Ermintrude Crochet Blanket by Amanda Perkins

Ermintrude Crochet Blanket

November 2012
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
Each motif measures 5 inches
4.0 mm (G)
1646 yards (1505 m)
Single bed size, 50x 70 inches
both US and UK
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This pattern is available for £4.50 GBP buy it now

Ermintrude is named after the cow that starred in the BBC children’s television programme The Magic Roundabout in the 1960’s and 1970’s. Ermintrude always had a flower sticking out the side of her mouth; the flowers on my blanket remind me of hers.

Ermintrude measures approx. 70 x 50 ins.

Fyberspates – Vivacious DK, Scrumptious DK
Alternative Yarns
Skein Queen – Desire, Blissful Plum, Voluptuous
John Arbon Textiles - Knit by Numbers, Viola. The Little Grey Sheep - DK - Gotland DK
Cascade - Cascade 220 Sport. Knitpicks - Wool of the Andes. King Cole - Merino Blend DK

Crochet hook size 4.5 mm if you have a loose tension, 5 mm if you have a tight tension

This pattern contains the following…..
Detailed colour and yarn recommendations
Written and charted Motif instructions in UK and US terms.
Full coloured layout chart.