Crochet Polka Dot Afghan
Crochet this pretty polka dot afghan using Impeccable yarn which is easy to work with, 100% acrylic worsted yarn and is offered in a great variety of colours.
Designed by Sandi Turk.
Uses Recycled Items: No
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CH – Chain
SC – Single Crochet
DC – Double Crochet
TC – Treble Crochet
STS – Stitch(es)
Round 1: Ch 4, slip stitch together. Ch 3 (counts as dc now and rest of pattern), 11 dc in center. Join with slip stitch to top of chain 3.
Round 2: Ch 3, dc in same st, 2 dc in next dc and in each dc around; joint with slip stitch to top of dc. (24 dc)
Round 3: Ch 3, dc in same st and in next dc, (2 dc in next dc, dc in next dc) around; join with slip stitch to first dc, finish off. (36 dc)
Round 4: Join white with slip stitch; chain one, sc in same stitch. * sc in next dc; hdc in next two dc; dc in next dc; (dc, tc, ch 3, tc, dc) in next dc; dc in next dc, hdc in next two dc, sc in next dc. Repeat from * around. Slip stitch in sc.
Round 5: Ch 1, sc in same stitch and *sc crochet in each stitch, 3 sc in ch 3 sp. Repeat from * around. Slip stitch in sc.
Round 6: Ch 1, sc in same stitch. *Sc in each sc, 3 sc in corner sc, around. Repeat from * around. Slip stitch and fasten off.
Sew/crochet the squares together following the layout provided. (download below)
Row 1: Attach yarn in any corner with slip stitch. Ch 1, *3 sc in corner stitch, 1 sc in each sc around. Repeat * around. Slip st in sc.
Row 2: Ch 3, 2 dc in same st. 3 dc in ea sc around. Slip st in top of ch 3.
Row 3: Ch 3, dc in same st, ch 1, skip next dc, dc in next dc. *Dc in next dc, ch 1, skip 1 dc, dc in next dc. Repeat * around. Slip stitch in top of ch 3. Finish off and weave in ends.