fbpx
Menu

You are attempting to print premium content. Please subscribe to have access to this content.

Seeing Double Crochet Blanket

This beginner friendly blanket makes quick work with bulky yarn and a larger hook. The double crochet stitch is used in two different ways to create an interesting, cozy blanket.

Time: Weekend Project

Skill Level: Beginner

Size: 45” x 57”

Gauge: 10 sts = 4″ [10 cm] in sc

Materials

Yarn: Cascade Yarns Anthem Chunky (100% Acrylic; 218 yds [200 meters]/200 grams): 40 White Peach (MC, 3 balls), 45 Autumn Sunset (CC1, 2 balls), 47 Sun Dried Tomato (CC2, 2 balls), 30 Bachelor Button (CC3, 2 balls), 42 Dark Turquoise (CC4, 2 balls)

Hook: US size K/10.5 (6.5 mm)

Notions: Tapestry needle

Special Stitches

BegShell: (Ch 3, dc) in same st/sp.

Shell: 3 dc in same st/sp.

EndShell: 2 dc in same st/sp.

Pattern Notes

The Border is worked only on the two vertical sides of blanket.

Pattern

With MC, ch 109.

Row 1: Dc in 4th ch from hook, and in each ch to end, turn. (106 dc)

Rows 2-3: Ch 3, sk first st, dc in each st to end, turn. Fasten off after Row 3. (106 dc)

Row 4: Join CC1 with sl st to first st, BegShell in first st, sk next 2 sts, [Shell in next st, sk next 2 sts] to last st, EndShell in last st, turn.

Row 5: Ch 3, Shell between EndShell and next Shell, [Shell between previous and next Shell] to end, dc in last st, turn.

Row 6: BegShell in first st, [Shell between next 2 Shells] to end, EndShell in last st, turn.

Rows 7-10: Rep Rows 5-6. Fasten off after Row 10.

Rows 11-13: Join MC with sl st to first st, rep Row 2. Fasten off after Row 13. (106 dc)

Row 14: Join CC2 with sl st to first st, BegShell in first st, sk next 2 sts, [Shell in next st, sk next 2 sts] to last st, EndShell in last st, turn.

Rows 15-20: Rep Rows 5-6. Fasten off after Row 20.

Rows 21-23: Join MC with sl st to first st, rep Row 2. Fasten off after Row 23. (106 dc)

Row 24: Join CC3 with sl st to first st, BegShell in first st, sk next 2 sts, [Shell in next st, sk next 2 sts] to last st, EndShell in last st, turn.

Rows 25-30: Rep Rows 5-6. Fasten off after Row 30.

Rows 31-33: Join MC with sl st to first st, rep Row 2. Fasten off after Row 33. (106 dc)

Row 34: Join CC4 with sl st to first st, BegShell in first st, sk next 2 sts, [Shell in next st, sk next 2 sts] to last st, EndShell in last st, turn.

Rows 35-50: Rep Rows 5-6. Fasten off after Row 50.

Rows 51-53: Join MC with sl st to first st, rep Row 2. Fasten off after Row 33. (106 dc)

Row 54: Join CC3 with sl st to first st, BegShell in first st, sk next 2 sts, [Shell in next st, sk next 2 sts] to last st, EndShell in last st, turn.

Rows 55-60: Rep Rows 5-6. Fasten off after Row 60.

Rows 61-63: Join MC with sl st to first st, rep Row 2. Fasten off after Row 63. (106 dc)

Row 64: Join CC2 with sl st to first st, BegShell in first st, sk next 2 sts, [Shell in next st, sk next 2 sts] to last st, EndShell in last st, turn.

Rows 65-70: Rep Rows 5-6. Fasten off after Row 70.

Rows 71-73: Join MC with sl st to first st, rep Row 2. Fasten off after Row 73. (106 dc)

Row 74: Join CC1 with sl st to first st, BegShell in first st, sk next 2 sts, [Shell in next st, sk next 2 sts] to last st, EndShell in last st, turn.

Rows 75-80: Rep Rows 5-6. Fasten off after Row 80.

Rows 81-83: Join MC with sl st to first st, rep Row 2 three times. Fasten off after Row 83. (106 dc)

Border

Row 1: With vertical side facing up, join MC with sl st to right corner, ch 3, work dc evenly across side to end, turn.

Rows 2-3: Ch 3, sk first st, dc in each st across, turn. Fasten off after Row 3.

Rep Rows 1-3 on other vertical side.

Finishing

Weave in all ends.

Block.

Tags: , , , ,

Comments
  • Shirley P.

    is there supposed to be a diagram or schematic to this afghan.
    theres nothing under downloads
    thank you

    Reply
    • Nicola P.

      Hi! Nope, there shouldn’t be anything there, just fixed that on the back-end of things. Let me know if you need any help with the pattern! – Nicola, Editor

      Reply

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Enter Your Login Credentials
This setting should only be used on your home or work computer.

Send this to a friend