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Soft Harlequin Baby Blanket

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The colors being used for this easy crochet baby blanket from Bernat Yarns are exquisite. It makes the blanket look like perfection. The alternating squares are soothing and your baby will feel nice and soft in it.

Materials:

  • Bernat® Softee Baby
  • (Solids 140 g/5 oz) and (Ombres 120 g/4.25 oz)
  • Main Color (MC): (Blue) 2 balls
  • Contrast A: (Lilac) 2 balls
  • Contrast B: (Ombre) 1 ball

Size 5 mm (U.S. H or 8) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge.

GAUGE
One Motif = 6½ ins [16.5 cm] square.

INSTRUCTIONS
MOTIF 1 (make 20)
With A, ch 2.
1st rnd: 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook. Join with sl st to first sc.
2nd rnd: Ch 1. 2 sc in each sc around. Join MC with sl st to first sc. 12 sc.
3rd rnd: With MC, ch 1, working into back loop only of each st around. *2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in next sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 18 sc.
4th rnd: Ch 3. 1 dc in same sc as last sl st. *1 dc in next sc. 2 dc in next sc. Rep from * to last sc. 2 dc in last sc. Join with sl st to top of ch 3. 28 dc.
5th rnd: Ch 3. 4 dc in same sp as last sl st. *1 dc in each of next 6 dc. 5 dc in next dc. Rep from * twice more. 1 dc in each of last 6 dc. Join with sl st to top of ch 3.
6th rnd: Ch 3. Miss first dc. 1 dc in next dc. *5 dc in next dc. 1 dc in each of next 10 dc. Rep from * twice more. 5 dc in next dc. 1 dc in each of last 8 dc. Join A with sl st to top of ch 3.
7th rnd: With A, ch 1. 1 sc in same sp as last sl st. 1 sc in each of next 3 dc. *3 sc in next dc. 1 sc in each of next 7 dc. 2 sc in next dc. 1 sc in each of next 6 dc. Rep from * twice more. 3 sc in next dc. 1 sc in each of next 6 dc. 2 sc in next dc. 1 sc in each of last 3 dc. Join B with sl st to first sc.
8th rnd: With B, sl st in next sc. Ch 2. (Yoh and draw up a loop) 3 times in next sc. Yoh and draw through 6 loops on hook. Yoh and draw through rem 2 loops on hook – bobble made. Ch 1. Miss next sc. Bobble in next sc. Ch 1. Miss next sc. *(Bobble. Ch 1. Bobble) all in next corner sc. (Ch 1. Miss next sc. Bobble in next sc) 8 times. Rep from * twice more. Ch 1. Miss next sc. (Bobble. Ch 1. Bobble) in next corner sc. (Ch 1. Miss next sc. Bobble in next sc) 6 times. Ch 1. Join A with sl st to top of ch 2.
9th rnd: With A, ch 1. 1 sc in each st or ch 1 sp around, working 3 sc in corner ch 1 sps. Join with sl st to first sc. Fasten off.

MOTIF 2 (make 12)
Work as given for Motif 1, substituting MC for A in rnds 1, 2, 7 and 9; and substituting A for MC in rnds 3 to 6.

Following diagram, crochet Motifs tog with MC.

Outer Edging: With RS of work facing, join MC with sl st to side edge of Blanket at top corner.
Work 1 row of sc evenly around outer edge of Blanket. Join with sl st to first sc.
Next rnd: Working from left to right instead of from right to left, as usual, work 1 reverse sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc. Fasten off.



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