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Panda Activity Blanket and Two Rattles

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(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Panda Activity Blanket and Two Rattles
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Panda Activity Blanket and Two Rattles Center Panda
Panda Activity Blanket and Two Rattles Detail of Textures
Panda Activity Blanket and Two Rattles Layered Panda Rattle
Panda Activity Blanket and Two Rattles Ring Panda Rattle

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • single crochet stitch
  • pop corn stitch
  • increase
  • decrease
  • change colors

Pattern Description:

Black, White & Red are the perfect colors to stimulate baby. Add to that stripes, ribbed texture, nubby or bumpy texture, ribbon tabs and a Panda with Squeaky arms, rattle arms and teething rings and you have the complete package to keep baby stimulated and busy.
As the added bonus you get the instructions to make 2 cute Panda rattles. One has layers of different sizes and the other crochet covered cabone (round plastic rings found at most fabric stores in the notions area) to fascinate.
There is a tutorial on how to make your own rattle insert with the pattern.
Blanket is 24-1/2" X 27-1/2"Layered Rattle is 7-1/2" Long Ring Rattle is 10" long

Gauge:

4 sc sts = 1"
r rows sc = 1"

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Blanket 24-1/2" X 27-1/2"

Materials:

  • 7 oz Red Heart Super Saver yarn in Black
  • 7 oz Red Heart Super Saver yarn in White
  • 7 oz Red Heart Super Saver yarn in Cherry Red
  • 1 oz or less size 10 crochet thread in Black
  • 1 oz or less size 10 crochet thread in White
  • Size J crochet hook
  • Size 7 crochet hook

You Will Also Need:

  • Needle to take yarn
  • Needle to take crochet thread
  • Small amount of stuffing
  • 1" squeaker
  • 1" rattle insert
  • 2" cabone plastic rings

Suggested yarn:

1200 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Red Heart Super Saver

Colorway:

Black, White and Cherry Red
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My mother taught me (or tried to) to crochet when I was 12. She started me out, told me to finish the round while she checked on dinner. She was amazed to find me still crocheting when she same ...

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