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Free Crochet Pattern: Carson City Afghan

Lion Brand® Baby's First®
Pattern #: 90347AD
Rating: ***** (based on 18 reviews)
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SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)

SIZE: One Size
About 28 x 30 in. (71 x 76 cm)

CORRECTIONS: (applied Jun 11, 2010)


Rows 3 2 -40: Ch 3, turn, V-st in each ch-1 sp across, dc in top of turning ch.
The above is only a summary of corrections; the corrected pattern text is below (if free) or shipped upon completion of order (if purchased)
 
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Carson City Afghan

Lion Brand® Baby's First®

GAUGE:

4 V-sts + 5 rows = 4 in. (10 cm).

STITCH EXPLANATION:

V-st (Dc, ch 1, dc) all in the same st.

AFGHAN
Ch 85.
Row 1: (Dc, ch 1, dc) in 5th ch from hook (V-st made), *sk next 2 ch, V-st in next ch; rep from * across to last 2 ch, sk next ch, dc in last ch – 27 V-sts at end of this row.
Rows 2-40: Ch 3, turn, V-st in each ch-1 sp across, dc in top of turning ch.
Do not fasten off, but proceed to work border.

Border
Rnd 1: Ch 1, turn, work sc evenly spaced around all edges of Afghan, working 3 sc in each corner; join with sl st in first sc.
Rnd 2 (picot edging): *Ch 2, sl st in 2nd ch from hook (picot made), sk next sc, sl st in next 2 sc; rep from * around. Note: At each corner, sl st in more or fewer sts so that you can center a picot on each corner.
Fasten off.

FINISHING
Weave in ends.


 
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ch(s) = chain(s) ch-space = space previously made
dc = double crochet rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s) sc = single crochet
sk = skip sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)  


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Pattern Average Rating: ***** (based on 18 reviews)
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Carson City Afghan Reviewed by robin cook on 2013-09-24 *****
I am making this for the 4th time. I made it for my 2 granddaughters and a friend. Now I am making it for my neice who is having a baby. I love the feel of it, and the children have loved it, it is very cudddly and so easy to make. Beautiful yarn. So soft!




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