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Calypso Wave Afghan Pattern

 3 Variations of Wave Afghans

 

Calypso Wave Afghan - Shown Right

Wave afghans are one of the most popular types of crochet afghans. People love variation in projects and get tired of sewing granny squares together. These types of afghans provide a fun challenge with rewarding end results.

A video showing how to do this type of afghan has been provided at the bottom of this page.

 

Materials

 

 

 


 

Christmas Crochet Wave Afghan

Holiday Version

  • Size K, 6.5 mm Crochet Hook.

  • Finished Size is 60" x 60".

     

  • Yarn: 1 Ball = 5" in height - Bernat Holiday Yarn 100 g or 3.5 oz balls and Bernat Super Value Yarn 197 g or 7 oz Balls.

  • Colour used was Super Value White and Red & Green from Bernat Holiday Yarn. I recommend 5 balls each of the Red & Green and 2 or 3 of the Super Value White. The Value white is only 1 line across.

  • Feel free to change up the row colours to be more or less. For a 60" x 60", you need approximately 12 Balls of Holiday Yarn in total.

 


 

DaydreamDay Dream Version

  • Size K or 6.5 mm Crochet Hook.

  • Finished Size is 60" x 60".

  • 15 Balls of Bernat Mosaic. Colour is called Day Dream.

 

 


 

 

Free Pattern

This pattern is in sets of 14 chains. Meaning that 14 chain stitches between the repeat of the pattern exists. In the afghan shown, there is 15 sets of 14 chain stitches. At the end of the line, you will add 2 chains. 

  1. Chain 14 = 1 set, repeat Chain 14 over and over until you get your desired width. This aghan has a total of 15 Sets. At the desired length, add 2 stitches. 
  2. Skip 2 CH (counts as 1 DC), 2 DC into the next CH, * 1 DC into the next 3 CH, using next 3 stitches create DC3TOG, using next 3 stitches create DC3TOG, 1 DC into the next 3 CH, 3DC in the next 2 chain. Repeat from * all the way to the end. End last stitch with 3DC. 
  3. CH 3 (counts as 1 DC), 2 DC into the 1st stitch. *1 DC into the next 3 stitches, Using next 3 stitches create DC3TOG, using next 3 stitches create DC3TOG. 1 DC into each of the next 3 stitches, Next two stitches get 3DC each, repeat from * all the way to the end. Final stitch ends with 3DC.  
  4. Repeat step 2 and 3 until you get your desired length. 
  5. Fasten off. 

 

Video Demonstration

Play Rise & Shine Video Tutorial

 

By Michael Sellick,

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