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Red Bricks Crochet Afghan Pattern

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Red Bricks Crochet Afghan Pattern [3]
The amazing textures and unique geometry of this Red Bricks Crochet Afghan are sure to make a strong statement. The stitch pattern is easy to memorize and you’ll love snuggling under this stunning crochet afghan pattern [4] as you work it up.  The fun brick-like texture is made with the front post double crochet, keeping things just interesting enough to not make the pattern boring to work up.  Making it in a solid color brings an extra touch of sophistication to something so simple. Using the super-soft Bernat Blanket yarn [5] makes for an extra cuddly little afghan, that everyone from 1 to 90 years old will love.

 

 

MEASUREMENTS: APPROX 48″ X 58″ [122 X 147.5 CM]

GAUGE:  7 sc and 8 rows = 4″ [10 cm]

MATERIALS:

ABBREVIATIONS:

INSTRUCTIONS:

Ch 93.

1st row (RS): 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook. *Ch 4. Skip next 3 ch. 1 sc in next ch. Rep from * to end of chain. Turn.

2nd row: Ch 3 (counts as dc). *3 dc in next ch-4 sp. 1 dc in next sc. Rep from * to end of row. Turn.

3rd row: Ch 1. 1 sc in first dc. *Ch 4. Skip next 3 dc. 1 sc in next dc. Rep from * to end of row. Turn.

4th row: Ch 3 (counts as dc). *3 dc in next ch-4 sp. Yoh and draw up a loop around post of next dc 2 rows below at front of work inserting hook from left to right. (Yoh and draw through 2 loops on hook) twice – long dcfp made. Rep from * to last ch-4 sp. 3 dc in last ch-4 sp. 1 dc in last sc. Turn.

5th row: Ch 1. 1 sc in first dc. *Ch 4. Skip next 3 dc. 1 sc in next long dcfp. Rep from * to last 4 dc. 1 sc in last dc. Turn.

Rep 4th and 5th rows for pat until work from beg measures 58” [147.5 cm]. Fasten off.

 

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