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  • CHAPTER 2

    Afghan Edgings & Joinings

  • AFGHAN EDGINGS & JOININGS SECTION 1

    Blanket Binding Afghan Edging

    Step 1:

    To attach edging yarn, make a sl st in the edging yarn, then in- sert hook in first stitch and pick up loop formed by slip knot.

    Step 2:

    Pull the loop to the front through the stitch. 2

    BLANKET BINDING AFGHAN EDGING 
 Designed by Priscilla Hewitt

    Copyright © 2000 Priscilla’s Crochet 
 This edging works well when using a contrasting color.

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  • Step 3:

    Sl st around the piece; join with a sl st to the first sl st.

    Step 4:

    Ch 2.

    Step 5:

    Hdc in the top loop only of each sl st around, working 3 hdc in each corner; join with a sl st to the first hdc Fasten off.

    Step 6:

    Flip piece over to the other side.

    Step 7: 3

  • Join edging yarn as done on the other side and sl st around the piece, inserting hook in the same stitches used on the other side; join with a sl st to the first sl st. Fasten off.

    Step 8:

    Attach edging yarn with a sl st in any stitch, ch 2, hdc in the top loop only of each sl st around, working 3 hdc in each cor- ner; join with a sl st to the first sl st.

    Step 9:

    Ch 1, matching stitches from the other side to those from step 8, sc through both thicknesses around. Fasten off.

    Compare to 2 rows of sc edging.

    Happy Crocheting!

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  • AFGHAN EDGINGS & JOININGS SECTION 2

    Stout Fringe Afghan Edging

    Row 1: With right side of the afghan facing you, sc evenly across the end where fringe is desired. 
 Row 2: Ch 13 (or the length you’d like for your fringe), sl st in the 2nd ch from hook and in each remaining ch, sc in the first sc on row 1, *ch 13 (or the length you'd like for fringe), sl st in the 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across, sc in the next sc on row 1*.Repeat from * to * across. Fasten off.

    Other end: Repeat rows 1 and 2.

    Happy Crocheting!

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    STOUT FRINGE AFGHAN EDGING Designed by Priscilla Hewitt

    Copyright © 2000 Priscilla’s Crochet This fringe is crocheted and won't fray or tangle like tied fringe

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  • AFGHAN EDGINGS & JOININGS SECTION 3

    Flat Braid Square Joining Method

    Step 1: (Ch 3, skip next st, sc in the next st) all around first square, working (ch 3, sc) 2 times in each corner.

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    FLAT BRAID SQUARE JOINING METHOD Designed by Priscilla Hewitt

    Copyright © 2000 Priscilla’s Crochet Directions for this simple square follow the joining illustrations

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  • Step 2: Second square - Work as for first square on two sides, stopping at one sc in a corner.

    Step 3: Ch 2, drop yarn, insert hook from top into any corner on the first square

    Step 4: Pick up dropped stitch.

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  • Step 5: Pull st up through corner space on first square.

    Step 6: Ch 1, sc in the same corner space on the second square.

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  • Step 7: Ch 2, drop stitch, insert hook from the top into the next ch-3 space on the first square.

    Step 8: Pick up dropped stitch.

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  • Step 9: Pull stitch up through ch-3 space on the first square. Step 10: Ch 1, skip next st on the second square, sc in the next st on the second square.

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  • Step 11: Repeat steps 7-10 across, then repeat steps 3-6 for corner. Continue working (ch 3, skip next st, sc in next st around last side of second square. Fasten off.

    Step 12: Join third square to the second square in the same way.

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  • Step 13: To join fourth square, work step 2 along one side only, then join the next side to the third square, and the follow- ing side to the first square, finishing last side as in step 11.

    Simple Square Ch 4; join with a sl st to the first ch to form ring.

    Round 1: Ch 3 to count as the first dc, 2 dc in the ring, (ch 3, 3 dc in the ring) 3 times, ch 1; join with a hdc to the top of the beginning ch 3 to form the last “ch-3 space”.

    Round 2: Ch 3 to count as the first dc, dc in the same ch-3 sp, *dc in each of the next 3 dc, (2 dc, ch 3, 2 dc) in the next ch-3 sp* Repeat from * to * 2 times, dc in each of the next 3 dc, 2 dc in the same ch-3 sp as the first dc, ch 1; join with a hdc to the top of the beginning ch 3.

    Round 3: Ch 3 to count as the first dc, dc in the same ch-3 sp, *dc in each of the next 7 dc, (2 dc, ch 3, 2 dc) in the next ch-3 sp* Repeat from * to * 2 times, dc in each of the next 7 dc, 2 dc in the same ch-3 sp as the first dc, ch 1; join with a hdc to the top of the beginning ch 3.

    Additional rounds, if desired: Work as round 3, working (2 dc, ch 3, 2 dc) in each corner and working 1 dc in each dc along the sides.

    Happy Crocheting!

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