Flufy's Granny Square Blanket

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Flufy's Granny Square Blanket Pattern

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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Category:

Crocheting

Type:

Home Decor

Item:

Blanket/Bedspread

Skill Level:

little skill level requirement Novice

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • make a slip knot
  • chain
  • make a slip stitch
  • double-crochet

Pattern Description:

TOPICS COVERED

More than just a simple crochet pattern, this ebook is like a mini-class. Each topic includes step-by-step instructions and photos where appropriate.

You will learn:

How to make a granny square
How to join granny squares together as you go
How to add a border to your blanket

Plus:

How to choose colors and arrange them in a pleasing manner
An alternate way of changing colors that eliminates the need to weave in ends.
How to choose effective colors for the blanket's border
Should you block your blanket?
Links to resources to help you learn more

BACKGROUND

My 9-year-old son, who likes to call himself "Flufy," has Cozy down to a science. Wherever he happens to be, if there's a couch with a blanket, he'll crawl underneath and make himself right at home. So, when it was his turn to be on the receiving end of a significant Mom-made project, I knew that he would appreciate a lap blanket.

This project is the exact blanket I made for Flufy. This is a great do-together project, if the recipient is old enough to follow a few simple color-choice rules.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 42" x 52"

Materials:

  • 3000 yards of worsted weight yarn
  • G (4mm) hook
  • scissors
  • yarn needle

Suggested yarn:

3000 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Berroco Vintage

About Designer

About Designer

Lisa Clarke on craftsy.com

Thank you for your interest in my designs!

Nearly all of these patterns are actually full-blown tutorials with many step-by-step photos. If you don't need that level of hand-holding, you can get some of the patterns by themselves.

These "Just the Patterns" versions are less expensive, and available at my website: http://www.lisaclarke.net/downloads

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