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ROUND AFGHAN - DIRECTIONS
(A variation of a pattern originally put out by Columbia Minerva)
Materials : 12 3.5 oz skeins worsted weight (1 for each of 12 wedges) and at least 3 3.5 oz skeins for border
Hook : Size J
Adult Size : Start by chaining 101 loosely. For Baby/Child size, chain 75.
Row 1 - SC in 2nd chain from hook, CH 1 , Skip 1 chain, SC in next CH, *CH 1, Skip next chain, SC in next CH* to end, ending with SC. CH1, turn.
Row 2 - *SC in space, CH1, SC in next space* to end, SC in turning CH ch 1, turn.
Row 3 - Repeat Row 2 to last 3 SCís (2 spaces) SL ST in next to last space. CH 1, turn.
Row 4 - Repeat Row 2.
Continue Repeating Rows 3 and 4, forming a triangle wedge, until your last repeat of Row 2 has only a SC in space and a SC in turning CH, Ch1, turn..
Wedges 2 - 12
Change colors for the next wedge, CH1, turn.
This row picks up stitches for the foundation row of the next wedge. SC in first space, CH1, SC in SL ST, CH 1, *SC in next space, CH1, SC in SL ST, CH 1* repeat to end (point of triangle) and SC in last ST, CH 1, turn.
Starting with Row 2, repeat the same as for Wedge 1.
Continue in pattern until all 12 wedges have been completed. End off.
Sew seam between 1st and 12th wedges.
Beginning anywhere, attach yarn, and SC, CH 1, SC, CH1, around entire afghan border, join with slip stitch, CH1, DO NOT TURN.
Rows 2,3 - SC in SP, CH1, skip SC all around - join with slip stitch.
Row 4 - Increase every 5 stitches by doing 2 (SC, CH1) in one space. Join with slip stitch, CH1, do not turn.
Row 5 - 9 - Repeat Row 2.
Row 10 - Increase every 8 stitches.
Rows 11 -13 - Repeat Row 2.
Row 14 - Shell Stitch. Starting at first SP, SC, skip a SP, 5 DC in next SP, skip a SP, 5 DC in next SP around, join with slip stitch, end off.
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