Shades of the Sea by Anne Halliday

Shades of the Sea

January 1994
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
7.5 stitches and 6.75 rows = 4 inches
in Shell pattern
6.5 mm (K)
4210 yards (3850 m)
Approximately 48" x 63"
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Reminiscent of frothy ocean waves, these ripples of aqua and cream show off a treasure trove of delicate shells. Easy-to-make tassels add flair to the throw, which is worked using double strands of yarn.

Worsted weight yarn, approximately:
Color A (Aqua) - 22.5 ounces (640 grams, 1,480 yards)
Color B (Ecru) - 19 ounces (540 grams, 1,250 yards)
Color C (Light Aqua) - 22.5 ounces (640 grams, 1,480 yards)

Crochet hook, size K (6.50 mm) or size needed for gauge

Note: Entire Afghan is worked holding two strands of yarn together.

GAUGE: 9 sts (point to point) and 8 rows = 4.75”