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.
Size: (approx.) 55″ x 57″
Hooks: Afghan hook size N (10mm) and Crochet hook size N (10mm)
Gauge: Afghan stitch – 7 bars and 5 rows = 2 inches
Use these colors for the Sampler Afghan or pick colors to match your decor!
Red Heart Classic 4 ply yarn
Color A – 40 oz White
Color B – 8 oz Country rose
Color C – 8 oz Gray
Color D – 2 oz Rose Pink
Regular Afghan Stitch (Make 4)
With Color A, ch 34. Work 32 rows A; 4 rows B; 32 rows A; 4 rows B; 32 rows A; 4 rows B; 32 rows A and bind off.
Regular Afghan Stitch (Make 3)
With Color B, ch 7. Work 32 rows B; 4 rows C; 32 rows B; 4 rows C; 32 rows B; 4 rows C; 32 rows B and bind off.
Weave the strips together in the following order; Strip #1; #2; #1; #2; #1; #2; #1.
I used 16 different quilt designs for the sampler afghan. The graphs are below. Cross Stitch using 2 ply (divide the 4 ply in half to use for Cross Stitching) Country rose, rose pink, and gray.
Start in any corner sp; with Color C.
Rows 1-7: Ch 2, 2 sc in same sp (corner made); sc in each st around, working 3 sc in each remaining corner sp. Join with a sl st to top of ch 2.