Heirloom Aran Afghan
Crochet World|February 2022
Intricate cables and pattern stitches combine to make a piece you will be sure to pass down through the generations.
Nazanin S. Fard
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FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

Approximately 35 inches x 36 inches

MATERIALS

• Red Heart Sport light (light worsted) weight yarn (21/2oz/240 yds/70g per skein): 10 skeins #4 off-white

• Size H/8/5mm crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge

• Tapestry needle

GAUGE

18 sc = 4 inches

AFGHAN

Note: Afghan is worked lengthwise.

Row 1 (RS): Ch 139, dc in 3rd ch from hook (beg 2 sk chs count as a dc) and in each rem ch, turn. (138 dc)

Row 2: Ch 2 (counts as a dc on this and following rows), *fpdc (see Stitch Guide) around each of next 2 dc; bpdc (see Stitch Guide) around each of next 2 dc; rep from * to beg 2 sk chs; dc in 2nd ch of beg 2 sk chs, turn.

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