Back To Retro by BebaBlanket

Back To Retro

Crochet
October 2020
DK (11 wpi) ?
not critical
4.0 mm (G)
1200 - 2000 yards (1097 - 1829 m)
Any size square or rectangle
US
Flag of English English
This pattern is available for €3.50 EUR
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Another fresh approach to mosaic crochet - modern geometric mosaic crochet pattern BACK TO RETRO worked in 3 colors. The pattern allows you to create nearly anything you want: blanket (afghan), scarf, bag, cushion cover…
The pattern includes one repeated sections so your creation can be as wide and as long as you wish.
For this pattern you will need at least 3 contrasting colors. Each row is worked in one color only.

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EXPERIENCE LEVEL: Confident beginner.
LANGUAGE & TERMINOLOGY: English, US
TECHNIQUE: overlay mosaic crochet (each row start working from front side, one color per row)

THE PATTERN INCLUDES:
• chart
• introduction information about mosaic crochet
• links to video tutorials of mosaic crochet basics and tips
• short video tutorial to demonstrate how the pattern works https://youtu.be/v3wnmlfFHwk
• pictures of the final result

STITCHES & ABBREVIATIONS:
ch/chs (chain/chains), st/sts (stitch/stitches), R/Rs (row/rows), sc (single crochet), starting sc (starting single crochet), blsc (back loop single crochet), fldc (front loop double crochet), fpextr (front post extended treble).

YARN, HOOK & APPROXIMATE SIZE:
BACK TO RETRO pattern sample was created using the following yarn:

Yarn
Color A: Stylecraft Special DK, Parchment
Color B: Stylecraft Special DK, Aspen
Color C: Stylecraft Special DK, Turquoise
Yarn weight #3 (light/DK)
Fiber content 100 % acrylic
Hook size Furls Odyssey, 4 mm (G)

Sample size, shape & amount of yarn
Rectangle
One repeat in height working a foundation ch117:
60 cm width x 22.5 cm length / 24” width x 9” length
Color A – 63 g, 186 m/204 yrds
Color B – 25 g, 74 m/ 81 yrds
Color C – 23 g, 68 m/75 yrds
Total for one repeat in height working a foundation ch117
111 g, 328 m/360 yrds

You can use any yarn & appropriate hook size that suits your project.