Northern Light

Size:
For "Denim" Quick Crochet thread:
Width of one fraction (from A to B) - 10"
Length of one fraction (from C to D) - 7"
Hook size: E 4 (3.50 mm)

Notes:
You can increase the width of this afghan by adding one or more fractions of the pattern from point A to point B.

How to read the scheme:
Read the scheme from bottom to top.
Read odd rows from right to left, even rows from left to right.

Abbreviations:
ch - chain
sc - single crochet
dc
- double crochet
* - repeat the following instructions as many times as indicated

You can increase the length of this afghan by adding one or more fractions of the pattern from point C to point D.

Pattern:

open mesh- open mesh (dc, ch2).
filled mesh- filled mesh (3dc).

Start each row with ch3, turn – counts as first dc, dc in second and third dc (first filled mesh).
Finish each row with additional dc in last chain of ch3 below.

Row 1: Ch174, dc in fourth chain from hook, dc in each chain till end of row (totally 171dc, 57 filled meshes).
Row 2: Ch3, turn, dc in second dc, 2dc, *ch2, 16dc, repeat from * 9 times, ch2, 3dc, dc in last chain of ch3 below.
Row 3: Ch3, turn, dc in second dc, 11dc, ch2, 4dc, *ch2, dc, repeat from * 3 times, 3dc, ch2, 4dc, *ch2, dc, repeat from * 3 times, 3dc, ch2, 16dc, ch2, 4dc, *ch2, dc, repeat from * 3 times, 3dc, ch2, 4dc, *ch2, dc, repeat from * 3 times, 3dc, ch2, 16dc, ch2, 4dc, *ch2, dc, repeat from * 3 times, 3dc, ch2, 4dc, *ch2, dc, repeat from * 3 times, 3dc, ch2, 12dc, dc in last chain of ch3.

Continue following scheme as established.

Fasten off.

Finishing: Wash and iron.