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Warm Clouds Preemie / Newborn Afghan
Lion Brand® Jiffy® - TiffanyTM
Pattern Number: BK4K-0604002
This is a thick, warm and incredibly soft afghan that gets its beauty from an unusual yarn combination that is sure to be a hit with Mom! Made from acrylic and nylon, contains no harsh animal fibers to irritate tender skin.
Fully washable (air dry), it gets softer with time.
SKILL LEVEL: Beginner (Level 1)
SIZE: Preemie, Preemie-to-Newborn, Newborn
18 (24, 30) inches [46 (61, 76) cm] square
Note: Pattern is written for smallest size with changes for larger sizes in parentheses. When only one number is given, it applies to all sizes. To follow pattern more easily, circle all numbers pertaining to your size before beginning.
450-330 Jiffy Yarn: Salem A mix of pastel yellow, rose, lilac and pale peacock
Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 7.98
Alternative Quantity: (3,4)
260-098 Tiffany Yarn: Cream Natural cream
Quantity needed: 4 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 21.96
Alternative Quantity: (6, 8)
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size N-13 (9 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.95
8 sc x 8 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.
Afghan is worked with one strand of (A) and two strands of (B) throughout
With One strand of (A) and 2 of B, ch 32 (48, 60) sts
Rows 1- 32 (48, 60): Work in sc until piece measures 18 (24, 30) inches, [46 (61, 76 cm]) fasten off and weave in ends.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
ch(s) = chain(s)
sc = single crochet
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