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Free Knitting and Crochet Patterns from Elaine Phillips

Ripple Afghan

Ripple Afghan
Difficulty level: Easy

Free Crochet Pattern

Size:Width - 51" (130 cm), length - 82" (208 cm)

Materials:Fingering weight wool yarn dark brown - 200 gr
Fingering weight wool yarn brown - 200 gr
Fingering weight wool yarn light brown - 200 gr
Fingering weight wool yarn cream - 200 gr
Fingering weight wool yarn white - 200 gr
Hook: D (3.25 mm) OR SIZE NEEDED TO OBTAIN GAUGE.

Gauge:
One pattern repeat = 5 1/2" (14 cm)
10 rows = 5 1/2" (14 cm)

Directions:
Chain 194
Row 1: 1 dc in the 4th ch from hook, skip 1 ch, 7 dc, *(1 dc, ch 1, 1 dc) in the next ch, 7 dc, 2dc-cluster (skip 2 ch btw 2 dc), 7 dc,* repeat 9 times, 7 dc, 2 dc-cluster with 1 ch btw dcs.
Row 2: ch 3, skip ch 1, 8 dc, *(1 dc, ch 1, 1 dc) in the ch 1, 7 dc, 2dc-cluster (skip 2 ch btw 2 dc), 7 dc,* repeat 9 times, (1 dc, ch 1, 1 dc) in the ch 1, 7 dc, 2 dc-cluster with 1 ch btw dcs.
Repeat row 2.

Crochet in the folllowing order:
Rows 1-2: dark brown
Rows 3-4: brown
Rows 5-6: light brown
Rows 7-8: cream
Rows 9-10: white.

Finishing:
Crochet 1 row of sc around the afghan.

Enjoy!



Comments

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# 1. Poster: bonnie
July 10, 2012

This is beautiful. I think I can handle it. Thank you.
# 2. Poster: Terri adams
November 18, 2012

Your directions aren't very clear. It says easy. It what is a 2dc cluster?
# 3. Poster: lili yang
January 8, 2014

2dc cluster
# 4. Poster: eloisa derrera
April 29, 2013

what is btw and 2dc?
# 5. Poster: sharon
July 25, 2013

I agree, I started out great, then could not figure out the "btw" part. I've been crocheting for over 20 years, but this "easy" one stumped me.
# 6. Poster: Jo Leclerc
April 9, 2013

what is 2 double cluster and what is btw
mean.
# 7. Poster: ash
May 1, 2013

btw just means between, and a 2 dc-cluster means double crochet twice in the same stitch, connected with a chain stitch. So dc in next stitch, ch 1, dc again in same stitch.
# 8. Poster: eloisa derrera
April 29, 2013

Oh , ok you mean between =btw and 2dc cluster is 2 DC and then skip 2 chains and 2 dc in next chain. ok ty

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