Baby Fade Blanket by Kountingsheep

Baby Fade Blanket

Crochet
January 2020
Aran (8 wpi) ?
12 stitches and 9 rows = 4 inches
in half double crochet
6.0 mm (J)
945 - 1050 yards (864 - 960 m)
One size
US
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Baby Fade Blanket starts with the lightest color and then fades to the darkest color. This pattern is a fun way to explore color gradients or even just color- blocking with 3 contrasting colors. The simple stitches produce a blanket that lets the yarn shine and the colors stand out without being too complicated. Baby Fade Blanket will become your go-to pattern for a quick baby gift for friends and family welcoming new babies into their lives.

SIZE
35”/89 cm wide by 40”/102 cm long

GAUGE
12 hdc and 9 rows = 4”/10 cm
Gauge not essential for this project

HOOK
US size J hook (6.00 mm)

SUGGESTED YARN
-Loops and Threads Impeccable (100% acrylic; 285 yards/260 meters; 4.5 oz/127.5 grams per skein) in 3 colors:
2 skeins in Skylight (Color A)
2 skeins in Mint (Color B)
2 skeins in Kelly Green (Color C)
-Or similar worsted weight (size 4 medium) yarn in 3 different colors; approximately 350 yards/320 meters per color.