Rose Twists Afghan
Here is the perfect crochet baby blanket for wrapping up your newborn baby girl. This lovely afghan crochet pattern from Lily Sugar n' Cream features adorable rose and white motifs with an eyelet design. Curl up on a chilly evening with this homemade crochet afghan to keep you and your baby warm and cozy. It's also a great accent piece to put on a little girl's bed or to give as a baby shower gift. Best of all, this easy crochet pattern doesn't take long to make. What are you waiting for? Get started!
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- Yarn: Lily Sugar 'n Cream Twists (56.7 g/2 oz) 6 balls of #20420 (Rose Twists) as MC
Lily Sugar 'n Cream (70.9 g/ 2.5 oz) 6 balls of #01004 (Soft Ecru) as A
- Crochet Hook: Size 5 mm (U.S. H or 8) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge
Size: Approx 40½ ins [103 cm] wide x 48½ ins [123 cm] long.
Gauge: Motif = 8 ins [20.5 cm] square.
Motif A (make 15).
With MC, ch 5. Join with sl st to form a ring.
1st rnd: Ch 3 (counts as dc). 3 dc. (Ch 3. 4 dc) 3 times in ring. Ch 3. Join with sl st to top of ch 3.
2nd rnd: Ch 3 (counts as dc). 1 dc in each of next 3 dc. (2 dc. Ch 3. 2 dc) in next ch-3 sp. *1 dc in each of next 4 dc. (2 dc. Ch 3. 2 dc) in next ch-3 sp. Rep from * twice more. Join with sl st to top of ch 3.
3rd to 7th rnds: Ch 3 (counts as dc). *1 dc in each dc to next ch-3 sp. (2 dc. Ch 3. 2 dc) in next ch-3 sp. Rep from * 3 times more. 1 dc in each dc to end of rnd. Join with sl st to top of ch 3. Fasten off.
Motif B (make 15).
With A, work as given for Motif A.
Crochet motifs tog as shown in diagram below.
1st rnd: Join MC with sl st to any corner of Blanket. Work 1 row of sc evenly around, having 3 sc in corner ch-3 sps. Join with sl st to first sc.
2nd rnd: Ch 1. Work 1 row of sc evenly around having 3 sc in corner sc. Join with sl st to first sc. Fasten off.
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