Moms Crocheted Afghans
Pink Petals Baby Afghan
Materials: Worsted Weight Yarn 15 ozs Pink
Crochet Hook Size I or 5.50
Finished Size Approximately 33" x 38"
Ch 105 loosely.
Foundation Row: Dc in 4th ch from hook and in each ch across;103 dc;
ch 2, turn.(counts as 1 dc)
Row 2: Skip first dc, dc in next dc and in each dc across, ending by
making a dc under the ch-2 bar; ch 2, turn.
Row 1: Sk first dc, dc in next dc, (1 dc, ch 1, 1 dc) all in next dc; (V-st
made), * skip 2 dc, (1 dc, ch 1, 1 dc) all in next dc; (V-st made); repeat
from * across, end skip 1 dc, 1 dc in next dc, dc under the ch-2. (33
V-sts with 2 dc at each end); ch 2, turn.
Row 2: Skip first dc, dc in each st across row, (work 1 dc in each dc of
each V-st and 1 dc in ch): 103 sts; ch 2, turn.
Row 3: Skip first dc, dc in next st, skip 1 st, V-st in next st; * skip 2 sts,
V-st in next st; repeat form * across, ending skip 1 dc, 1 dc in next dc, dc
under the ch-2: (33 V-sts with 2 dc at each end)
Repeat pattern rows 2 and 3 until afghan measures 37", ending by work
row 2 of pattern. Repeat row 2 once more. Fasten off. Weave in all
Work a shell stitch pattern along the short ends of afghan. With right
side of work facing, attach yarn under dc bar; ch 1, work shell of (sc,
hdc, dc, hdc, sc) in same space; * work another shell around the ch-2 of
V-st row; repeat from * across edge, ending with a shell around the ch-2
of the dc row; fasten off.