Cluster Striped Baby Blanket by Joanita Theron

Cluster Striped Baby Blanket

Crochet
April 2017
DK (11 wpi) ?
4.5 mm
US
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This pattern is available for free.

This Cluster Striped Baby Blanket is fun to make in an assortment of colors! The perfect gift or project to donate for charity.

SKILL LEVEL:
Easy
Basic stitches, simple shaping and finishing.

MATERIALS:
Yarns:
Approx 50 grams of light weight worsted yarn in 4 colors:
I used Elle Pullskein - Watermelon; Fig; Olive Green; Green and Yellow

Hooks & Notions:
Hook 4.50 mm (clover)
Yarn needle

Abbreviations:
CH - chain
SC - single crochet
HDC - half double crochet
DC - double crochet

Special Stitches:
2DC- Cluster -
A 2DC-Cluster is two unfinished DC worked into same space (or same stitch), then finished together.
1. Yarn over, insert hook into stitch, pull yarn thru the stitch, yarn over, pull thru 2 loops on the hook. You now have 2 loops on the hook left.

  1. Yarn over, insert hook in same stitch, pull yarn thru the stitch, yarn over, pull thru 2 loops on hook. You now have 3 loops on the hook.

  2. Yarn over, pull loop thru all 3 loops on hook.