Measures 55"x 45" (139.7 x 114.3 cm)
SUPPLIES & TOOLS:
- Red Heart® With Love® Yarn:
- 2 skeins Bluebell (A)
- 1 skein ea: Aubergine (B); Lettuce (C), Iced Aqua (D); Evergreen (E)
- Crochet hook size I-9 [5.5 mm] or size for gauge
- Yarn needle
- Tape measure
GAUGE: In pattern, from point to point = 5" [12.7 cm] across; 8 rows = 7" [17.8 cm] measured straight up.
Color Pattern: 2 rows A, [2 rows each B, C, D, E, A] 6 times.
- To change color, work last st of row until 2 loops are left on hook, drop old color, yo with new color; complete stitch. Fasten off old color.
- With A, ch 252.
- Row 1 (RS): Dc in 3rd ch from hook, skip next 2 ch, [V st in next ch, skip next 2 ch] 3 times, * (V st, ch 1, V st) all in next ch, [skip next 2 ch, V st in next ch] 3 times, skip next 2 ch **; [yo & draw up a loop in next ch, yo & draw through 2 loops on hook, skip next ch] twice, yo & draw up a loop in next ch yo & draw through 2 loops on hook, yo & draw through all 4 loops on hook – dec made; skip next 2 ch, [V st in next ch, skip next 2 ch] 3 times; rep from * to last 2 ch, end at **; dc2tog; turn.
- Row 2: Ch 3, skip dc2tog, work dc2tog over first dc of first V st & ch-1 space of same V st, * [V st in next ch-1 space]
- 3 times, (V st, ch 1, V st) all in next ch-1 space, [V st in next ch-1 space] 3 times **, V st dec; rep from * to last V st, end at **; dc2tog over next ch-1 space & next dc, dc in last st; turn.
- Rows 3-62: Rep Row 2 sixty times more; following color pattern. At end of Row 62, fasten off. Weave in ends.
- Ch = chain
- dc = double crochet
- rep = repeat
- RS = right side
- st = stitch
- tog = together
- yo = yarn over
- * or ** = repeat whatever follows the * or ** as indicated;
-  = work directions in brackets the number of times specified.
- SPECIAL ABBREVIATIONS:
- V st (V stitch) = (dc, ch 1, dc) all in same st.
- dc2tog = [yo & draw up a loop in next st, yo & draw through 2 loops] twice, yo & draw through all 3 loops on hook.
- V st dec = yo & draw up a loop in ch-1 space of next V st, yo & draw through 2 loops, yo & draw up a loop in dec, yo & draw through 2 loops, yo & draw up a loop in ch-1 space of next V st, yo & draw through 2 loops, yo & draw through all 4 loops on hook.