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Domestic Bliss Afghan
Lion Brand® Homespun®
Pattern Number: 90475AD This sweet ripple blanket adds a touch of warmth and comfort to your home.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 48 x 60 in. (122 x 152.5 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

790-404 Homespun Yarn: Lagoon

'Painterly' color Deep blue, emerald, and chocolate brown


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

790-386 Homespun Yarn: Grape

Heathered Solid Deep warm purple


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

790-322 Homespun Yarn: Baroque

Heathered Solid Medium violet and dark rose


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

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size J-10 (6 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:
10 1/2 sts + 6 rows = 4 in. (10 cm) over pattern. 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.

STITCH EXPLANATION:
dc3tog (dc 3 sts together) (Yarn over, insert hook in next st and draw up a loop, yarn over, draw through 2 loops) 3 times.

Yarn over and draw through all loops on hook.


INSTRUCTIONS



AFGHAN
With A, ch 159.


Row 1: Dc in 3rd ch from hook, *dc in next 4 ch, dc3tog, dc in next 4 ch, 3 dc in next ch; rep from * 11 more times, dc in next 4 ch, dc3tog, dc in next 4 ch, 2 dc in last ch - 156 dc and turning ch (forming 13 ripples) at the end of this row.


Row 2: With A, ch 3, turn, dc in first st, *dc in next 4 sts, dc3tog, dc in next 4 sts, 3 dc in next st; rep from * 11 more times, dc in next 4 sts, dc3tog, dc in next 4 sts, 2 dc in top of turning ch.

Change to B.


Row 3: With B, rep Row 2.


Row 4: With B, rep Row 2.

Change to C.


Row 5: With C, rep Row 2.


Row 6: With C, rep Row 2.

Change to A.


Row 7: With A, rep Row 2.


Rep Rows 2-7 until Afghan measures 48 in.

(122 cm), from beginning.



FINISHING
Fasten off.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
st(s) = stitch(es)


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