With simple motifs joined-as-you-go (if you choose), this blanket will add a splash of happy color to any space. A perfect stash-buster with stunning visual delight, works up quickly. Enjoy making the diamond motifs on the go with you, too. This pattern includes: --instructions for making the diamonds, joining them together, and adding a border (that lays VERY flat, I might add) --a detailed picture section for additional help with join-as-you-go (does NOT need to be printed) --special stitches, abbreviations and notes to get you through without a problem --a placement diagram to arrange your colors and make it your own, if you wish --complete materials list of all 22 colorways of yarn used This pattern may not be redistributed or copied in any way. Finished items may be sold, I just ask that you give credit to me, Susan Carlson at FeltedButton.com for the pattern. Keep in the "Button" loop: Facebook.com/FeltedButton Pinterest.com/FeltedButton FeltedButton.com (Blog) BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Complete basic crochet stitches: sl st, ch, sc, dc Read a pattern in standard US crochet terms GAUGE Not critical to this project. Motif through Rnd 3 = 4in (10cm) wide X 4.5in (11.5cm) high SUGGESTED YARN 1475 yards of DK weight PREFERRED BRAND/YARN Stylecraft Special DK but you may use any yarn/weight of your choice COLORWAY 22 colors were used in the sample blanket which are outlined in the pattern, but any yarn/colors can be used.. Makes a great stashbuster!