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Download Afghans: More Than 50 Beautiful, Affordable Designs by Norah Gaughan, Margery Winter, Berroco Design Team PDF

By Norah Gaughan, Margery Winter, Berroco Design Team

Photographs by means of Thayer Allyson Gowdy
Styling through Karen Schaupeter


For many folks, afghans are the epitome of convenience. colourful and alluring, they seem to be a staple of the house, with no which a lounge or bed room simply wouldn’t believe entire. And even if you’re making one for your self, as a housewarming present, or to welcome a brand new child into the realm, the method of making a home made afghan could be as worthwhile because the entire product.

Comfort Knitting and Crochet: Afghans gains 50 styles for those comfortable blankets, made with Berroco convenience yarn—an reasonable, ultra-soft acrylic/nylon blend—and designed via the Berroco group, headed by means of Norah Gaughan.

The e-book contains anything for everybody: The designs variety from trendy to standard, from spare to decorated, and are encouraged by way of assets as diverse as Scottish tweeds, eastern Ikat, and Delft pottery. meant for knitters and crocheters of each ability point, this assortment brings new lifestyles to the well-loved and flexible afghan.

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End off. 55 Baby Sweater and Hat For this adorable baby set, I chose two of my favorite stitches: trinity stitch in crochet and blackberry stitch in knitting. They provide a wonderful bubbly texture so perfect for a baby, and they look so remarkably similar that you really have to look closely to know which is which. Of course, using the same size needles and hook, the gauge is different. The knitted version requires more stitches to achieve the proper dimensions. Either version is lots of fun to make.

Next row: *K1, k2 tog; rep from * across row—34 sts. Next row: K2tog all across row—17 sts. Corkscrews Make 3. With double strand and size 5 needles, cast on 25 sts. Row 1: (K1, pl, k1) in each st across row—75 sts. Bind off, leaving enough yarn to sew to top of hat. Stitch corkscrews to top of hat. 5 oz. (100 g)/359 yd. (323 m): delicate green #09230, 2 skeins for sweater, 1 skein for hat Back Row 4: Rep Row 2. Notes: 1. Blackberry stitch (bbs): Draw up a lp in the next sc (yo, draw through last loop on hook) 3 times, forming a chain, keeping the ch 3 just made to front of work, yo, and draw through both loops on hook (blackberry stitch completed).

Shape Armhole At beg of next 2 rows, bind off 6 sts. Dec 1 st each side every other row 6 times. 5, 32, 33) cm], end with a WS row. Shape Shoulder At beg of next 2 rows, bind off 21 (22, 23, 24) sts. Bind off rem 30 (32, 34, 36) sts. Knit or Crochet Row 1 (RS): K6, *p1, k1; rep from * across row. Row 2: *P1, k1; rep from * to last 6 sts, p1, k5. 5) cm], end with a WS row. Change to size 9 needles and work patt as follows: Row 1 (RS): K6, p3, *twist 2, p2, twist 2, p6; rep from * 2 times more, end twist 2, p2, twist 2, p3 (5, 7, 9).

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