Box Shell Afghan

Copyright 2009 Peggy Su Besco

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Box Materials Needed:
4 Ply Yarn
G Hook

Shell stitch: 5 dc in same space.

Chain 95,
Row 1…Dc in 4th chain from hook and each chain across(93) ch 2, turn.
Row 2…Dc in next dc and each dc , ch 2, turn.
Row 3…Dc in next 6 dc,* skip 2, shell in next dc, skip 2 , dc in next dc, skip 2, shell in next dc, skip 2 , dc in next dc, skip 2, shell in next dc, skip 2, dc in next 4 dc*, repeat this pattern sequence 3 more times, ending with skip 1, dc in last 7, ch 2, turn.
Row 4-7…Repeat row 3, ch 2 turn.
Row 8-9…Dc in next dc, and in each dc across , (93) ch 2 turn.


Repeat row 3-9, until desired length.

Trim…2 dc in each dc down each side, dc in each dc across top and bottom, making sure to place at least 4 dc in each corner.

Copyright 2009 Peggy Su Besco

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First Posted: July 16, 2009 Corrected for printing: 7/22/09