The Chain Reaction Afghan Project: Making Links

Jun 10, 2010
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X stitches worked with treble crochets form this lattice like square. This afghan square is part of the Chain Reaction Afghan Project, a yearlong print and online project, that brings together the work of professional and emerging designers in a single afghan. The completed afghan will be auctioned off with proceeds going to a select charity. Visit the Chain Reaction Afghan contest page for more detail.

Designer Kristin Omdahl
Finished Size: 12" by 12".
Yarn: About 100 yd [92 m]; purple.
Hook: H/8 (5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Gauge: Rnds 1–2 = 4" square.

Errata:

X st following a Corner X st: Yo 4 times, insert hook in same st, yo and pull up lp, [yo and draw through 2 lps on hook] 2 times (lower right leg of X st; 4 lps on hook), sk next 3 sts, yo 2 times, insert hook in next st, yo and pull up lp, [yo and draw through 2 lps on hook] 3 times (lower left leg of X st; 4 lps on hook), [yo and draw through 2 lps on hook] 3 times (upper right leg of X st), ch 3, yo 2 times, insert hook through top horizontal thread of both lower tr legs of X, yo and pull up lp, (4 lps on hook), [yo and draw through 2 lps on hook] 3 time (upper left leg of X st).


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