Vintage style crochet patterns just make me happy. I designed this Dancing Mushroom chart years ago, and I finally found the perfect yarn to turn it into a sweet little blanket. The center image panel is surrounded by a thick border in several different stitch patterns which add to the style of this family heirloom to-be. Size: 34″ x 43″ Yarn: King Cole Finesse: Size 3 (DK weight) Hook: US-H/8, 5.0 mm Gauge: 10 boxes x 10 boxes= 4” [10 cm] in hdc c2c box st Other supplies: yarn needle
Add a new snuggly friend to the family with this adorable Bernat Blanket Mushroom Stuffie. Created with the softness of Bernat Blanket, this free pattern is stitched almost entirely in the round and gives intermediate crocheters a chance to practice a variety of stitches. The stuffie is created in three separate pieces that join at the end through crochet or sewing.
This is one of my favorite stitch patterns to use and it makes such a beautiful gift for an expecting mother. Recently, I learned how to make the linen stitch, which is also called the moss stitch, granite stitch, and the woven stitch. Once you learn the techniques, the crochet projects are endless. Today, though, we will be making the modern heirloom baby afghan and it is super easy.This baby afghan has a modern look to it, but at the same time, is a beautiful blanket to pass on as an heirloom-if it lasts that long. There is a row-by-row color list, as well as, a video tutorial of how to complete the stitch. Learn how to crochet over the end stitches for a finished look. Very easy to achieve.
The patchwork blanket is made using the Elizabeth stitch (AKA mini bean stitch). You can make the blanket as small or as big as you like plus the pattern includes a handy size guide so you know how many square lane to make.
DK (weight 3) yarn. I used ‘King Cole Pricewise DK’ in various colours. 1 Square - 15m / 16yd / 5g 1 Border - 23m / 25yd / 8g
Supplies you will need - Crochet hook 4mm - Tapestry needle - DK yarn - Stitch markers (optional) - Scissors Recommend skill level is easy - intermediate. The pattern is written in USA terminology.
You will need to know basic crochet stitches (sc, hdc, dc, tr) as well as the mini bean stitch. Instructions for the mini bean stitch are included. The pattern is 5 pages long and includes progress photos, gauge instructions and measurements.
Hygge is a dutch word for comfort, cosiness and safety. And I must admit, these are the perfect words to describe this beautiful blanket, because not only are the colors amazing, but also the whole project is so gorgeous!
Photo is by Cathy Henry / Ravelry.com
"This adorable koala throw would be perfect for any koala bear lover or as a unisex baby gift for the wildlife nursery! Using the mini hdc c2c crochet technique the Approximate finished size: 32” x 37”. Could be made larger just by using the standard dc c2c method. Written row by row instructions included with a complete full color graph provided. Video tutorials included for learning c2c as well - including how to change and carry colors in c2c."