Rusty the Giraffe Blanket by Ira Rott

Rusty the Giraffe Blanket

May 2017
Aran (8 wpi) ?
15 stitches and 8 rows = 4 inches
in dc
5.0 mm (H)
2900 - 3000 yards (2652 - 2743 m)
Baby & Toddler
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Rusty the giraffe blanket will make your safari themed nursery fun and adorable! A complex appearance of colorwork in the giraffe skin print is created by simply changing the colors for alternate rows. This pattern is in PDF format with Instant Download. It is written row-by-row using US crochet terms. It also includes crochet diagrams, photos, and a conversion chart to UK terms.

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• English
• PDF, 37 pages, 13 MB (mobile devices friendly)

• Intermediate
• Chain, slip stitch, single crochet, half double crochet, double crochet, treble crochet, shell, popcorn, crab stitch, blocking, working in rows and in the round, increasing, decreasing, sewing.

GAUGE: 15 dc X 8 rows = 4” X 4” (10 X 10 cm), working with hook 5 mm (H). Gauge is not very important for this item & your finished size may vary slightly depending on the materials used & your tension.

• Baby: 37” (94 cm) X 46” (116.8 cm)
• Toddler: 47” (119.4 cm) X 57” ( 144.8 cm)

TOOLS & MATERIALS you will need:

• Red Heart Super Saver Yarn; Weight category: 4 / Worsted; Qty: 2 skeins of Cornmeal; 2 skeins of Warm Brown; 1 skein of Tea Leaf; 1 skein of Medium Thyme; 1 skein of Light Blue; 1 skein of Light Periwinkle; a small amount of Soft White & Black. NOTE: You can use any shades of green, blue, yellow, & brown of other medium weight yarns (for example, Bernat Super Value Yarn is a great alternative).
• Tapestry needle
• Blocking board or interlocking play mat
• Spray bottle
• Backing fabric (optional)
• Crochet hook: 5 mm (H)

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