Kiki Crochet Blanket
Kiki is one of the blankets featured in “Into the West” crochet blanket book.
Kiki is named after a Studio Ghibli film called Kiki’s Delivery Service. Studio Ghibli’s films are full of colour and magic, they are charming and well loved by adults and children alike. The child like colour combinations would make it a perfect blanket for a child’s bed.
Kiki measures approx. 35 x 45 ins and is 14 x 18 squares
Kiki is a scrap blanket and best made with oddments from you stash in as many different colours as possible.
You will need 700 gms in total.
However if you would like to buy yarn especially for Kiki, I recommend the following yarns
Easyknits - Splendour, Cherish, Skein Queen - Selkino, Lustrous, Luminosity, Oasis Grande
John Arbon Textiles - Exmoor Sock, Harvest Hues, The Little Grey Sheep – Stein 4 ply, Gotland 4 Ply
Fyberspates - Vivacious 4 ply, Scrumptious 4 ply, Cascade - Heritage Silk, Cascade 220 Fingering,
Drops – Alpaca. Knitpicks - Palette Yarn, King Cole - Merino Blend 4ply,
You will also need
3 mm hook
Tapestry needle for sewing in loose ends.
This pattern contains the following…..
Detailed colour and yarn recommendations
Written and charted Motif instructions in UK and US terms.
Full coloured layout chart.