Helena’s Purple Striped Afghan

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Sometimes a big chunky blanket is just what the doctor ordered! The texture and feel of this Sprightly Acrylic Super Bulky Yarn is very ooh la la. I originally got two skeins of it to play with, but quickly knew that I had to made Helena an afghan. The four purples were picked and I used 4 skeins of each for this afghan: Lavender, Dark Purple, Misty Purple & Lavender Heather.

I alternated rows between single and double crochet and then did the same for the dark purple border. If anyone wants the precise # of stitches and stuff, let me know in the comments here and I’ll get to counting.

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Until the last week, she’s been super patient waiting for her afghan. Thankfully she allowed me to take a couple photos with it before she ran with it upstairs to put it in her bedroom.

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3 Comments

  1. Dianneme

    Love your colors Mr. D! Pretty cute model too 🙂

  2. Judeth

    can you give me the number of stitches. I am a beginner and would like to make this as my first project. Thanks

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