How many chains do I need for a ripple blanket?
Instructions: Chain a multiple of 16 stitches plus 2 stitches. For a 40 inch wide afghan in worsted weight yarn, chain 130. For a 55 inch wide afghan in worsted weight yarn, chain 178.
What is the difference between Chevron and ripple?
Chevron patterns are like ripple patterns but use less stitches between the peaks and valleys. Peaks and valleys are also worked into two sets of stitches. This creates a tight fabric with sharper peaks and valleys than a ripple pattern.
How many skeins of yarn do you need to make an afghan?
For a full-size blanket, you will need quite a bit of yarn, probably around 13-18 balls or skeins of yarn. Usually, afghans are very colorful, so you may have one skein of each and, if it’s it’s really colorful, that can add up. If the blanket only has one or a few colors, it may only be 10 skeins.
What is zig zag pattern?
A zigzag is a pattern made up of small corners at variable angles, though constant within the zigzag, tracing a path between two parallel lines; it can be described as both jagged and fairly regular. In geometry, this pattern is described as a skew apeirogon.