German Flag Blanket by Kat McGinness

German Flag Blanket

Crochet
August 2015
Any gauge - designed for any gauge ?
13.25 stitches and 8 rows = 4 inches
4440 - 4570 yards (4060 - 4179 m)
54"x90"
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This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

This pattern maintains a traditional flag ratio (3:5) and ends up being 54”x90” however you can make it whatever size you want. The number of stitches and rows you do will depend on your gauge.

The whole pattern is dc.

Pattern:

Materials:

− Red Heart Super Soft Yarn in Really Red (three 10 oz skeins)
− Red Heart Super Soft Yarn in Black (three 10 oz skeins)
− Red Heart with Love Yarn in Cornsilk (four 7 oz skeins)
− 5.5 mm crochet hook

Blanket size: 54” x 90”

Directions:

Start with Black

Work each color section to 18” mine took 36 rows of dc for each section but it depends on gauge

R1: Make a dc foundation ch with 300 st (300)
R2-36: Ch 2 (does not count as st) and dc in each st across (300)

Change to Really Red

R37-72: Ch 2 (does not count as st) and dc in each st across (300)

Change to Cornsilk

R73-108: Ch 2 (does not count as st) and dc in each st across (300)

Weave in ends.