Easy Baby Blankets (CH31) by Evelyn A. Clark

Easy Baby Blankets (CH31)

Crochet
January 2000
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
12 stitches = 4 inches
in pattern stitch
6.0 mm (J)
600 - 1000 yards (549 - 914 m)
US
This pattern is available from fibertrends.com for $6.95.

Three easy-to-crochet baby blankets make up quickly in worsted weight. Pattern stitches are easily adaptable to different yarns and stitch counts.

Sizes:
Crocheted Old Shale Blanket: 33” x 39”;
Striped Blanket: 35” x 35”;
Lacy Bordered Blanket: 35” x 35”

Yarn Requirements in worsted weight::
Crocheted Old Shale Blanket: 1000 yards
Striped Blanket: 600 yards of color A (white) and 430 yards of color B(aqua).
Lacy Bordered Blanket: 950 yards

Gauge:
Crocheted Old Shale Blanket: 12 stitch repeat = 3½“ (8cm).
Lacy Bordered Blanket: 12 single crochet stitches = 4” (10cm).
Striped Blanket: 13 sts = 4” (10cm) in pattern stitch.

Crochet Hooks: US size J (6mm) for all blankets.
Striped blanket also requires a size I (5.5 mm) for border.