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lion brand® ice cream® big scoop® happy colors baby afghan

Step 1
Project Note: The number of Skeins needed to complete this project is 1 - Lion Brand® Ice Cream® Big Scoop® Yarn – Tutti Frutti 

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: About 32" x 32" (81.5 x 81.5 cm).

GAUGE: Rnds 1-4 = about 4 x 4" (10 x 10 cm). Save time and check your gauge.
 
NOTE: Afghan is worked in one piece in joined and turned rounds.
 
AFGHAN:
Ch 4; join with sl st in first ch to form a ring.

Rnd 1: Ch 3 (counts as first dc in this rnd and in all following rnds), 2 dc in ring, (ch 1, 3 dc in ring) 3 times, ch 1; join with sl st in top of beg ch – you will have 4 ch-1 sps and 12 dc (consisting of four 3-dc groups) in this rnd.

Rnd 2: Turn, (sl st, ch 3, 2 dc, ch 1, 3 dc) in first ch-1 sp (first corner made), *(3 dc, ch 1, 3 dc) in next ch-1 sp (corner made); rep from * 2 more times; join with sl st in top of beg ch – 4 corner ch-1 sps and 24 dc (eight 3-dc groups).

Rnd 3: Turn, (sl st, ch 3, 2 dc) in first sp between 3-dc groups, *(3 dc, ch 1, 3 dc) in next corner ch-1 sp, 3 dc in next sp between 3-dc groups; rep from * 2 more times, (3 dc, ch 1, 3 dc) in last corner ch-1 sp; join with sl st in top of beg ch – 4 corner ch-1 sps and 36 dc (twelve 3-dc groups).

Rnd 4: Turn, (sl st, ch 3, 2 dc) in first sp between 3-dc groups, *(3 dc, ch 1, 3 dc) in next
corner ch-1 sp, (3 dc in next sp between 3-dc groups) twice; rep from * 2 more times, (3 dc, ch 1, 3 dc) in next corner ch-1 sp, 3 dc in last sp between 3-dc groups; join with sl st in top of beg ch – 4 corner ch-1 sps and 48 dc (sixteen 3-dc groups).

Rnd 5: Turn, (sl st, ch 3, 2 dc) in first sp between 3-dc groups, 3 dc in each sp between 3-dc groups to next corner ch-1 sp, *(3 dc, ch 1, 3 dc) in next corner ch-1 sp, 3 dc in each sp between 3-dc groups to next corner ch-1 sp; rep from * 2 more times, (3 dc, ch 1, 3 dc) in next corner ch-1 sp, 3 dc in each sp between 3-dc groups to end of rnd; join with sl st in top of beg ch – 4 corner ch-1 sps and 60 dc (twenty 3-dc groups).
Rep Rnd 5 until almost all yarn has been used.

Note: Each time you rep Rnd 5 you will have 4 more 3-dc groups than in the previous rnd.
Fasten off.
 
FINISHING: 
Weave in ends. 
Step 2
ABBREVIATIONS:
Beg = Begin(ning)
Ch = Chain
Ch-sp(s) = Space(s) previously made
Dc = Double Crochet
Rep = Repeat
Rnd = Round
Sl st = Slip Stitch
Sp(s) = Space(s)
St(s) = Stitch(es)
 
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