TECHNIQUE USED: Crochet
approximately 20"/51 cm wide x 75"/190.5 cm long
Caron International's Simply Soft
(100% Acrylic, 6 oz/170g, 315 yd/288 m):
#9742 Grey Heather (A): 3 skeins
#9761 Plum Perfect (B): 2 skeins
#H9508 Charcoal Heather (C): 1 skein
#9702 Off White (D): 1 skein
Sizes US H-8 (5mm) or size to obtain gauge
4 pattern repeats and 8 rows = 4"/10 cm.
double crochet (dc)
single crochet (sc)
slip stitch (sl st)
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STITCH PATTERN (multiple of 3 sts + 1; +1 for foundation ch)
Row 1 (RS): (Sc, ch 3, dc) in 2nd ch from hook, *sk next 2 ch, (sc, ch 3, dc) in next ch; repeat from * across, turn.
Row 2: Ch 3 (counts as first dc), dc in first st, (sc, ch 3, dc) in each ch-3 space across to last ch-3 space, sc in last ch-3 space, ch 2, dc in last sc, turn.
Row 3: Ch 1, sc in first st, ch 3, dc in next ch-2 space, *(sc, ch 3, dc) in next ch-3 space; repeat from * across, sc in last dc (turning ch), turn.
Repeat Rows 2 and 3 for pattern.
1. Wrap is worked lengthwise.
2. To change color; work last st of old color to last yarn over, yarn over with new color and draw through all loops on hook to complete stitch.
With A, chain 224.
Rows 1–3: Work Rows 1–3 of Pattern Stitch—75 sc and 74 ch-2 spaces.
Continue working in pattern stitch changing colors as follows:
4 more rows with A, *1 row with D, 2 rows with A, 2 rows with C, 4 rows with B, 1 row with D, 4 rows with B, 2 rows with C, 2 rows with A, 1 row with D, 7 rows with A; repeat from * once more.
Using yarn needle, weave in all ends.