Introduction: An Afghan for Oscar

My newphew Oscar didn't want the woolley hat I offered, he wanted a big Afghan knitted in red, white, blue and green. ugly colours I thought, but the finished article turned out a treat. It's the American Beauty Rose pattern taken from The Ultimate Book of Knit Afghans by American School of Needlework. I used my own colour combination of stripes to suit Oscar's choice! I used oddments of yarn from my stash including Lion Brand Woolease (the blue and green yarns)http://cache.lionbrand.com//yarns/woolease.htm Here's the result. We were both very pleased!

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Screamo (author)2010-09-27

SpOnGe BoB

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Zontee at Lion Brand (author)2008-01-23

Looks like it turned out great!

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GorillazMiko (author)2008-01-14

Great job! The colors are awesome!

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deadalchemist (author)2008-01-14

It's very big and beautiful! Afghans are my favorite pieces; beautiful job! Oscar had better like this!

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