Rose Garden : a Story Stitch Sampler Afgan Pattern

Submitted on Wed, 11/02/2022 - 09:02

Rosegarden Throw is a collection of textured floral crochet stitch patterns, something like a crochet stitch sampler that tells the story of a rosegarden. If you need a show-stopper decorative throw for your lounge or a soft receiving baby blanket, you have found your next crochet project.

The pattern is made up of a combination of crochet techniques making for an interesting afghan or decorative throw, worked in rows from top to bottom. The pattern consists of 12 different floral crochet stitches and techniques combined to flow into one another.

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My Rose Garden Afghan Pattern is a story stitch sampler afghan, but instead of random crochet stitches this pattern tells a story of the love of a garden.

A combination of floral crochet stitches between rows of saddle stitches forms the rows of roses and flowers, between pathways and grassways of a garden. 

Our Rose Garden blanket brings together the vibrant colors of a rose garden, with the texture of the roses themselves.

The inspiration for this design comes from my own garden. Every flower is unique, as each person is unique. The same love I have for these flowers, I have for my family and friends—and this pattern is an ode to both!

The combination of floral crochet stitches between rows of saddle stitches forms the rows of roses and flowers, between pathways and grassways of a garden. 

This afghan is perfect for anyone who loves to crochet or loves gardening. This afghan makes for a great gift for friends, family members and even yourself!

Each stitch pattern has a variety of stitch combinations

Easy to work up, the pattern is easily adjustable to accommodate size requirements, with detailed instructions for making the blanket bigger or smaller, with a variety of blanket size information included to take the guesswork out of resizing the pattern.

Written in US terminology and neatly broken up into smaller workable sections, each section includes a stitch diagram, to make understanding the stitches and process easier.

Difficulty Level

In intermediate difficulty, one should at least know and understand the basics of crochet and crochet stitches.

Skills Required

Know and understand how to join colors and end rows after each color.

Understand the basic terminology of crochet and should be able to read and understand stitch abbreviations.

 

Crochet Hook Size: Metric: 4mm/ US: G-6 / UK: 8

Double Knit Yarn 100% Cotton, 50g balls  
123 m per ball
18 x balls are used for colors, but there is yarn left over if 18 balls are used.

One can always lessen the reds & pink colors,  total usage from this pattern is approx: 1800m in total, which is about 15 full skeins or balls.

Color # Color Name Skeins Color # Color Name Skeins
CC1 MOYA stone

 

Stone 1 CC 9 Moya nectarine

 

Nectarine 1
CC 2 MOYA natural

 

Natural 3 CC 10 Moya watermelon

 

Watermelon 1
CC 3 Moya ruby

 

Ruby 1 CC 11 Moya cherry

 

Cherry 1
CC 4 Moya BOURDOUX

 

Bordeaux   CC 12 Moya candyfloss

 

Candyfloss 1
CC 5 Moya coral

 

Coral 1 CC 13 Moya oregano

 

Oregano 1
CC 6 Moya ruby

 

Rusty red 1 CC 14 Moya apple

 

Apple 1
CC 7 Moya Rassberry

 

Roseberry 1 CC 15 Moya Amazon

 

Amazon 1
CC 8 Moya Peach

 

Peche 1 CC 16 Moya Avo

 

Avo 1
Additional material required

Stitch markers will help but are not required.

Yarn needle for working in ends, if not worked in while working pattern.

Scissors for color changes.

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Size Information

For this example blanket 162 stitches are worked per row on starting row (dc only) - see a printable pattern for more sizes and row counts,

The finished size of the example blanket is 110 cm wide and 130 cm tall

The average completed afghan sizes will be in the region of the below-mentioned sizes, but this is only an indication as in the real world it is determined by your gauge, hook size, and yarn type. If you want to use a thinker yarn then perhaps go a blanket size smaller, to get to your required size, and vise versa if you are using a thinner more lightweight yarn.

The pattern indicates the estimated finished size using the above mentioned materials :

For Baby-Sized Afghans and Blanket

For Baby-Sized Afghans and Blankets

Blanket Type

Dimensions (inches)

Dimensions (cm)

Lovey

12 x 12

30 x 30

Baby

14 x 16

36 x 41

Cradle

14 x 30

36 x 76

Premie

18 x 24

46 x 61

Stroller

30 X 36

76 x 91

Lapghan

36 x 48

91 x 122

Receiving

40 x 40

102 x 102

For Teen and Adult sizes :

Blanket Type

Dimensions (inches)

Dimensions (cm)

Crib

45 x 60

114 x 152

Throw

50 x 60

127 x 152

Afghan

50 x 65

127 x 165

Twin

65 x 90

165 x 229

Double

85 x 90

216  x 229

Queen

90 x 100

229 x 254

 


This pattern is written and charted using standard US crochet terminology.

Each row is worked in a new color.

Each row is worked from right to left.

Diagrams is read from bottom to top

Written instructions are read from top to bottom.

Always follow row numbers as indicated. 

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