Chunky Celtic Weave Car Seat Canopy by Heather Ormond

Chunky Celtic Weave Car Seat Canopy

Crochet
March 2015
Super Bulky (5-6 wpi) ?
6 stitches and 6 rows = 4 inches
in sc swatch (Dc swatch - UK)
10.0 mm (N/P)
9.0 mm (M/N)
590 - 610 yards (539 - 558 m)
One Size
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Includes a written pattern (US & UK Terms) and a photo tutorial.

I can’t express how much I love the texture of this blanket! It almost looks like little fuzzy ropes woven together. This canopy is so soft and squishy! I just love it!

The blanket forms a protective car seat tent around your baby, giving them a break from prying strangers. It will keep bright lights out of your sleeping baby’s eyes, but is still breathable. Perfect for any season!

FAQ:

Q: Is this worked as a bunch of strips that you weave together?
A: No. It is worked back and forth as rows. The woven look is created by a clever technique of crossing stitches.

Q: Are there any seams or sewing?
A: The only sewing is to attach the straps. The canopy itself is worked as one piece, including the border.

Q: What yarn did you use to make the canopy in the picture?
A: I used Bernat Blanket yarn to create the canopy pictured. It is very soft and easy to work with. I would highly recommend it. You will love the results! And, no, I don’t get commission for saying that. I really just like it.

Difficulty: Intermediate

Included with this pattern:
3 PDFs
-US Terms: formatted for Letter-sized paper (standard US size) and uses US crochet terms.
-UK Terms: formatted for A4 paper and uses UK crochet terms.
-Photo Tutorial: Thorough step-by-step instructions on how to work the celtic weave.

Materials Needed:
Yarn:
Super Bulky (about 600 yds / 550m)
Hook:
N/15 (10.00mm)
M/13 (9.00mm)
Stitch Markers (optional)
Yarn Needle (for weaving in ends)
Embroidery Thread
Sewing Needle
Buttons (2) - 1.5” (3.5-4 cm)

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