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Valley Yarns 285 Soft Cables Afghan

With three size options, you can choose the best for the recipient.  This blanket keeps you cozy and looks beautiful draped over the couch during the warmer months.  You'll love cuddling in super soft Amherst.

Finished Size: 36”x36” (36”x48”, 48”x60”)
Materials: 11 (14, 19) sks Valley Yarns Amherst color Jungle Green
Needles: US size 8 needles
Gauge: approx. 4.5 sts and 8 rows = 1” in stitch pattern

Pattern update 3/25/10.

Author:
Kirsten Hipsky
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Valley Yarns285 Soft Cables Afghan
 
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5.0

Gorgeous!

By Can't stop knitting

from Montclair, NJ

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  • Dyed Evenly
  • Good Weight
  • Knits Quickly
  • Nice Texture

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      Comments about Valley Yarns 285 Soft Cables Afghan:

      This pattern knits up into a beautiful afghan! I found Amherst wonderful to work with-great stitch definition. The finished piece is soft and warm and beautiful to look at. I didn't have any problems with errors in the pattern.

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      4.0

      Excellent!

      By Anonymous

      from Salem, OR

      Comments about Valley Yarns 285 Soft Cables Afghan:

      I used a cheap yarn to familiarize myself with this pattern, and found it to be accurate and gorgeous! Thank you, Kirsten! Keep on knittin'.

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      1.0

      Great Looking but wrong

      By Anonymous

      from Undisclosed

      Comments about Valley Yarns 285 Soft Cables Afghan:

      This pattern is not written correctly. The # of CO sts is incorrect and the chart fails to display ALL 32 Rows. The rep st pattern is 13 sts with 1 K edge st each edge. The chart does not reflect this either. After casting on over and over and working the first two Rows, it becomes obvious that you should CO 158 sts NOT 159. That makes for 12 (13-st rep) plus 2 edge sts. The chart does not show the even Rows or the last row. Shame on you for selling this without fully checking it. ===>WEBS COMMENT (Actually, the stitch pattern uses a multiple of 12 sts + 3, so the cast on number is correct. The chart only shows the right side rows, but the written directions instruct you on what to do on the wrong side rows, including the final row. The pattern has been extensively checked and test knit and we haven't discovered any problems with it, but if you have any further questions, please feel free to email customerservice@yarn.com. Thanks! - Kirsten)

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