Vortex Afghan & Pillow
Do you want to learn how to crochet a Vortex Afghan & Pillow? Here you will learn how to do it step by step.
Hi there, here at Crochet fashion you will find great tutorials, in the last tutorial we teach the Blanket Glourious Christmas (see more) and if you like the first tutorial you will love this perfect and cute Vortex Afghan & Pillow.
Pillow measures approximately 18 x 18″/45.5 x 45.5cm square
Afghan measures approximately 52 1/2″/133.5cm wide x 70″/178cm long
Skill level: Intermediate
Designed by Lisa Gentry
DOWNLOAD THE VORTEX AFGHAN & PILLOW FREE PDF PATTERN
In pattern, 18 sts and 10 rows = 4″/10cm;
Each square measures about 17 1/2″ x 17 1/2″/44.5 x 44.5cm.
1. Main section of squares is worked in two-color spirals. Do not join and do not turn at end of rounds. RS is
2. The first half of each round is worked with one color, and the second half is worked with the second color. Two
markers are placed when working Round 2, to indicate the beginning of each half. Move the markers up as each
round is completed.
3. When changing colors, drop the last loop of the old color from the hook but do not fasten off. Pick up the
dropped loop of the next color.
4. Pieces are squared by working short rows over a section of the spirals to form corners.
Extend the dropped loop (of color not in use) so that the last stitch does not come undone while working with the
other color. Alternately, the dropped loop can be placed on a safety pin or split-ring marker.
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