Time Required :
Over an hour
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caron® simply soft® on the plus side afghan (crochet)

Step 1
Abbreviations:
Approx = Approximately
Ch = Chain(s)
Dc = Double crochet
Rnd(s) = Round(s)
RS = Right side
Sc = Single crochet
Sl st = Slip stitch
Sp(s) = Space(s)
Tog = Together

MEASUREMENTS: Approx. 46"x57¼"
GAUGE: 13 sc and 14 rows = 4" Motif = Approx 3¾" square. Be mindful of gauge. 

Quantities needed for project:
 
Caron® Simply Soft® Yarn -
  • Persimmon (109896; Contrast A; 2 Balls)
  • Dark Country Blue (314947; Contrast B; 2 Balls)
  • Soft Green (314944; Contrast C; 1 Ball)
  • Grey Heather (326276; Contrast D; 1 Ball)
  • Pagoda (186476; Contrast E; 1 Ball)
  • Soft Pink (326313; Contrast F; 1 Ball) an
  • Dark Sage (432211; Contrast G; 1 Ball)
Crochet Hook, Size U.S. H/8 (5 mm) or Size Needed to Obtain Gauge (248674)



Step 2
INSTRUCTIONS
 
Motif
 
With A, make 32.
 
With B, make 29.
 
With C, D and E, make 25 each.
 
With F, make 24.
 
With G, make 20. 
Step 3
Ch 4. Join with sl st to first ch to form a ring.
 
1st rnd: Ch 5. (3 dc. Ch 2) 3 times in ring. 2 dc in ring. Join with sl st to 3rd ch of ch 5.
 
2nd rnd: Sl st in next ch-2 sp. Ch 3 (counts as dc). (2 dc. Ch 2. 3 dc) in same ch-2 sp. [Ch 1.
Skip next 3 dc. (3 dc. Ch 2. 3 dc) in next ch-2 sp] 3 times. Ch 1. Skip next 3 dc. Join with sl st to top of ch 3.
 
3rd rnd: Sl st in each of next 2 dc and ch-2 sp. Ch 3 (counts as dc). (2 dc. Ch 2. 3 dc) in same ch-2 sp. [Ch 1. Skip next 3 dc. 3 dc in next ch-1 sp. Ch 1. Skip next 3 dc. (3 dc. Ch 2. 3 dc) in next ch-2 sp] 3 times. Ch 1. Skip next 3 dc. 3 dc in next ch-1 sp. Ch 1. Skip next 3 dc. Join with sl st to top of ch 3. Fasten off. 
Step 4
3rd rnd: Sl st in each of next 2 dc and ch-2 sp. Ch 3 (counts as dc). (2 dc. Ch 2. 3 dc) in same ch-2 sp. 3 times. Ch 1. Skip next 3 dc. 3 dc in next ch-1 sp. Ch 1. Skip next 3 dc. Join with sl st to top of ch 3. Fasten off.
Step 5
FINISHING

Sew Motifs tog as shown in Diagram.
Step 6
Edging:

1st rnd: (RS). Join B with sl st in any corner of Afghan. Ch 1. 3 sc in same sp as last sl st. Work sc evenly around outer edge of Afghan, working 3 sc in each corner. Join with sl st to first sc.
 
2nd rnd: Ch 1. Working from left to right, instead of from right to left as usual, work 1 reverse sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first st. Fasten off. 
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  • 809187840
    Item # 10186476 
    $4.49
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    • Color: Pagoda
    • Size: 6 oz
    • Color: Pagoda
    • Size: 6 oz
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    • Size: 6 oz
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  • 809187840
    Item # 10314947 
    $4.49
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    • Color: Dark Country Blue
    • Size: 6 oz
    • Color: Dark Country Blue
    • Size: 6 oz
    • Color: Dark Country Blue
    • Size: 6 oz
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  • 809187840
    Item # 10432211 
    $4.49
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    • Color: Dark Sage
    • Size: 6 oz
    • Color: Dark Sage
    • Size: 6 oz
    • Color: Dark Sage
    • Size: 6 oz
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  • 809187840
    Item # 10314944 
    $4.49
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    • Color: Soft Green
    • Size: 6 oz
    • Color: Soft Green
    • Size: 6 oz
    • Color: Soft Green
    • Size: 6 oz
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  • 809187840
    Item # 10109896 
    $4.49
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    • Color: Persimmon
    • Size: 6 oz
    • Color: Persimmon
    • Size: 6 oz
    • Color: Persimmon
    • Size: 6 oz
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  • 809187840
    Item # 10326313 
    $4.49
    • Color: Soft Pink
    • Size: 6 oz
    • Color: Soft Pink
    • Size: 6 oz
    • Color: Soft Pink
    • Size: 6 oz
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  • 809187850
    Item # 10248674 
    $1.99
    • Size: H / 5 mm
    • Size: H / 5 mm
    • Size: H / 5 mm
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