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WIP 3/22/17 Woodland Themed Afghan – Vintage Camper Applique

Vintage Camper

Vintage Camper Applique

Supplies                                                                                           

• medium worsted weight yarn (4)

I used:

9.5 yards – Big Twist Yarns, Value, in Medium Rose

9.5 yards – Big Twist Yarns, Value, in Soft Gray

10 yards – Vanna’s Choice Silver Heather (I wanted something metal-looking)

1.5 yards – Red Heart Super Saver in White

2 yards – Red Heart Super Saver in Black

• Crochet hook size G (4.0 mm)

• Tapestry needle

 

CAMPER

With Medium Rose (you will need 8 yards)

Row 1: Ch 13, SC into 2nd ch from hook, SC across, Ch 1, Turn (12)

Row 2: 2SC into first, SC 10, 2SC in last, Ch 1, Turn (14)

Row 3: 2SC into first, SC 12, 2SC in last, Ch 1, Turn (16)

Row 4: 2SC into first, SC 14, 2SC in last, Ch 1, Turn (18)

Row 5: SC across, Ch 1, Turn (18)

Row 6: SC across, Change to Soft Gray (you will need 8 yards), Ch 1, Turn (18)

Row 7-9: SC across, Ch 1, Turn (18)

Row 10: SCdec, SC 14, SCdec, Ch 1, Turn (16)

Row 11: SCdec, SC 12, SCdec, Ch 1, Turn (14)

Row 12: SCdec, SC 10, SCdec, Ch 1, Turn (12)

Row 13: SCdec, SC 8, SCdec (10) Fasten off, weave in ends.

Piece should be about 3.5” tall and 4.5” wide.

With Silver Heather (you will need 4.5 yards) – Starting on the middle right side, where the color change is, loosely slip stitch around the edge of camper until you get to the bottom right stitch that is just before it starts to curve up. (We are going to make the tongue of the camper now).  Ch 5, slip stitch in 2nd ch from hook, sl st 3 more and sl st into next stitch on camper. Continue to slip stitch until you get to your first slip stitch. Turn and slip stitch across camper, in between the two color changes.  Fasten off, leave a long tail so you can sew camper onto your granny square after you finish the following steps.

DOOR

With Medium Rose (you will need 1.5 yards)

 Row 1: Ch 5, SC into 2nd ch from hook, SC 4, Ch 1, Turn (4)

Row 2: SC across, Ch 1, Turn (4)

Row 3: SC across, Change to Soft Gray (you will need 1.5 yards), Ch 1, Turn (4)

Row 4-5: SC across, Ch 1, Turn (4)

Row 6: SC across (4) Fasten off. Weave in ends. Door should be about 2.5” tall and 1.5” wide.

With Silver Heather (you will need 3 yards) – Loosely slip stitch along the edges of your door, as well as across the center where the color change occurs between the Medium Rose color and the Soft Gray. Fasten off, leave long tail and sew door onto camper.

WINDOW

With White (you will need 1.5 yards)

Row 1: Ch 6, SC into 2nd ch from hook, SC across, Ch 1, turn (5)

Row 2: SC across (5) Fasten off. Weave in ends. Window should be about 1” tall and 1.5” wide.

With Silver Heather (you will need 1.5 yards) – Loosely slip stitch along the edges of your window.  Fasten off, leave long tail and sew window onto camper.

WHEEL

With Silver Heather (you will need 1 yard)

Rnd 1: MR, SC 6 into ring, sl st to join (6) Cut yarn.

Rnd 2: Change to Black (you will need 2 yards), 2SC in each st around (12) Fasten off, leave long tail and sew wheel onto camper.

Now sew your camper to your granny square and you’re done!


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18 thoughts on “WIP 3/22/17 Woodland Themed Afghan – Vintage Camper Applique

  1. Thank you! What a great idea about the doll house and gingerbread house! I may have to work on that 🙂 And the tent and campfire…. oh I’m excited!

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  2. How about some wildflowers and butterflies? i’ve found appliques for a snail and a turtle. And I, too, like your cabin and camper. Thanks for sharing your creations. I’ll be watching for more. 🙂

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  3. Can you tell me where to get the pattern for the granny square And what size hook you use for the camper because I can’t seem to get it to fit on my granny square
    Penny

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