View Full Version : Feather and Fan Afghan Pattern
09-03-2010, 02:42 PM
I would like a pattern for a feather and fan afghan, adult size. Is there a good free pattern on line, or I don't mind paying for the pattern if I need to.
How many of you have knitted one of these afghans? I usually crochet afghans, but really like the feather and fan afghans I've seen, so would like to make one.
Thanks for your help and happy knitting!
09-03-2010, 03:24 PM
You can find this pattern at knittingpatterncentral.com. Also I have a booklet by Plymouth Yarns for afghans in double strands of worsted wt. with this pattern. It is booklet 638, Done By Monday Afghans.
I just did a scarf in this pattern. Very easy.
Row one: knit all sts.
Row two: k2 (border sts), p all sts, k2 for border.
Row three: K2, (k2 tog) 3 times,(yo, k1) 6 times,(k2tog) 3 times,k2.
Row 4: k all sts.
You need to cast on a multiple of 18 sts and the two extra on each end are border sts.
Jan in CA
09-03-2010, 03:27 PM
Most of the patterns are for scarves or baby blankets, but I did find a few.
09-03-2010, 03:51 PM
I made one for my daughter-in-law to remind them of Key West when they were stationed there(my son is in US Navy). I casted on mulitples of 18 stitches plus 20 extra stitches for a 10 stitch f garter stitch border on the sides and the ends had a 3 row garter stitch border from the stitch pattern
09-03-2010, 11:21 PM
There is a free pattern on the Bernat website that uses Satin yarn: http://www.bernat.com/pattern.php?PID=4528