Tweedy Mitered Afghan
Crochet this beautiful afghan in 5 rich shades of Tweed Stripes. The pattern includes a color-coded assembly diagram to make it easy to connect each square and form the blanket. (LionBrand.com)
Lion Brand Pattern #: L10628
SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate
#753 Tweed Stripes
4 balls each: Orchid, Wildfire
plus 3 balls each: Woodlands, Mixed Berries, Tundra
5 colors, 17 balls total
Crochet Hook - Size K-10.5 (6.5 mm)
Split Ring Stitch Markers
dc3tog (dc 3 sts together)
FPDC (front post double crochet)
sc3tog (sc 3 sts together)
sc5tog (sc 5 sts together)
Afghan is made from 10 Large Squares and 40 Small Squares.
The Squares are worked separately then sewn together following the color Assembly Diagram. An edging is then worked around the outside edge of the Afghan.
Each Square is worked back and forth in rows, with a decrease worked at the center of each row to form the miter. Sc rows are alternated with dc rows.
Several versions are available:
L10559 Mitered 4-Patch Afghan in Vanna’s Colors
L10626 Mitered Afghan in Homespun
L10627 Colorful Mitered Afghan in Amazing
L10628 Tweedy Mitered Afghan in Tweed Stripes