Tunisian Sunset

June 2016
Any gauge - designed for any gauge ?
5.0 mm (H)
6.5 mm (K)
Can be made to any size
both US and UK
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Drift away dreaming of Tunisian sunsets under this beautiful blanket.

Made in long strips of Tunisian crochet, that are joined-as-you go, this is a deceptively easy make that requires no sewing together, and uses only the simple stitch and an easy 2-colour blending technique that will bring your work to life.

Once all your strips have been completed you’ll then finish off your stunning creation with a regular crochet border in Linen stitch.

Each square is worked individually and you will only be working a few stitches and rows at a time making this a great project to pick up in your spare moments to quickly finish off a square here and there. Before you know it you will have a beautiful finished blanket to snuggle under.

Finished size: Sample measures 95 x 120 cm using fingering weight (4ply) yarn however you may use any yarn weight resulting in a slightly larger blanket

What you’ll find inside:

• 9 pages of clear written instructions and detailed colour layout chart

• Complete materials list including all colours used in sample as well as a substitute yarn guide

• Instructions for the special techniques used, including helpful photos for the tricky bits

Materials required:

Yarn - Any weight yarn in 13 colours. Sample made with Knitpicks Palette - full colour list is included in pattern as well as substitute colour list for Stylecraft Special DK
Hook - * 5mm if using fingering weight / 6.5 mm if using DK weight
As you will only ever have a few stitches on your hook there is no need to use a special Tunisian hook, in fact you will find it more comfortable working with a regular crochet hook (without a handle) for this pattern.

Skill Level: Confident beginner – if you feel comfortable with Tunisian Simple stitch then you will find this pattern easy.

Terms used: Instructions written in both US and UK/Aus terms for the regular crochet component.

Due to the nature of patterns, all sales are final and may not be returned or exchanged.

This pattern may not be redistributed or copied in any way. Finished items may be sold, I just ask that you recognise me as the designer and give credit with a link to my website www.poppyandbliss.com for the pattern.

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