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Free Crochet Lightweight
Lightweight Afghan

Materials: 3-Ply Sport Weight Yarn (1.75 oz Balls) 19 Balls
Crochet Hook Size G/6 or 4.50 mm
Yarn Needle

Finished Size Approximately 47” x 66”
Gauge: 4 dc = 1 inch; 3 pattern rows = 1 inch
Directions: Easy

Row 1: (right side): Ch 197, dc in 4th ch from hook, dc in each rem ch across, turn.
Row 2: (wrong side): Ch 1, sk 1 st, (1 dc in next st, sl st in next st) rep across, ending
with last sl st in tip of ch-3, turn.
Row 3: (right side): Ch 3 (first dc), (1 dc in next dc, 1 dc in next sl st) rep across,
ending with last dc in top of ch-1, turn.
Rep rows 2 and 3 until afghan measures 66 inches from beg, ending with row 3.
At the end of last rep, ch 1, turn.

Row 1: Sc in first st, (ch 3, sk 2 sts, sc in next st) rep across to within last 3 sts, ch 2,
sc in last st, fasten off.
Attach yarn in opposite side of foundation ch, ch 1, rep row 1 of trim across.

Cut yarn in 9-inch lengths, fold 6 strands in half, with crochet hook pull fold through
ch lp of trim, draw cut ends through lp on hook, Pull ends to secure. Rep in each ch
lp on each end of afghan. Cut ends evenly.
Crochet A Year of Afghans, Book 17