Elegant Floral Afghan
This heirloom afghan features modern flowers in traditional colors. Shown in Patons Decor. (Patons Yarns)
Skill Level: Intermediate
Patons® Decor (100 g)
Main Color (MC): (Aran) 10 balls
Contrast A: (Gold) 2 balls
Contrast B: (Brown) 1 ball
Contrast C: (Green) 1 ball
Contrast D: (Blue) 1 ball
Contrast E: (Aqua) 1 ball
6 colors, 16 balls total
Size 5 mm (U.S. H or 8) crochet hook or size needed to obtain tension.
13 sc and 16 rows = 4 ins [10 cm]
1 motif = 7 ins [18 cm] square
Make 63 Motifs: 7 rounds in various color combinations
Motif A (make 20)
Motif B (make 15)
Motif C (make 16)
Motif D (make 12)
Join motifs. Work 5-round edging to finish.
Assembly diagram is included in pdf download (May 2009).