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Chinese Lattice Afghan (R09-009)

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(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Chinese Lattice Afghan (R09-009)
Chinese Lattice Afghan (R09-009)
Chinese Lattice Afghan (R09-009)

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • You should already know how to sl st, ch, sc, hdc and dc.
  • Long hdc is explained in the instructions.

Pattern Description:

The bold geometric design of this reversible afghan will add warmth to any room!

This is afghan is not as complicated as it looks! The reversible design was achieved by alternating rows of red and black, using a combination of sc and long hdc which are worked into the previous row. The long hdc are worked with one color on odd rows and the contrasting color on even rows creating the reversible effect. A length of yarn is left at each end on all the rows for the fringe. A design chart is included with the pattern for reference.

The pattern is written in U.S. terms.


Working in pattern:
13 stitches = 4"
16 rows = 4"

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • The finished size is 54" wide x 66" long (not including fringe).


  • Soft worsted weight yarn, in 6 oz. (170 g) skeins - Red (8) and Black (7)
  • Size H (5.00 mm) crochet hook
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My mom and I learned to crochet together when I was 12 because there was a crocheted vest I wanted to make. We worked through it and figured it out together. I have ...

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