Limerick & Armagh Afghans Crochet Patterns

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Number of Designs: 2 afghans
Approximate Design Size: 45" x 65" each
Designer: Anne Rabun Ough
Original Publication: Leisure Arts Leaflet #250, Fisherman Crochet Afghans
Description: Fisherman Crochet offers a challenge to those who have not tried it. However, you will find that the patterns are made up of stitches you already know, worked in different techniques to become unique patterns. The distinctive characteristic of Fisherman Crochet is the texture formed on the right side, leaving the wrong side with the appearance of solid single crochet. The Limerick Afghan uses these pattern stitches: Low Ridge Front, Low Ridge Back, Cable, Shadow Box, Bow Tie, and Woven Stitch. The Armagh Afghan uses Knurl, Arrow, Low Ridge Front, High Ridge Front, Cable, Diamond, Fishbone, and Popcorn Diamond. The afghans are crocheted using worsted weight yarn and sizes I (5.50 mm) and J (6.00 mm) hooks.
Product Type:
Digital Download

Original Publication: Fisherman Crochet Afghans

Item # 250
Publisher: Leisure Arts (1983)

6 different styles of fisherman afghans to crochet. Use worsted weight yarn and crochet hooks I and J. Worked lengthwise in one piece, but will have different patterns.