Heritage Afghan Pattern

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Heritage Afghan Pattern

Approximate Size 50 inches by 72 inches

COLOR KEY


QUANTITY
MATERIALS
Color Key
4 oz.
Twin-Paks
Bear Brand DeLuxe
Knitting Worsted
Fleisher’s Superior
Knitting Worsted
B
2
Red 4
Red 104
C
1
Red 5
Red 105
D
1
Red 6
Red 106
E
1
Cardinal 8
Cardinal 108
L
1
Claret 13
Claret 113
F
1
Maroon 12
Maroon 112
 
12
Black
Black
Color Key
Quantity
Bucilla Ever-Match Tapestry Wool
A
40 yds
Ash Rose 1953
G
40 yds
Italian Blue 1998
H
40 yds
French Blue 1999
J
40 yds
Olonial Blue 1963
K
40 yds
Colonial Blue 1989
M
40 yds
Antique Gold 1984
N
40 yds
Brown 1969
O
40 yds
Fern Green 1920
P
40 yds
Fern Green 1921
S
40 yds
Fern Green 1924
R
40 yds
Soft Green 1867
Y
40 yds
Teal Blue 1950
U
40 yds
Teal Blue 1951
V
40 yds
White 1928
X & T
60 yds
Grey 1940

"Boye" 9-inch Crochet Hook, Size F.
"Boye" 5½-inch Crochet Hook, Size 3 (F).
Embroidery and Arrangement charts

GAUGE:
Afghan St—9 sts = 2 inches; 9 rows = 2 inches
Shaded Pattern—9 sts = 2 inches; 4 rows = 1 inch

AFGHAN STITCH PANEL (MAKE 3)—Using 9-in. crochet hook, with Black, ch 45 and work in Afghan Stitch for 307 rows. Finish off with a row of sl sts, fasten off. Embroider Panels with cross-stitch embroidery following embroidery and arrangement charts. Make sure to skip the number of rows indicated on arrangement chart.

SHADED PATTERN—Work all rows from right side—Using 5½-inch crochet hook, with Black loop on hook, from right side, working along long side of Panel, work 1 sc in end of each row (307 sc), fasten off. Row 2—With Black loop on hook, working in back loop of sts, work 1 sc in first st, a Cable (a long dc) thru first free Afghan-St bar directly below, always skip st at back of Cable, sc in each of next 2 sts, * work a Cable thru first free Afghan-St bar directly below, sc in each of next 2 sts, work a Cable thru first free Afghan-St bar directly below, sc in each of next 3 sts, a Cable in next bar, sc in each of next 2 sts, a Cable in next bar, sc in each of next 2 sts, a Cable in next bar, sc in each of next 2 sts; rpt from * across, end last rpt with 1 sc, fasten off. Hereafter always work in back loop of sts. Row 3—With B, sc in each of first 2 sts, * a Cable around post of next sc 2nd row down directly below, sc in each of next 2 sts, a Cable around post of next sc 2nd row down, sc in each of 2 sts, a Cable in next sc 2nd row down, sc in next st; rpt from * across, end 1 sc in last st, fasten off. Row 4—With B, t sc in each of 3 sts, a Cable around post of next st 2nd row down directly below (always work Cable in this man­ner), * sc in each of 2 sts, a Cable; rpt from * three times; rpt from f across, end, 1 sc in each of last 3 sts, fasten off. Row 5—With C, sc in each of 4 sts, * a Cable, sc in each of 2 sts, a Cable, sc in each of 3 sts, a Cable, sc in each of 2 sts, a Cable, sc in each of 5 sts; rpt from * across, ending with 4 sc, fasten off. Row 6—With D, sc in each of 5 sts, * a Cable, sc in each of 2 sts, a Cable, sc in next st, a Cable, sc in each of 2 sts, a Cable, sc in each of 7 sts; rpt from * across, ending with 5 sc, fasten off. Row 7—With E, sc in first st, a Cable, * sc in each of 4 sts, a Cable, sc in each of 2 sts, a Cable, sc in each of 2 sts, a Cable, sc in each of 4 sts, a Cable; rpt from * across, end, sc in last st, fasten off. Row 8—With L, sc in each of 2 sts, * a Cable, sc in each of 4 sts, a Cable, sc in each of 3 sts, a Cable, sc in each of 4 sts, a Cable, sc in next st; rpt from * across, end, sc in last st, fasten off. Row 9—With F, sc in each of first 3 sts, * a Cable, sc in each of 4 sts, a Cable, sc in next st, a Cable, sc in each of 4 sts, a Cable, sc in each of 3 sts; rpt from * across, fasten off. Row 10—With F, sc in each of 4 sts, * a Cable, sc in each of 4 sts, a Cable, sc in each of 4 sts, a Cable, sc in each of 5 sts; rpt from * across, ending with 4 sc, fasten off. Row 11—With Black, sc in first st, a Cable, * sc in each of 3 sts, a Cable, sc in each of 7 sts, a Cable, sc in each of 3 sts, a Cable; rpt from * across, end, sc in last st, fasten off. Work same Shaded Pattern on opposite side of Panel. Arrange Strips in place as shown on arrangement chart. With Black, sew Strips together with an overhead st (match­ing patterns). With Black, keeping edge flat, work a row of sc on each short side of Afghan, fasten off.

FRINGE—Wind Black on a 3½-inch cardboard, cut at one end. Tie a 3 strand Fringe in each sc along each short side of Afghan.