Princess Neopolitan Baby Blanket by Joanita Theron

Princess Neopolitan Baby Blanket

May 2021
DK (11 wpi) ?
9 HDC x 4 ROWS = 2 inches x 1,2 inches (5 cm x 3 cm)
3.5 mm (E)
1300 yards (1189 m)
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Princess Neapolitan Baby Blanket - designed by Joanita Theron
A fun, baby blanket worked in a variety of easy repetitive stitches.

Difficulty Level | Skills Required
Basic stitches in simple variations, simple repeats, color changes, shaping and finishing.
You will need to know basic stitches like SC (single crochet) and DC (double crochet).
Special stitches explained and provided in the instructions.

Hook - 3, 50 mm (E) – Clover
Yarn needle

Vinnis Colours Nikkim (cotton yarn) approx 1300 yards (1190 meters) 10 x 50 g balls (17,5 oz/500g)
Weight – DK (11 wpi) 3: Light.

Yarn Substitute:
Using the same type of yarn throughout the project is recommended. The pattern suggests Cotton DK yarn, but you are not limited to this type of yarn. Any yarn can be used if you take into consideration your sizing for the project will differ.

A – Natural 50 g x 2
B – Princess Pink 50 g x 2
C – Ballet Pink 50 g x 2
D – Pink 50 g x 2
E – Princess Mink 50 g x 2

Tension | Gauge
Not necessary for this project to be perfect.
With the yarn, hook and my tension:
9 HDC x 4 ROWS = 2 inches x 1,2 inches (5 cm x 3 cm)
However if you use a different yarn and/or hook sizing will differ.

Final Blanket Size including border -
Approx 29 x 29 inches (74 x 74 cm)
Remember – if you use/choose a different yarn weight/hook size your blanket will be a different size!

Pattern Support
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Abbreviations: US Terminology