Magical Mermaid Blanket
//standfirst// Little dreamers are sure to fall in love with this super-soft blanket that features a mystical friend right on top
6 balls in turquoise 025 (MC)
4 balls each in Candy Pink 019 (CC1) & cream 002 (CC2)
1 ball each in mauve 048 (A), turquoise 056 (B), Nude 046 (C) & yellow 28 (D)
Oddments of Sky Blue 33 (E) & Mint 31 (F)
About the yarn
Rico Baby Classic DK
DK; 165m per 50g ball; 50% acrylic, 50% polyamide
Rico Baby Cotton Soft DK
DK; 125m per 50g ball; 50% cotton, 50% acrylic
22 sts x 22 rows = 10cm over dc using 3.5mm hook
2.5 fan & 2 V-sty x 8 rows = 10 cm using 3.5mm hook
Motif measures 11cm using 3.5mm hook
Finished blanket: 66x92cm
Fan stitch (fan): 5 tr in same st or sp.
V stitch (V-st): [1 tr, 1 ch, 1 tr] in next st or sp.
2 treble cluster (2trcl): [Yrh, insert hook into indicated st, yrh, pul, yrh, draw through 2 loops] twice in same st, yrh, draw through all 3 loops on hook.
3 treble cluster (3trcl): [Yrh, insert hook into indicated st, yrh, pul, yrh draw through 2 loops] 3 times in same st, yrh, draw through all 4 loops on hook.
Crab st: Insert hook in next st to the right from front to back, yrh, pul, yrh, draw, through both loops on hook
You will need to register with the website even if you are a subscriber to the crochet society! It’s free to register!