Painted Turtle Afghan

Jan 22, 2010
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Ridged hexagon motifs formed by back-post double crochet are single crochet seamed together to create a fabulously textured afghan. Easy and portable, this makes a great travel project.

Designer Edie Eckman
Finished Size: About 46" wide and 60" long.
Yarn: Cascade 220 Superwash (100% superwash wool; 220 yd [201 m]/3½ oz [100 g]): #841 medium green (MC), 10 balls; #850 light green (A) and #822 orange (B), 2 balls each.
Hook: Size I/9 (5.5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions: Yarn needle.
Gauge: Rnds 1–7 = 6" from side to side; completed motif = about 10" from side to side.


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kynpav wrote
on Apr 12, 2010 4:55 PM

how does one get a hold of this pattern??

on Dec 29, 2011 1:44 PM

here's the link to download the instructions for the painted turtle afghan.

 

http://www.interweavestore.com/Crochet/Patterns/Painted-Turtle-Afghan.html

BarbaraZZ wrote
on Jan 4, 2013 2:27 PM

Great pattern! Easy to do - even for a beginner like me. See the result right here: http://www.ravelry.com/projects/Barbarazz/painted-turtle-afghan

 

BarbaraZZ wrote
on Jan 4, 2013 2:27 PM

Great pattern! Easy to do - even for a beginner like me. See the result right here: http://www.ravelry.com/projects/Barbarazz/painted-turtle-afghan

 

BarbaraZZ wrote
on Jan 4, 2013 2:27 PM

Great pattern! Easy to do - even for a beginner like me. See the result right here: http://www.ravelry.com/projects/Barbarazz/painted-turtle-afghan