 sts.


Rep Row 2 until piece measures about 8 in.

(20.5 cm) from beg.

Fasten off.



FINISHING
Sew Squares together, following Assembly Diagram for placement.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
sl = slip
st(s) = stitch(es)
k = knit
p = purl
p3tog = purl 3 together
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
st(s) = stitch(es)
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
dc = double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
sp(s) = space(s)
st(s) = stitch(es)
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k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sl = slip
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
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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