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Time
4h00

Colorful Crochet Afghans and Pillows
This variation on hexagon motifs includes 50 hues arranged in a gradient and surrounded with yellow and green in candy colors.

Gauge
1 motif = 4 by 41⁄2 in. (10 by 11.5 cm)

Measurements
See diagram at right.

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  • How to stitch a knit or crochet blanket. Childhood Neons - Step 1
    Step 1

    Work the motifs as shown in the diagram below, starting with a ring of 6 chs joined with a sl st.

  • How to stitch a knit or crochet blanket. Childhood Neons - Step 2
    Step 2

    Make 50 motifs. For the colors used, see the table below.

    Colors Shown
    Rnd 1 ivory
    Rnds 2–3 any color
    Rnd 4 ivory
    Rnd 5 yellow
    Rnd 6 light green

  • How to stitch a knit or crochet blanket. Childhood Neons - Step 3
    Step 3

    Assemble the motifs in 9 staggered rows of 5 or 6 motifs each with overcast stitch as shown in the diagram below.

  • Step 4

    For the border, work 1 round of double crochet in light green and 1 round of double crochet and popcorn stitch in yellow, as shown in the diagram.

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