Fall Tiles Afghan

Crochet World - - Crochet World - De­sign by Kather­ine Eng

FIN­ISHED MEA­SURE­MENTS

43 inches wide x 55 inches long

MA­TE­RI­ALS

• Red Heart Su­per Saver medium (worsted) weight acrylic yarn (prints: 7 oz/364 yds/198g; mul­tis: 5 oz/236 yds/141g per skein): 2 skeins each #336 warm brown, #5851 denim and #3991 earthy • Size J/10/6mm cro­chet hook or

size needed to ob­tain gauge • Tapestry nee­dle

GAUGE

Rnds 1–3 = 23/4 inches; com­pleted square = 53/4 inches; 16 dc = 11/2 inches; 11 rows = 21/2 inches

PAT­TERN NOTES

Weave in loose ends as work pro­gresses. Join with slip stitch as in­di­cated un­less oth­er­wise stated.

AFGHAN SQUARE

With brown, ch 4, (see Pat­tern Notes) in first ch to form a ring, do not ch-1, 8 sc in ring, join in beg sc. (8 sc) Rnd 2: [Ch 3, sl st in next sc] around, end­ing with ch 3, join in same st as beg ch-3. (8 ch-3 sps)

Rnd 3: Sl st in ch-3 sp, ch 1, sc in same ch sp as beg ch-1, (3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in next ch-3 sp, [sc in next ch-3 sp, (3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in next ch-3 sp] around, join in beg sc.

Rnd 4: Ch 1, (sc, ch 2, sc) in same sc, *ch 3, sk 3 dc, (2 sc, ch 3, 2 sc) in next cor­ner ch-2 sp, ch 3**, (sc, ch 2, sc) in next sc, rep from * around, end­ing last rep at **, join to beg sc. Fas­ten off.

Rnd 5: Draw up a lp of earthy in ch-3 sp to the left of any cor­ner ch-3 sp, sc in same ch-3 sp, *(2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in next ch-2 sp, sc in next ch-3 sp, (3 dc, ch 3, 3 dc) in next cor­ner ch-3 sp**, sc in next ch-3 sp, rep from * around, end­ing last rep at **, join in beg sc. Fas­ten off.

JOIN­ING

Rnd 6: Draw up a lp of denim in first sc to the left of any cor­ner ch-3 sp, ch 1, sc in same sc, *ch 2, sk next 2 dc, (sc, ch 2, sc) in next ch-2 sp, ch 2, sk next 2 dc, sc in next sc, ch 2, sk next 2 dc, (sc, ch 2, sc) in next dc, (sc, ch 4, sc) in cor­ner ch-3 sp, (sc, ch 2, sc) in next dc, ch 2, sk next 2 dc**, sc in next sc, rep from * around, end­ing last rep at **, join in beg sc. Fas­ten off. Join rem Squares tog on 1 or 2 sides as nec­es­sary in 7 rows of 9 squares, join row 1 of squares on just 1 side. Con­tinue work­ing as for rnd 6, to join cor­ners tog, ch 2, drop lp, draw lp un­der to over through op­po­site ch-4 sp, ch 2 and con­tinue as in­di­cated. To join ch-2 sps, ch 1, drop lp, draw lp un­der to over through op­po­site ch-2 sp, ch 1 and con­tinue as in­di­cated. When join­ing on 2 sides, where 4 cor­ners meet, ch 2, drop lp, draw lp un­der to over through op­po­site ch-4 sp to the right, ch 1, drop lp, sk next ch-4 sp, draw lp un­der to over through next ch-4 sp, ch 2 and con­tinue as in­di­cated un­til all squares are joined.

BOR­DER

Rnd 1: Draw up a lp of denim in first ch-2 sp to the left of any cor­ner ch-4 sp, ch 1, (sc, ch 2, sc) in same sp, *[ch 2, sc in next sc, ch 2, (sc, ch 2, sc) in next ch-2 sp] twice, ch 2, sc in next cor­ner sp be­tween squares, ch 1, sc in next cor­ner sp be­tween squares, ch 2, (sc, ch 2, sc) in next ch-2 sp, rep from * across with ch 1, (sc, ch 4, sc) in each cor­ner ch-4 sp, ch 1**, (sc, ch 2, sc) in next ch-2 sp, rep from * around, end­ing last rep at **, join to beg sc, sl st in next ch-2 sp.

Rnd 2: Ch 1, (sc, ch 2, sc) in same sp, *[ch 2, sc in next sc, ch 2, (sc, ch 2, sc) in next ch-2 sp] twice, ch 3, sl st in next ch-1 sp, ch 3, (sc, ch 2, sc) in next ch-2 sp, rep from * around, with ch 1, sc in next sc, (sc, ch 3, sc) in each cor­ner ch-4 sp, sc in next sc, ch 1, (sc, ch 2, sc) in next ch-2 sp, end­ing with join last ch-1 to beg sc. Fas­ten off.

FIN­ISH­ING

With WS fac­ing, block lightly.

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