Crochet Stitch Sampler Blanket »
InstructionsAs a designer, I make a lot of gauge swatches. One day, I noticed that I had several swatches that were roughly the same size and fiber. I figured that I could seam the swatches together and make a quick baby blanket for my daughter. So I did just that and I realized that I could do this on purpose.
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Type of item: Home Decor
Style: Whimsical, Funky, Classic, Mod, Traditional, Cute, Casual
Yarn: STITCH NATION by Debbie Stoller Washable Ewe: [for sample size blanket]1 ball each 3903 Strawberry, 3540 Currant, 3501 Robin Egg, 3652 Clover; 2 balls each 3365 Earth.
What was your inspiration?
I like to make gauge swatches and one day I thought it would be good to seam a variety of swatches together to get a nice blanket
What are you most proud of?
I like the variety of stitches. I also like that the crocheter can make more than the designated 9 blocks to get a larger blanket
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
The pattern includes both written and charted instructions for all blocks and border trim. I would use this pattern as a tool to get better at charts. Use the written instructions along with the charts.