Shady Lane's Oldies but Goodies

Here are some crochet afghans, baby afghans and pillow patterns from past catalogs that are timeless classics.  Please note that these are either black and white pattern leaflets or computer generated color patterns.

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Blocks of Diamonds, #983.  Open and closed crocheted diamond blocks are made from just sc and dc, worked on one side, row by row.  Pattern includes 44" x 71" afghan, 31" x 43" baby afghan and 16" pillow.   $2.50  Also available in digest size booklet with 2 other here



Cherokee, #1083.   Striking raised arrowhead is fashioned from just sc and dc, worked on one side.   Pattern gives instructions for a 47" x 70" afghan and matching 12" pillow.  This long-loved pattern is also sometimes known as "Navajo".  Black and white pattern sheet mailed to you...$2.50 

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Diamond Fantasy, #685.  Simply stunning and a dream to make in just single and double crochet.  Pattern includes instructions for 48" x 62" afghan, 12" pillow and 30" x 40" baby afghan. Very easy to do.  $2.50  Also available in digest size booklet with 2 other here



Fisherman, #1283.  Award winning traditional Aran design.  Crocheted cables, diamonds and popcorn stitch form this classic.  Pattern includes instructions for 46" x 64" afghan and 14" pillow.  $1.95  available as download only, click here.

Indian Pathway, #1183.  Dramatic results from just single and double crochet. Beautiful southwestern colors echo this Native American theme. Instructions given for 48" x 67" afghan and matching 14" pillow.  $2.50  Also available in digest size booklet with 2 other here

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Kaleidoscope #785.  Worked in sc and dc.  Diamond within a diamond is very easy to do.  Make it in a solid color for a totally different look  Afghan, baby afghan and pillow.  $2.50  Also available in digest size booklet with 2 other here



Pineapple Ripple #681.  Here's that ever-popular ripple design with a new twist!  Double crochet and pineapple stitch team up for beautiful results.  Completely detailed and illustrated crochet pattern shows you how to make this reversible 49" x 65" afghan and 12" pillow.  $1.95  available as download only, click here.


Easy Plaid #985.    Comfort, country-style in a super simple classic.  Instructions for this crocheted trio includes a 44" x 60" afghan, 12" square pillow and 36" x 42" baby afghan.  $1.95  available as download only, click here.


Sawtooth Ribbon Wire, #884.  A spectacular color combination is used in this Native American inspired crochet design.  Very easy to do in sc and dc.  Instructions given for 46" x 60" afghan..  $2.95 available as download only, click here 
Spring Fling, #586.  When I was designing this I wanted a colorful splash of colors, and this is what I came up with.  It's worked in just sc and dc.  Pattern includes instructions for afghan, baby afghan and pillow.  Now available in digest size booklet, click here to order.
Tulip Tango, #386.  Let your fingers do the tip-toeing through these tulips.  Your crochet hooks will dance their way through this beautiful pattern.  Adult afghan is 45" x 60", and pillow is 12" square.  Both are made from worsted weight yarn.  Baby Afghan is 32" x 40" and is made from baby/sport/DK yarn. $4.95


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