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Tinted Squares Afghan
Lion Brand® Tweed Stripes®
Pattern Number: L10062

SKILL LEVEL:  Beginner (Level 1)
SIZE: One Size
About 36 x 45 in. (91.5 x 114.5 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

753-206 Tweed Stripes Yarn: Woodlands

Medium brown, sky blue, and burnt red-orange


Quantity needed: 3 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 15.27
Note: (A)

753-204 Tweed Stripes Yarn: Caramel

Cream, tan, light grey, and medium brown


Quantity needed: 3 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 15.27
Note: (B)

753-203 Tweed Stripes Yarn: Tundra

Golden brown, chocolate, and espresso brown


Quantity needed: 3 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 15.27
Note: (C)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size K-10.5 (6.5 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.65


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

GAUGE:
12 half double crochet + 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.


INSTRUCTIONS



STRIP 1
With A, chain 29.


Row 1: Half double crochet in 3rd chain from hook and each chain across - 27 stitches.


Rows 2-18: Chain 2, turn, half double crochet in each stitch across.
Change to B, and work 18 rows in half double crochet.


Change to C and work 18 rows in half double crochet.


Change to A and work 18 rows in half double crochet.


Change to B and work 18 rows in half double crochet.


Fasten off.



STRIP 2
Work same as Strip 1, first working 18 rows with B, then 18 rows with C, 18 rows with A, 18 rows with B, and 18 rows with C.

Fasten off.



STRIP 3
Work same as Strip 1, first working 18 rows with C, then 18 rows with A, 18 rows with B, 18 rows with C, and 18 rows with A.

Fasten off.



STRIP 4
Work same as Strip 1, using same colors as Strip 1.



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

Weave in ends.

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