Crochet Lapghan

A crochet lapghan is usually smaller than an afghan blanket and is great to keep legs warm when watching TV etc. It is also ideal for wheelchair users, I have designed this one with a one row pattern which makes it work up fairly quickly.

See my free Sunshine Lapghan Blanket pattern.

Crochet lapghan

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Crochet Lapghan                    CNC96

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Abbreviations
ch.
     Chain

sc.     Single Crochet
dc.     Double Crochet
rpt.    Repeat
sl st.  Slip Stitch

Group. (2dc, ch2, 1sc)

Shell.    3dc in same space or stitch.

Base of ch. Work in first stitch

ch3 counts as first dc

Approx Finished Size: 34 Inches x 37 inches

Materials
I have used:-
80 grams of King Cole Big Value Baby DK in color 1
150 grams of Stylecraft Special DK in color 2
70 grams of Stylecraft Special DK in color 3
100 grams of Stylecraft Special DK in color 4

OR an equivalent yarn would be:-
2.85oz of Worsted Weight #3 in color 1
5.30oz of Worsted Weight #3 in color 2
2.5oz of Worsted Weight #3 in color 3
3.50oz of Worsted Weight #3 in color 4

6.00mm & 5.50mm Clover crochet hooks

GAUGE – 1 pattern rpt & 2 rows measures approx 1 inch

With color 1 and 6.00mm hook ch107 loosely, work 1sc in ch2 ch from hook, 1sc in each ch to end. (106sc)

Row 2 – ch3, 1dc in base of ch3, * skip 2sc, work (2dc, ch2, 1sc) in next sc, * rpt from * to * to last 3sc, skip 2sc, 2dc in last sc. Turn. (34 groups)

Pattern Row – ch3, 1dc in base of ch3, work (2dc, ch2, 1sc) in next ch2 space, * skip 2dc and sc, work (2dc, ch2, 1sc) in next ch2 space, * rpt from * to * to last 3dc and ch3, skip 3dc, 2dc in top of ch3. Turn.

Rpt Pattern Row in color sequence as follows:-

2 more times in color 1

# 2 more times in color 2
8 more times in color 3
2 more times in color 2
4 more times in color 1 #

2 more times in color 2
22 more times in color 4
2 more times in color 2
4 more times in color 1

Rpt from # to # once. Turn.

Next Row – ch1 1sc in base of ch1, 1sc in next dc, * skip 1sc, 1sc in each of next ch2 space and 2dc, * rpt from * to * to last dc and ch3, 1sc in dc, 1sc in top of ch3. Fasten off Turn.

Border – Using 5.50mm hook and color 2, ch1, 1sc in base of ch1, 1sc in each sc to end, 3sc in corner, working down first side of lapghan work 100sc evenly in row ends to end, 3sc in corner, 1sc in each ch along starting chain edge, 3sc in corner, work 100sc evenly in row ends up second side of lapghan to end, 1sc in corner, sl st to first sc on beginning of row. Turn.

Starting with ch1, 1sc in base of ch1, (working 3sc in corners, slip stitching and turning at the end of each row), work 2 more rows of 1sc in each sc to end.

Shell Row – sl st in first sc, * skip 1sc, 3dc in next sc, skip 1sc, sl st in next sc, * rpt from * to * around all sides of lapghan to end, sl st to first sl st. Fasten off. (you may need to skip 2sc on some corners)

Finishing – Weave and trim off any loose ends of yarn.

Hope you enjoy this free crochet pattern for a crochet lapghan, don’t forget to pin it.

Happy hooking folks.

 

 

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