This pattern is reproduced here with premission from the publisher of The Workbasket
This afghan is a series of shells and chains worked throughout.
The finished afghan measures approximately 39X70 inches.
You will need ten 3 1/2 ounce skeins of 4 ply worsted weight yarn in your choice of color and a size J aluminum crochet hook or size required to obtain given gage.
GAUGE. 5 rows equals 4 inches
TO SAVE TIME, TAKE TIME TO CHECK GAUGE.
Row 1: Work 3 dc in 4th ch from hook,*sk 2 ch, work sc in next ch,,ch2,sk2 ch, work 3 dc in next ch, repeat from* across, ending sc in last st.Ch3, turn.
ROW 2: Work 3 dc in first sc, *sk 2 sts, work sc in next st ch 2, sk 2 st work 3 dc in next st, repeat from * across, ending sc in last st, Ch 3 turn.
Repeat Row 2 throughout. Do not ch 3 at end of last row. Fasten off