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Bright & Bold Granny Afghan
Bright & Bold Granny Afghan

Materials: 4 Ply Hand Knitting Red HeartYarn 52 ozs White, 12 oz Black,
One Skein of Vibrant                           Orange, Burnt Orange, Pink
Crochet Hook Size K or 7.00 mm

Finished Size Approximately 45" x 65"

Granny Square Motif: (make 1 pink; 4 burnt orange; 4 vibrant orange;
16 black; 92 white

With 2 strands held together, ch 4; join with a sl st to form a ring.

Rnd 1: Ch 4, 2 tr in ring, ch 3; (3 tr in ring, ch 3) 3 times; join to top of ch-
4.

Rnd 2: Ch 4, tr in next 2 tr, * in next sp work (3 tr, ch 3, 3 tr); tr in next 3
tr. Repeat from * around, joining last tr to top of ch-4; fasten off.

Joining:
Motifs are crocheted together in vertical and horizontal rows with double
strand of yarn. For joining th e15 center motifs, use colours indicated on
joining chart. Use white for joining of all remaining motifs. Following chart
for position of motifs, work all vertical rows first, then horizontal rows.

Vertical Rows:
With wrong sides of motifs held together and picking up the inside loops
only of sts to be joined, attach double strand to center ch of corner. Ch
1, sc through th e2 inside loops of each st to center st of next corner of
same 2 motifs. Don not break off, but continue joining all motifs in same
manner for length of afghan. Fasten off.
Horizontal Rows: Work as for vertical rows, but make a ch 2 at each
crossing of vertical rows and skip the 2 sc’s underneath.

Fringe:
Cut strands of white each 16 inches long. Fold four strands in half for
each knot. Space 6 knots evenly along each motif across each narrow
edge.