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2022 Crochet with Me.. Mystery Winter Afghan Crochet Along Fan Gallery and Grand Prize Winner!!!

2022 Crochet with Me.. Mystery Winter Afghan Crochet Along Fan Gallery and Grand Prize Winner!!!


Yay!!! Our 9th Annual Mystery Winter Crochet Along is now complete… If you made this years project,,, I hope you love yours as much as I love mine! If you haven’t made it and would like too, all 10 weeks of the instructions are in the Crochet With Me tab above.

Below are the 25 entries from this year that qualified for the Grand Prize Drawing of the $50 Amazon Gift Card… I have seen many more posted in the Beatrice Ryan Designs Crochet Along Group. Go check those out too!!

This years winner of the 2022 Crochet With Me.. Mystery Winter Afghan CAL Grand Prize is Janet D. #8!!! Congratulations!


Stay tuned for more Crochet Alongs and free crochet patterns this year!!!! Thank you all for you love and support!

If you post on Twitter or Instagram.. Use the Hashtag #2022CrochetWithMeMysteryAfghanCAL

Don’t forget to follow me on my social media sites for more fun!

FacebookTwitterInstagramMy CAL Facebook Group, and Pinterest

I hope you love this project!!  Make sure to share your finished projects on my Beatrice Ryan Designs Facebook Page and make sure to share around social media too! Why share?? Because it shares our Love of Crochet!!

Happy Crocheting!!

Elena


©Copyright 2022 Elena Hunt/Beatrice Ryan Designs.  All of my patterns and posts are my own work. Do not copy them in any way. If you want to share this information with someone, share the link to this post. If you want to share on your own blog, website or social media, then you may use the first photo in this post and link back to this post. You may not give away printed copies of this post. Thank you. This post may contain affiliate links/ads. If you purchase something from a link in this post, I may be compensated.

2022 Crochet with Me… Mystery Winter Afghan Crochet Along… Week 10!!!

2022 Crochet with Me… Mystery Winter Afghan Crochet Along… Week 10!!!



This is it!!! The final week of instructions for the 9th Annual Crochet with Me… Mystery Winter Afghan. Week 10 is the final edging and ends this years project. I love this bright, retro style Mile A Minute Afghan. The project will be available in full soon in PDF format for those of you who would like to make it in your own timing…

Also, all of the weekly instructions will be in the Crochet with Me tab at the top of the page incases you want to make it in weekly time management or are still catching up!

This week we finished the edging and in the instructions there is a photo tutorial so you can see the special shell pattern. If you want to just continue with a couple rows of the chevron style edge and finish it that way.. It is makers choice!

How does a CAL work? Each week I post an easy to do section for 10 weeks. You can come here each Sunday afternoon and get the next set of instructions, Click on the Crochet with Me Tab at the top of the page to find them, join my Beatrice Ryan Designs Facebook CAL Group or in the right sidebar enter your email in Stay Connected to get all my posts by email as they are released.

My final size blocked turned out 48″ x 81″

Let’s get the final stitching started!



Week 10 Stitches

  • Ch – Chain 
  • St – Stitch  
  • Sk – Skip
  • Sl St – Slip Stitch 
  • Sc – Single Crochet
  • Hdc – Half Double Crochet
  • Dc – Double Crochet
  • Special Shell – In designated stitch, sc, ch 3, 3 dc in base of sc, ch 1, sc in same sp. (see pics)
  • Special Shell for Peak – In designated stitch, sc, ch 3, 5 dc in base of sc, ch 1, sc in same sp.

Colors

A – White B – Pumpkin C – Yellow D – Pink E – Self Striping Fruity



Edging

Turn to RS, join color D in the last st you made in row 13.

Row 14: Ch 1, sc in st, sk st, *sc in next 19 sts, 3 sc in next st, sc in next 19 sts, sk 2 sts*, repeat *to* 3 more times, sc in next 19 sts, 3 sc in next st, sc in next 19 sts, sk st, 3 sc in last st, (corner), now working down the side – sc 5 sts evenly in the ends of the 7 rows of chevron, sc in next 230 sts, 5 sc evenly in ends of chevron rows, 3 sc in next st(corner), sk st, *sc in next 19 sts, 3 sc in next st, sc in next 19 sts, sk 2 sts*, repeat *to* 3 more times, sc in next 19 sts, 3 sc in next st, sc in next 19 sts, sk st, 3 sc in last st (corner), now working down the side – sc 5 sts evenly in the ends of the 7 rows of chevron, sc in next 230 sts, 5 sc evenly in ends of chevron rows, 2 sc in same st as beginning sc(final corner), join with sl st.= 902 sc

Row 15: Ch 4(counts as hdc + ch 2), *sk 2 sts, hdc in next st*, ch 2, {Repeat *to* 6 times, hdc in same st(peak), ch 2, repeat *to* 5 times, hdc in next st, ch 1, sk 4 sts(valley), hdc in next st, sk 2 sts}, repeat {to} 3 more times, repeat *to * 6 times, hdc in same st, ch 2, repeat *to* 6 times, hdc in next st, leave last st unworked. Finish off. = 4 ch 1, 67 ch 2 and 72 hdc

Turn project to opposite end RS facing, Join color D in 3rd st of 3sc corner(you will leave the middle corner st unworked)

Row 16: Ch 4(counts as hdc + ch 2), *sk 2 sts, hdc in next st*, ch 2, {Repeat *to* 6 times, hdc in same st(peak), ch 2, repeat *to* 5 times, hdc in next st, ch 1, sk 4 sts(valley), hdc in next st, sk 2 sts}, repeat {to} 3 more times, repeat *to * 6 times, hdc in same st, ch 2, repeat *to* 6 times, hdc in next st, leave last st unworked. Finish off. = 4 ch 1, 67 ch 2 and 72 hdc

RS Facing, join color E to 2nd ch of beginning ch 4 on righthand side.

Row 17: {Make shell(picture tutorial below) in the next 7 ch 2 sps, make peak shell in next ch 2 sp, make shell in next 6 ch 2 sps, *sk ch 1 sp(valley), make shell in next 6 ch 2 sps, make peak shell in next ch 2 sp, make shell in next 6 ch 2 sps*, repeat *to* 2 more times, sk ch 1, make shell in next 6 ch 2 sps, make peak shell in next ch 2 sp, make shell in next 7 ch 2 spcs, 2 sc in side of same hdc(now working down the side), sc in next 244 sts, 2 sc in side of hdc(this was ch4)}, repeat{to} one more time, join with sl st to beginning sc. = 124 shells, 10 peak shells and 496 sc

Block your afghan into shape and show it off to your friends!


That is it… You now have completed our 2022 Crochet with Me, Mystery Winter Afghan CAL!!! Congratulations!!!

Don’t forget, to email your final project picture into [email protected] by Friday April 15th, no later than 11:30pm PST for your chance to win the Grand Prize


More about the weekly prize drawings and Grand Prize:

Grand Prize – There will be a $50 Amazon Gift Card for 1 lucky winner at the end of the CAL. The grand prize will be drawn on Sunday April 17th 2022. To be eligible, you must email a picture and permission by Friday April 15th, 2022 to beatr[email protected] showing your completed project. Entries will be numbered by the order they arrive and the number will be drawn using a random number generator.

Weekly Prize – Each Saturday starting Feb. 5th 2022 – Saturday April 9th 2022 a $10 Amazon Gift Card will be given away to one member in the Beatrice Ryan Designs CAL Group on Facebook. Each Saturday, a post will be made explaining the rules to enter on this group Facebook page. The entry time will only last part of the day and be at random times so every timezone has a chance throughout this project… so stay tuned in the group!

  • Weekly 1 Winner: Theresa N.
  • Weekly 2 Winner: Michelle W.
  • Weekly 3 Winner: Jaree C.
  • Weekly 4 Winner: Krissy H.
  • Weekly 5 Winner Sharon W.
  • Weekly 6 Winner: Regina F.
  • Weekly 7 Winner: Judy B.
  • Weekly 8 Winner: Deborah S.
  • Weekly 9 Winner: Joan P.


If you post on Twitter or Instagram.. Use the Hashtag #2022CrochetWithMeMysteryAfghanCAL

Don’t forget to follow me on my social media sites for more fun!

FacebookTwitterInstagramMy CAL Facebook Group, and Pinterest

I hope you love this project!!  Make sure to share your finished projects on my Beatrice Ryan Designs Facebook Page and make sure to share around social media too! Why share?? Because it shares our Love of Crochet!!

Happy Crocheting!!

Elena


©Copyright 2022 Elena Hunt/Beatrice Ryan Designs.  All of my patterns and posts are my own work. Do not copy them in any way. If you want to share this information with someone, share the link to this post. If you want to share on your own blog, website or social media, then you may use the first photo in this post and link back to this post. You may not give away printed copies of this post. Thank you. This post may contain affiliate links/ads. If you purchase something from a link in this post, I may be compensated.

2022 Crochet with Me… Mystery Winter Afghan Crochet Along… Week 9!

2022 Crochet with Me… Mystery Winter Afghan Crochet Along… Week 9!



Here we are… 90% done. Can you believe it?? This week we will do edging… I think you will love this! I am so excited to see this come together, I hope you love it and make more than one!!!

If you are just seeing this and want to get started, You can find the Material/Info post by clicking here, and you can find Week 1 instructions by clicking here!  ,  Week 2 instructions by clicking here! , Week 3 instructions by clicking here!!!  Week 4 instructions by clicking here!!!Week 5 instructions by clicking here!!Week 6 instructions by clicking hear!!Week 7 by clicking here!!!  and Week 8 by clicking here!!!! All 9 of these and all past and future CAL posts can always be found in the Crochet with Me Tab at the top of the page.

How does this work? Each week I post an easy to do section for 10 weeks. You can come here each Sunday afternoon and get the next set of instructions, Click on the Crochet with Me Tab at the top of the page to find them, join my Beatrice Ryan Designs Facebook CAL Group or in the right sidebar enter your email in Stay Connected to get all my posts by email as they are released.


This week we will be working on the edging!!! Yay.. It is really coming together!

Don’t forget the other fun, there will be a Grand Prize at the end and weekly prizes too! Details at the bottom of the post!

For sneak peaks, join me on Instagram.. I sometimes show off early pics!

Now for some of the Week 9 details:

This year the project is worked in strips that are in rounds then attached(Mile A Minute). Part of the edging is worked in rows too! It is a Rectangular Afghan approx. 76″ x 48″ . You can make it in your choice of worsted weight yarn #4. Stashbuster, Ombre’, Self- Striping or even a color theme… At least 2 colors are recommended. I am making mine using the self striping yarn and complementing colors, but you can change colors each row or do yours in your own color scheme.

This week we do a Chevron Stitch!!!

This week mine measures 47″ x 77″

Let’s get the stitching started!


Week 9 Stitches

  • Ch – Chain 
  • St – Stitch  
  • Sk – Skip
  • Sl St – Slip Stitch 
  • Sc – Single Crochet

Colors

A – White B – Pumpkin C – Yellow D – Pink E – Self Striping Fruity



Edging Continued

Row 2: Right Side Facing, Join Color D with sl st to top righthand corner stitch, sc in same stitch, *sk st, sc in next 19 sts, 3 sc in next st, sc in next 19 sts,*, repeat *to* 4 more times, sk st, sc in last st. = 207 sc

Row 3: Ch 1, turn, sc in st, sk st, *sc in next 19 sts, 3 sc in next st, sc in next 19 sts, sk 2 sts*, repeat *to* 3 more times, sc in next 19 sts, 3 sc in next st, sc in next 19 sts, sk st, sc in last st. = 207 sc Finish off

Rows 4-5: Turn, Join color C with sl st to last st worked, Repeat row 3, finish off.

Rows 6-7: Turn, Join color B with sl st to last st worked, Repeat row 3, finish off.

Turn work to opposite end

Rows 8-13: Right side facing, repeat rows 2-7.

Congratulations, you have completed week 9!!!


More about the weekly prize drawings and Grand Prize:

Grand Prize – There will be a $50 Amazon Gift Card for 1 lucky winner at the end of the CAL. The grand prize will be drawn on Sunday April 17th 2022. To be eligible, you must email a picture and permission by Friday April 15th, 2022 to [email protected] showing your completed project. Entries will be numbered by the order they arrive and the number will be drawn using a random number generator.

Weekly Prize – Each Saturday starting Feb. 5th 2022 – Saturday April 9th 2022 a $10 Amazon Gift Card will be given away to one member in the Beatrice Ryan Designs CAL Group on Facebook.!!! Each Saturday, a post will be made explaining the rules to enter on this group Facebook page. The entry time will only last part of the day and be at random times so every timezone has a chance throughout this project… so stay tuned in the group!

  • Weekly 1 Winner: Theresa N.
  • Weekly 2 Winner: Michelle W.
  • Weekly 3 Winner: Jaree C.
  • Weekly 4 Winner: Krissy H.
  • Weekly 5 Winner Sharon W.
  • Weekly 6 Winner: Regina F.
  • Weekly 7 Winner: Judy B.
  • Weekly 8 Winner: Deborah S.

Grab your yarn and hooks and meet me back here next week for the next set of instructions!!

If you post on Twitter or Instagram.. Use the Hashtag #2022CrochetWithMeMysteryAfghanCAL

Don’t forget to follow me on my social media sites for more fun!

FacebookTwitterInstagramMy CAL Facebook Group, and Pinterest

I hope you love this project!!  Make sure to share your finished projects on my Beatrice Ryan Designs Facebook Page and make sure to share around social media too! Why share?? Because it shares our Love of Crochet!!

Happy Crocheting!!

Elena


©Copyright 2022 Elena Hunt/Beatrice Ryan Designs.  All of my patterns and posts are my own work. Do not copy them in any way. If you want to share this information with someone, share the link to this post. If you want to share on your own blog, website or social media, then you may use the first photo in this post and link back to this post. You may not give away printed copies of this post. Thank you. This post may contain affiliate links/ads. If you purchase something from a link in this post, I may be compensated.

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