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#1 ashnnicksmom


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Posted 02 August 2009 - 11:03 PM

Hi everyone.
I am looking for a pattern to crochet an afghan with a lighthouse on it. :crocheting I do not know how to do filet crochet and that is the only pattern I have found. :think Does anyone have a pattern or have the link to a pattern for a lighthouse afghan or throw? In these tough times, like everyone else, I would love a free one or at least an unexpensive one! Thanks in advance. :hug
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Posted 03 August 2009 - 07:11 AM

I did a quick search and here is what I found
a link to look through http://home.inreach....hac/afghan.html
another one http://hostultra.com.../pclhouse3.html

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Posted 03 August 2009 - 07:33 AM

I don't remember if Annie's Attic has one, or Herschnerrs. But one of them has a pattern for it, I"ve seen it in the catalog.


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Posted 03 August 2009 - 09:26 AM

There are some for sale here.


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Posted 03 August 2009 - 09:18 PM

If you're willing to do a little work, go to Google and click on images. Then do a search for lighthouses. Find one you like, that doesn't have too much detail. Do a right click and save it to your hard drive. Then go here:


Follow the directions there. It will turn the picture into a graph in a matter of minutes.
Won't cost you a thing. Just a little effort on your part.

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Posted 04 August 2009 - 02:51 PM

There is a site called e-patterns central that has patterns for sale you download them to your computer after you pay for them. Here is the link.

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Posted 04 August 2009 - 07:24 PM

There is a lighthouse afghan in the latest Mary Maxim Catalog.

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Posted 06 August 2009 - 05:19 PM

If you like the filet pattern, you could use the filet graph for an afghan by colorizing it. Consider each square a sc or tunisian stitch.

BTW filet is really easy, it is just dc and chain stitches :hook

ETA-being a threadie, I'd assumed the lighthouse pattern you found is for a thread wallhanging or similar. If it was for a filet afghan (yarn), each color square would be 3 dc or 3 edc (depending on how tight you make your dcs.)

Edited by Granny Square, 06 August 2009 - 05:26 PM.

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