This was my very first design. I created it when I found out that I was having a daughter in early July of 2005. I wanted something that was lacy but not overly difficult. This is my daughter's favorite blanket and I'm sure it will be yours as well! BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Chain stitch Single crochet Double Crochet GAUGE 3 st. = 1 in. in double crochet (US) SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 30" x 33 1/2"