Crocheted Ripple Afghan Pattern

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Approximate Size: 49" x 54"


Columbia-Minerva Knitting Worsted (4 oz skein)- 4 skeins each of Colors 1, 2 and 3 OR Nantuk 4 ply Knitting Yarn (Knitting Worsted size-2 or 4 oz skein)-16 ounces each of Colors 1, 2 and 3


4 ply
Color 1-Dk. Turq.
Color 2-Lt. Turq.
Color 3-White

1 "Boye" Crochet Hook "I" (Size 7 or 8)

Gauge: 3 pats to 214 inches

PATTERN STITCH: (One Strip) Ch 8, turn. Row 1-1 hdc in 2nd ch from hook, *skip 1 ch, 1 sc in next ch, 1 hdc in same ch, repeat from * once more, skip 1 ch, 1 sc in last ch, ch 2, turn. Row 2-1 hdc in first sc, * 1 sc in next sc, 1 hdc in same st, repeat from * once more, 1 sc in turning ch, ch 2, turn. Rows 3 through 8-Same as Row 2. Row 9-Same as Row 2, ending ch 4 for extention, turn. Row 10-1 hdc in second ch from hook, skip 2 chs, * 1 sc in next sc, 1 hdc in same st, repeat from * once more, 1 sc in next sc (omit last pat), ch 2, turn. Rows 11, 12 and 13-Same as Row 2. Row 14-Same as Row 9. Row 15-Same as Row 10. Repeat pat from Row 2, working ch 4 for extention every 9th and 14th rows, until there are 11 long and 10 short sections. Break yarn and fasten.

AFGHAN: Make 8 strips of Color 1 and 7 strips each of Colors 2 and 3.

TO JOIN STRIPS: Sew strips tog on wrong side of work, interlocking the extentions and placing colors as follows: Starting at left side edge, * 1 strip Color 1, 1 strip Color 2, 1 strip Color 3, repeat from * 6 times more, ending 1 strip Color 1 at right side edge.

FRINGE: Wind yarn over a 6 inch cardboard, cut strands at one end. Matching color of each strip, fold and knot 2 strands for each fringe. Make 4 fringe about ½ inch apart at end of each strip.

Other great patterns from Afghans by Columbia Minerva, Volume 742:

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Crocheted Striped Afghan
Flower and Fruit Afghan
Crocheted Ripple Afghan
Patchwork Afghan
Daisy Afghan
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Black Afghan with Roses
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