Granny Stripe Baby Blanket

Granny Stripe Baby Blanket – I have made this blanket in 5 colours, you can use less or more, make it in pastel spring, bright summer, warm autumn or winter colours, the choice is yours.

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granny stripe baby blanket

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Granny Stripe Baby Blanket UK

Pattern Number CNC346

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Skill Level: Intermediate

Abbreviations UK
RS.       Right Side
ch.        Chain
tr.         Treble Crochet
rpt.       Repeat

ss.         Slip Stitch
tch.       Turning Chain

DNT.     Do Not Turn

Base of ch. Work into first stitch

3ch counts as first tr.

Approx Finished Size:      41.5 x 42.5

Materials
For great results it is always best to use the recommended yarn, I have used approximately:-

120 grams of King Cole Baby Comfort DK in colour 1
250 grams of King Cole Comfort DK in colour 2
90 grams of King Cole Comfort DK in colours 3, 4 & 5

4.50mm Clover Crochet Hook

TENSION – 5tr & 2.5 rows measures approx 1 inch

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Made in multiples of 3 + 1.

With colour 1 make 157ch, (RS) 1tr into 4th ch from hook, * miss 2ch, 3tr into next ch, * rpt from * to * to last 3ch, miss 2ch, 2tr into last ch. Turn. (50, 3tr groups)

2nd Row – 3ch, miss 1tr, 3tr into the first space between 2tr and 3tr group, * miss 3tr, 3tr into space between next two 3tr groups, * rpt from * to * to last tr and 3tch, miss tr, 1tr into top of 3ch. Turn.

Third Row – 3ch, 1tr into base of 3ch, * miss 3tr, 3tr into space between next two 3tr groups, rpt from * to * to last 3tr and 3tch, miss 3tr, work 2tr in top of 3ch. Turn.

Rpt Second & Third Rows in colour sequence as follows:-

Once in colour 1.

# Twice in colour 2, four times in colour 3, twice in colour 2, four times in colour 4, twice in colour 2, four times in colour 5, twice in colour 2, four times in colour 1. #

Rpt from # to # 3 more times making 100 rows in all from beginning. Fasten off. Turn.

Border – Join in colour 2, make 3ch, work (2tr, 1ch, 3tr) into base of 3ch, * miss 3tr, 3tr into space between next two 3tr groups, * rpt from * to * to last 3tr and 3tch, miss 3tr, work (3tr, 1ch, 3tr) into corner, working down first side, miss next row end, work 3tr into next row end, work 3tr into every alternate row end down first side to corner, (3tr, 1ch, 3tr) into corner, working along bottom edge, work 3tr into each 2ch space to end, (3tr, 1ch, 3tr) into corner, working up second side, miss next row end, work 3tr into next row end, work 3tr into every alternate row end up second side to corner, ss to top of 3tch on beginning of row. DNT.

Next Row – ss to first 1ch space, make 3ch, work (2tr, 1ch, 3tr) into same 1ch space, * miss 3tr, 3tr into space between next two 3tr groups, * rpt from * to * around blanket to end, working (3tr, 1ch, 3tr) into corners, ss to top of 3tch on beginning of row. Fasten off.

Finishing – Weave in and trim off all loose ends of yarn.

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See more free crochet baby blanket patterns:-
Butterfly Blanket – Summer Baby – Textured Group Blanket
Sweet Dreams – Cosy Dreams Baby Blanket – Baby Crib Blanket
hope you enjoy all the designs, happy crocheting!
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granny stripe baby blanket

Granny Stripe Baby Blanket USA

Pattern Number CNC346

Skill Level: Intermediate

Abbreviations USA
RS.         Right Side
ch.          Chain
dc.          Double Crochet
rpt.         Repeat

sl st.       Slip Stitch
tch.        Turning Chain
DNT.      Do Not Turn

Base of ch. Work in first stitch

ch3 counts as first dc.

Approx Finished Size:    41.5 x 42.5

Materials
For great results it is always best to use the recommended yarn, I have used approximately:-

120 grams of King Cole Baby Comfort DK in color 1
250 grams of King Cole Comfort DK in color 2
90 grams of King Cole Comfort DK in colors 3, 4 & 5

An equivalent yarn would be a light worsted #3

4.50mm Clover Crochet Hook

GAUGE – 5dc & 2.5 rows measures approx 1 inch

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Made in multiples of 3 + 1.

With color 1 ch157, (RS) 1dc in 4th ch from hook, * skip 2ch, 3dc in next ch, * rpt from * to * to last ch3, skip 2ch, 2dc in last ch. Turn. (50, 3dc groups)

2nd Row – ch3, skip 1dc, 3dc in the first space between 2dc and 3dc group, * skip 3dc, 3dc in space between next two 3dc groups, * rpt from * to * to last dc and 3tch, skip dc, 1dc in top of ch3. Turn.

Third Row – ch3, 1dc in base of ch3, * skip 3dc, 3dc in space between next two 3dc groups, rpt from * to * to last 3dc and 3tch, skip 3dc, work 2dc in top of ch3. Turn.

Rpt Second & Third Rows in color sequence as follows:-

Once in color 1.

# Twice in color 2, four times in color 3, twice in color 2, four times in color 4, twice in color 2, four times in color 5, twice in color 2, four times in color 1. #

Rpt from # to # 3 more times making 100 rows in all from beginning. Fasten off. Turn.

Border – Join in color 2, ch3, work (2dc, ch1, 3dc) in base of ch3, * skip 3dc, 3dc in space between next two 3dc groups, * rpt from * to * to last 3dc and 3tch, skip 3dc, work (3dc, ch1, 3dc) in corner, working down first side, skip next row end, work 3dc in next row end, work 3dc in every alternate row end down first side to corner, (3dc, ch1, 3dc) in corner, working along bottom edge, work 3dc in each ch2 space to end, (3dc, ch1, 3dc) in corner, working up second side, skip next row end, work 3dc in next row end, work 3dc in every alternate row end up second side to corner, sl st to top of 3tch on beginning of row. DNT.

Next Row – sl st to first ch1 space, ch3, work (2dc, ch1, 3dc) in same ch1 space, * skip 3dc, 3dc in space between next two 3dc groups, * rpt from * to * around blanket to end, working (3dc, ch1, 3dc) in corners, sl st to top of 3tch on beginning of row. Fasten off.

Finishing – Weave in and trim off all loose ends of yarn.

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