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Chevron Scarf Afghan
Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice®
Pattern Number: 90547AD Finally ready to upgrade from scarves to other projects? This afghan is a perfect transition! Made from several scarves sewn together, it has a fun and funky look with chevrons of various widths!

SKILL LEVEL:  Intermediate (Level 3)
SIZE: One Size
About 35 x 50 in. (89 x 127 cm)

CORRECTIONS: (applied Jun 11, 2010)
Bill of Materials updated to include Dusty Purple.The above is only a summary of corrections; the corrected pattern text is below (if free) or shipped upon completion of order (if purchased)

MATERIALS

860-147 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Purple Medium purple


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Note: (A)

860-145 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Eggplant Dark purple
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Note: (B)

860-144 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Magenta Rich, deep purple-pink
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Note: (C)

860-146 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Dusty Purple Cool light purple
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Note: (D)

860-143 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Antique Rose Deep medium rose



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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 J-10 (6 mm)
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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GAUGE:
Scarf = 7 in. (18 cm) wide; 6 rows = about 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:
PATTERN STITCH
Chevron Pattern (worked over 25 sts)
Row 1: Ch 3, turn, sk first 2 dc, dc in next 4 dc, 3 dc in next dc, dc in next 5 dc, sk next 2 dc, dc in next 5 dc, 3 dc in next dc, dc in next 4 dc, sk next dc, dc in top of turning ch.
Repeat Row 1 for Chevron Pattern.

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.


INSTRUCTIONS



AFGHAN
Scarf I
With F, ch 26.


Foundation Row: Dc in 4th ch from hook, dc in next 3 ch, 3 dc in next ch, dc in next 5 ch, sk next 2 ch, dc in next 5 ch, 3 dc in next ch, dc in next 5 ch.
With F, work 3 rows in Chevron Pattern; change to D in last st of last row.
Continue working in Chevron Pattern changing colors as follows:

8 rows with D, 6 rows with E, 4 rows with C, 2 rows with B, 8 rows with A, 4 rows with F, 2 rows with D, 6 rows with E, 2 rows with C, 8 rows with B, 4 rows with A, 8 rows with F, 6 rows with D, 6 rows with E.

Fasten off.



Scarf II
Make as for Scarf I, change colors as follows:
4 rows with D, 8 rows with E, 6 rows with C, 4 rows with B, 2 rows with A, 8 rows with F, 4 rows with D, 2 rows with E, 6 rows with C, 2 rows with B, 8 rows with A, 4 rows with F, 8 rows with D, 6 rows with E, 6 rows with C.

Fasten off.



Scarf III
Make as for Scarf I, change colors as follows:
4 rows with E, 8 rows with C, 6 rows with B, 4 rows with A, 2 rows with F, 8 rows with D, 4 rows with E, 2 rows with C, 6 rows with B, 2 rows with A, 8 rows with F, 4 rows with D, 8 rows with E, 6 rows with C, 6 rows with B.

Fasten off.



Scarf IV
Make as for Scarf I, change colors as follows:
4 rows with C, 8 rows with B, 6 rows with A, 4 rows with F, 2 rows with D, 8 rows with E, 4 rows with C, 2 rows with B, 6 rows with A, 2 rows with F, 8 rows with D, 4 rows with E, 8 rows with C, 6 rows with B, 6 rows with A.

Fasten off.



Scarf V
Make as for Scarf I, change colors as follows:
4 rows with B, 8 rows with A, 6 rows with F, 4 rows with D, 2 rows with E, 8 rows with C, 4 rows with B, 2 rows with A, 6 rows with F, 2 rows with D, 8 rows with E, 4 rows with C, 8 rows with B, 6 rows with A, 6 rows with F.

Fasten off.



FINISHING
Sew Scarves together following Assembly Diagram, using yarn to match color of one of the Scarves being joined.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
sp(s) = space(s)
st(s) = stitch(es)
tr = treble (triple) crochet
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
sk = skip
st(s) = stitch(es)


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