Pattern 9156 - Special DK

Baby Blanket and Bib

There's a rainbow of colours in this delightful crocheted baby blanket and you can use your leftovers for the stripy bib.

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Special DK

Stylecraft's Special yarns are class leaders, arguably the best 100% premium acrylic yarn on the market with a huge number of colours to choose from. This yarn has a super soft handle, is naturally anti pilling and tough enough to handle being thrown in the washing machine. The Special range includes 4-ply, DK, Aran, Chunky, XL and Baby qualities in a fabulous range of colours to meet every knitter (and crocheters) needs.

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Weight: DK

Composition: 100% Premium Acrylic

Ball Size: 100g

Meterage: 295m/322yds

Wash & Care: Machine washable 30C, cool tumble dry, may dry clean, cool iron

You will need: 4mm (UK 8, US G, 6) crochet hook

Bib in Classique Cotton
SizesOne size
Special DK, Azure 36711
Special DK, Fondant 30941
Special DK, Greek Blue 30951
Special DK, Ivory 3665 1
Special DK, Seville 36701
Special DK, Shrimp 36741
Special DK, Soft Lime 36631
Special DK, Sunflower 36621
Special DK, Tropical Jade 36761
Throw in Special DK
SizesOne size
Special DK, Aspen 14221
Special DK, Aster 10031
Special DK, Bluebell 10821
Special DK, Bright Pink 14351
Special DK, Candyfloss 11301
Special DK, Citron 12631
Special DK, Clematis 13901
Special DK, Cloud Blue 10191
Special DK, Denim 13021
Special DK, Emperor 14251
Special DK, Fiesta 12571
Special DK, Fondant 12411
Special DK, Grape 10671
Special DK, Khaki 10271
Special DK, Lavendar 11881
Special DK, Lemon 10201
Special DK, Lime 17121
Special DK, Magenta 10841
Special DK, Meadow 10651
Special DK, Pale Rose 10801
Special DK, Parchment 12181
Special DK, Petrol 17081
Special DK, Plum 10611
Special DK, Pomegranate 10831
Special DK, Raspberry 10231
Special DK, Royal 11171
Special DK, Sherbert 10341
Special DK, Shrimp 11321
Special DK, Silver 12031
Special DK, Spring Green 13161
Special DK, Turquoise 10681
Special DK, Violet 12771
Special DK, White 10013
Special DK, Wisteria 14321

Page 2 Column 2 BLCOK 1 Rnd 4 7th line should read: ito each of next 3tr; rep from *twice more, 1tr into same ch sp as tch, sl st into 4rd of 3ch. 15tr on each side. Rnd 3: Using MC, sl st into first ch sp, 6ch (counts as 1tr and 3ch), 3tr into same ch sp, 1ch, 3tr into next ch sp, 1ch, * (3tr, 3ch, 3tr) all into next ch sp, 1ch, 3tr into next ch sp, 1ch; rep from * twice more, 2tr into same ch sp as tch, sl st into 3rd of 3ch. 9tr on each side **(delete and move to end of round 4) Rnd 4: Using MC, 6ch (counts as 1tr and 3ch), 1tr into same ch sp, (1tr into each of next 3tr, 1tr (should say 1tr) into next ch sp) twice, 1tr into each of next 3tr, * (2tr, 3ch, 2tr) all into corner sp, (1tr into each of next 3tr, 1tr into next ch sp) twice, 1tr into each of next 3tr; rep from *twice more, 1tr into same ch sp as tch (delete), sl st into 3rd of 3ch. 15tr on each side Rnd 5: Using MC, 6ch (counts as 1tr).

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