I had a bunch of leftover yarn from a secret project (which I will tell you about later), so I got to thinking it would make an adorable blanket with blocks of bright colors.
The final version was just about big enough to cover my 4′x6′ rug.
Since I was using my leftovers, but also had to buy some new yarn, my blanket isn’t exactly perfect. But I’m pretty sure, putting this into a pattern, that you can make it with two skeins each of these:
Stitch Nation Bamboo Ewe (55 percent bamboo, 45 percent wool) – Periwinkle (A), Geranium (B), Snapdragon (C), Mermaid (D), Twilight (E), Lipstick (F), Beach Glass (G), Mercury (H)
You need a J/10 size crochet hook.
Ch 152. DC across for a total of 150 stitches.
The stripe sequence:
8 rows A
4 rows B
2 rows C
7 rows D
4 rows E
2 rows F
7 rows G
3 rows H
5 rows C
4 rows B
5 rows F
(In between I added 8 rows E plus 4 rows H, but that is optional).
I love the colors and the soft, fuzzy texture of this yarn. It’s just a happy blanket.