A Spicier Life Blanket by Sandra Paul

A Spicier Life Blanket

October 2017
DK (11 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 12 rows = 4 inches
in granny blocks
4.0 mm (G)
2530 yards (2313 m)
98 x 130 cm (38.5 x 51.5”)
both US and UK
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This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

#A Spicier Life Crochet Along

A Spicier Life Blanket pattern was originally released in parts for the Cherry Heart and Black Sheep Wools CAL in the Autumn of 2017. Now available as one complete pdf.

This is the second of the ‘Spicy’ CAL blankets, to find the first blanket, see ‘The Spice of Life’.

Skill Level
This pattern is intended to help someone who has learnt the basics of crochet and is now looking to move on and increase their crochet confidence. This pattern starts out simple and progresses through to intermediate stitches and combinations. Includes helpful photos and tips to guide you through each section and video tutorials for new stitches.

Skills Needed
Follow a basic written crochet pattern using abbreviations.
Work back and forth in rows and change colours.
Work basic stitches (eg: dc, htr, tr, dtr)
It would also be helpful to know how to work decreases (eg: tr2tog, tr3tog)

Four Yarn Packs available from Black Sheep Wools:
Jaipur in Rialto DK
Jaipur in Special DK
Taj Mahal in Special DK
Bollywood in Special DK

Pattern Includes:

  • A full written pattern with clear instructions
  • Row by row colour guide
  • Helpful photos for each section
  • Social media and Spice of Life Facebook group links
  • Swatching help
  • Links to other helpful tutorials and videos
  • Blanket re-sizing information

Pattern written in
UK Terms
US Terms (translated)
Dec 2017 - Now updated to include all parts in one download

DUTCH - kindly provided by Iris Van Meer (See link below)

Carol’s Spicier Life Blanket
A supplemental pdf, and a brief guide showing how my Mum made a second blanket with the left over Stylecraft colour pack yarns.