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I'm mostly self taught, with a some help from my mother and grandmother.
I like to experiment with my crochet stitches. To see in what directions I can manipulate them. Or to see the variety of ways ...

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Multicolor Exaggerated Ripple Afghan

from DraginMom Crochet
(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Multicolor Exaggerated Ripple Afghan
Multicolor Exaggerated Ripple Afghan
Multicolor Exaggerated Ripple Afghan

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • The ability to read a pattern
  • Knowledge of basic crochet stitches.
  • The ability to understand and keep track of long stitch directions

Pattern Description:

I thought you should be able to do something besides a set ripple pattern. You should be able to 'reshape' the ripples. You cant do much with the straight parts; but the 'dips & bumps' should be able to 'move'. And wow, do they!
The idea for this afghan came from the 'rainbows' oil makes on puddles.

A retro look for the more audacious!
Multi-Colored Exaggerated Ripple Afghan Crochet Pattern PDF File
This pattern is my original design.
Please give credit for patterns used when selling completed items. From DraginMom Crochet on Craftsy

Copyright (c) 01/08/2013 m e

Directions for 54" x 63" {611/2" x 63"} (461/2" x 63") afghans
Skill Level: intermediate

This Pattern includes:
Complete, easy to read directions
Directions and photos for all Special Stitches
A stitch diagram
A stitch placement diagram
Stitch directions (in abbreviations)
US - EUROPE Abbreviations
Internet addresses for crochet terms in 8 languages

The pattern is downloadable as a PDF file.
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Thank you for your perusal!


6 sc across x 7 sc up = 2" square (approx.)

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 54" x 63" {611/2" x 63"} (461/2" x 63")


  • Eight 7 oz skeins; two skeins of each color - 9.7 {11} (8.5) oz. of ea color
  • Size J/10 (6.0 mm) Crochet Hook
  • Scissors or Clippers
  • Yarn Needle
  • Patience

Preferred Brand/Yarn:



Colors used: (Red Heart) Color A (CA) = Medium Purple, Color B (CB) = Turqua, Color C (CC) = Spring Green & Color D (CD) = Bright Yellow.