Moroccan Tile Afghan

Oct 25, 2013
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Author

Tamara Kelly

Introduction

The Moroccan Tile Afghan is warm, cozy, a fast V stitch pattern to crochet, and full of color! It’s the latest free crochet blanket pattern on Moogly – and I’ve included guidelines for 6 different sizes!

The pattern here is written for a throw/afghan sized blanket, as that’s the size I’ve made. Based on the throw, I’ve created the chart below with info to make 5 other sizes! (Since everyone’s gauge is different, and the type of yarn used can effect the outcome as well, these are only guidelines – you’ll need to make your own gauge swatch if you need it to be exact!) And of course, you can make the whole thing in only two colors if you like – it’s all up to you!

 

The Moroccan Tile Afghan :: free #crochet pattern with instructions for 6 different sizes and infinite color schemes!

Materials List

  • US – K, 6.5mm hook
  • 3060 yds total Aran weight yarn in 2 or more colors (for the throw – see chart below for other sizes)
    Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice shown
    (2 skeins of each used for the throw size, plus a little extra of Color I for the border)
    Color A: Wild Berry
    Color B: Eggplant
    Color C: Sapphire
    Color D: Aqua
    Color E: Fern
    Color F: Sweet Pea
    Color G: Duckie
    Color H: Goldfish
    Color I: Scarlet
  • 2 stitch markers

Finished Size

Preemie/Lovie (20″ x 20″): Ch 58, 55 rows, 372 yds
Baby Blanket (40″ x 40″): Ch 112, 111 rows, 1488 yds
Throw/Afghan (50″ x 66″, shown): Ch 142, 181 rows, 3060 yds
Twin (65″ x 90″): Ch 184, 247 rows, 5441 yds
Queen (90″ x 100″): Ch 256, 275 rows, 8370 yds
King/Cal King (110″ x 100″): Ch 310, 275 rows, 10,230 yds
Want to make your own size? Use a multiple of 3 +2, +2 for the starting chain. Always end on an odd numbered row.

The Pattern

For the full pattern instructions, please visit Moogly's Moroccan Tile Afghan pattern page! Thank you so much!


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