This project is the reason why you never throw away your scraps of wool. I need to make a wool scrap bag to keep them all safe during the move…..
Finished afghan is 150 x 200 plus a one row sc edge.
Note: I made mine with the background being scraps of yarn (Every color but black, because I didn’t want the background to blend with the Dark Mark). You can do a solid background, if you’d like. If you do use scrap, make sure the yarn is all the same weight and material. It’s not a good thing to make anything with both worsted and bulky (unless that’s what you’re going for.) Likewise, if you use a washable acrylic and a non-washable wool, you may end up with unplanned shrinkage in places when you wash it.
Materials: H Hook and worsted weight yarn (Caron One Pound in Black for the Dark Mark, anything you want for the outside.)
Using background color, chain 151. Sc across. Follow the chart for the rest of the afghan. After the last row is…
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