Sampler Afghan

Sampler Afghan

Sampler 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. 

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

Materials

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

Strip #1

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.

Strip #2

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.

Blocks and Stars

Blocks and Stars

Crystal Star

Balkan Puzzle Graph

Balkan Puzzle

St Gregorys Cross

St Gregory’s Cross

Ribbon Star

Ribbon Star

Honey Bee

Honey Bee

Kitty Corner

Kitty Corner

Yankee Puzzle

Yankee Puzzle

Farmers Daughter

Farmers Daughter

Nine Patch Star

Nine Patch Star

Butterfly at the Crossroads

Butterfly At The Crossroads

Mexican Rose

Mexican Rose

Nine Patch Plaid

Nine Patch Plaid

X-Quisite

X-Quisite

Friendship Star

Friendship Star

Martha Washington Star

Martha Washington Star

 

 

Border

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.

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