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Tulip Garden Afghan

Copyright 1992 Vicki Becker

 

 

This  pattern is my own design. You may print the pattern for your personal use ONLY! You may not publish or post this pattern anywhere without my written permission.

 


Tulip Garden Afghan   

 

AFGHAN

Size: (approx.) 49" x 51"

Hooks:  Afghan hook size N or 15mm and Crochet hook size N

Gauge: Afghan Knit Stitch - 6 sts and 7 rows = 2 inches

Materials

Use these colors or pick colors to match your decor!

Red Heart Classic 4 ply yarn

Color A - 24 oz White

Color B - 16 oz Rose Pink

Color C - 16 oz Cottage Garden (variegated)

Color D - 3 1/2 oz. Mint

Strip # 1

Afghan Knit Stitch (Make 1)

With color A, ch 38.  Work 36 rows A; 10 rows B; 36 rows C; 10 rows B; 36 rows A; 10 rows B; 25 rows C; and bind off.

Strip #2

Afghan Knit Stitch (Make 2)

With color C, ch 38.  Work 36 rows C; 10 rows B; 36 rows A; 10 row B; 36 rows C; 10 rows B; 36 rows A;  and bind off.

Strip #3

Afghan Knit Stitch (Make 2)

With color B, ch 11.  Make 174 rows B; and bind off.

Duplicate Stitch

Follow the graph and duplicate stitch on the White squares.

Weave the strips together in the following order; Strip #2; #3; #1; #3; #2; 

Border

With Color B work 2 rows of dc around, 3 dc in each corner.

 

PILLOW

Size:  (approx.) 12" x 13" excluding ruffle.

Squares:  Tunisian Knit Stitch (make 2).

With color A, ch 38.  Work 36 rows A and bind off.  With color D, ch 38.  Work 36 rows D and bind off.  Work design in duplicate stitch on White square.  Make inside pillow following the pillow instructions.  Weave the squares together on 3 sides and insert the pillow.  Weave last side.

Ruffle

Row 1:  With color B, ch 3 in any corner sp.  2 dc in same sp as starting ch, dc in every st around working 3 dc in each remaining corner.  Join with a sl st to top of first ch 3.  

Row 2:  Ch 3, 3 dc in next sp, (corner), *dc in next sp; 2 dc in next sp; rep from *around, working 3 dc in remaining corners.  Join with a sl st to top of first ch 3.

Row 3:  Repeat row 2 and fasten off.

 

Tulip Garden Graph

0-Rose Pink        X-Mint

 

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