Technicolor Heart Quilt

Technicolor Heart Crochet Quilt

By Cherri Lacey

We are absolutely thrilled to bring you this glorious heart ghan pattern from up and coming designer Cherri Lacey! A beautiful multicolor heart focus with a delicate V stitch border make this one happy ghan! Many thanks to Cherri for sharing her beautiful work! And look for two Christmas themed quilts from Cherri coming soon!

ABBREVIATIONS

beg - beginning
ch - chain
sc - single crochet
dc - double crochet
sl st - slip stitch
BLO - Back Loop Only
sp - space

                                                                   

 

 

SOLID COLOR GRANNY   

Finished square measures approximately 2 1/2”

 

Ch 4, join with a sl st to first chain to form a ring

RND 1: Ch 3, 2 dc in ring, ch 1, (3 dc in ring, ch 1) three times, join with sl st to top of beg ch 3.

RND 2: Ch 3, turn, 2 dc in first ch 1 sp, ch 1, 3 dc in same ch 1 sp, ch 1 (3 dc, ch 1, 3 dc, ch 1) in remaining 3 ch 1 sps, join with sl st to top of beg ch 3, finish off, weave in loose ends

 

   TECHNICOLOR HEART AFGHAN

By Cherri Lacey  

Approximate finished size 55" x 53"

 

Materials Needed

9 oz    Red worsted weight yarn
8 oz    Purple worsted weight yarn
7 oz    Blue worsted weight yarn
7 oz    Green worsted weight yarn
5 oz    Yellow worsted weight yarn
5 oz    Orange worsted weight yarn
32 oz  White worsted weight yarn
Size “G” crochet hook, or size needed for proper gauge
Tapestry needle 

  

 

 Afghan Assembly

 Using tapestry needle and appropriate color yarn and stitching through BLO, assemble the completed squares using the chart below for placement:

Tech Heart Chart

 

Border

Join White to any corner with a sl st. Ch 1.

Rnd 1 & 2: Sc in each stitch with (sc, ch2, sc) in corners.

Rnd 3:
(Basic V-Stitch) Ch5, dc in same st as chain, *skip next stitch, (dc, ch2, dc) in next stitch. Repeat from * around.

Rnd 4:
Sl st, ch6, dc in same sp. (Dc, ch3, dc) in each v-stitch space around.

Rnd 5:
Sl st, ch8, dc in same sp. (Dc, ch5, dc) in each v-stitch space around.

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of these instructions.  We cannot be responsible for human error, differences in individual stitching techniques or typographical errors.

Afghan design Copyright 2009 Cheryl Lacey. All rights reserved.

Mini granny square and pattern layout copyright 1999-2009 Happy Yellow House. All rights reserved