FREE crochet pattern “colorful FALLING LEAVES blanket, afghan, rug” by marifu6a

Skill Level: Beginners.
Yarn : Dk.
Hook: 3mm

Video tutorial here :

Note: When working stitches in row below, skip the comparable stitch on current row.

Ch a multiple of 4 plus 2 .

Foundation Row (RS): 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook, 1 sc In each ch across row, turn.

Row 1: Ch 1 (counts as first sc now and throughout), skip first st, 1 sc in each st across row, turn.

Row 2: Ch 3 (counts as first dc now and throughout), skip first sc, 1 dc in each of next 3 sts, *[yo, insert hook from right to left under next sc 2 rows below, yo, draw up a long loop to the height of current row] twice, yo, draw through 4 loops on hook, yo, draw through last 2 loops (leaf made), skip sc behind st just made, 1 dc in each next 3 sc, rep from * across,1 dc in top of turning ch, turn.

Row 3: Ch 1, skip first st, 1 sc in each st across, 1 sc in top of turning ch, turn.

Row 4: Ch 3, skip first sc, 1 dc next st, *[yo, insert hook from right to left under next dc 2 rows below, yo, draw up a long loop to the height of current row] twice, yo, draw through 4 loops on hook, yo, draw through last 2 loops (leaf made), skip sc behind st just made * *, 1 dc in each next 3 sc, rep from * across, ending last rep at * *, 1 dc in next dc, 1 dc in top of turning ch, turn .

 

Row 5: Rep Row 3.

Row 6: Ch 3, skip first sc, 1 dc in each of next 3 sc, *[yo, insert hook from right to left under next dc 2 rows below, yo, draw up a long loop to the height of current row] twice, yo, draw through 4 loops on hook, yo, draw through last 2 loops(leaf made), skip sc behind st just made, 1 dc in each next 3 sc, rep from * across, 1 dc in top of turning ch, turn .

Rep Rows 3-6 for pattern.