Painted Roses Blanket by Sandra Paul

Painted Roses Blanket

November 2014
DK (11 wpi) ?
see notes below
4.0 mm (G)
2700 - 3220 yards (2469 - 2944 m)
both US and UK
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This pattern is available for £4.50 GBP
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Inspired by the ‘roses and castles’ decorations found on canal narrowboats, this pretty rose square motif makes a beautiful blanket…

Pattern Description
Painted Roses Blanket
A full written pattern for the original baby blanket (size and colours as shown in the picture 1-5). However, the blanket can be easily adapted for other sizes and guidelines for suggested sizes and yarn amounts are given in the pattern.

Faded Painted Roses
The pattern has now updated to include a complete colour breakdown and all information needed to make the ‘Faded’ version of this blanket (pictures 6-8).

Skill Level:
There are several intermediate stitches and techniques in this pattern, however extra help is included and some confident beginners have used this pattern successfully.

See link below for yarn details

4mm (G USA)

Yarn needle

Painted Roses (Baby Blanket) - 86 x 70cm (34 x 27.5”)
Faded Painted Roses - 143 x 194cm (56 x 76”)

You can easily use this pattern to adapt the original Painted Roses Blanket (top picture) to make any size blanket or throw you would like. The pattern includes yardage amounts required for a range of larger blanket sizes which can be used as a guideline.

One square: 15cm (5¾’)

Pattern Includes:

  • A full written pattern with clear instructions
  • Photo tutorials for special stitches and techniques
  • Helpful photos
  • Links to other helpful tutorials
  • Diagrams to help with construction
  • Full colour breakdown

Also included in this online version:

  • Crochet Charts included
  • Help with re-sizing
  • Now updated to include instructions and complete colour breakdown for the ‘Faded Painted Roses’ blanket version (pictures 3,4,5)

Pattern written in:
UK Terms
US Terms

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