Pattern 9558 - Batik, Life DK

Farmhouse Patch Blanket

The Farmhouse Patch Blanket was designed for us by Blogstar Cherry Heart. It's an interesting combination of different sized granny squares that show off the colours in Batik DK yarn really well.

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  • About the yarns
  • What you'll need
  • Pattern amends

Batik

Batik is a wool and acrylic yarn with a lovely round twist to it. The colour effect is a painted semi-solid look that gives beautifully subtle tonal hues when knitted up. The original palette was influenced by the rich and opulent colours of Morocco but the range has expanded to include more subtle shades too.

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Weight: DK

Composition: 80% Premium Acrylic 20% Wool

Ball Size: 50g

Meterage: 138m/151yds

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



Life DK

Life DK is a luxurious yet practical yarn, available in a wide choice of colours. We mix 25% wool with 75% premium acrylic and this makes the yarn is soft and supple, as well as being easy on the hands to work with. Life DK washes and wears extremely well and is perfect for a whole range of projects due to the versatile nature of the yarn.

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Weight: DK

Composition: Plain shades: 75% Premium Acrylic 25% Wool
Nepp shades: 72% Premium Acrylic 25% Wool 3% Viscose

Ball Size: 100g

Meterage: 298m/326yds

Wash & Care: Machine washable 40C, cool tumble dry, may dry clean, cool iron



You will need: 3.5mm Hook, 4mm Hook, Yarn needle, Cushion pad 45 x 45, Stitch markers.

Blanket
SizesOne Size
Batik, Life DK, Cherry 19041
Batik, Life DK, Coral 19031
Batik, Life DK, Cream 19007
Batik, Life DK, Heather 19061
Batik, Life DK, Lupin 19191
Batik, Life DK, Mint 19181
Batik, Life DK, Old Gold 19021
Batik, Life DK, Pistachio 19101
Batik, Life DK, Rose 19161
Batik, Life DK, Sage 19081
Cushion
SizesOne Size
Batik, Life DK, Cherry 19041
Batik, Life DK, Coral 19031
Batik, Life DK, Cream 19003
Batik, Life DK, Heather 19061
Batik, Life DK, Lupin 19191
Batik, Life DK, Mint 19181
Batik, Life DK, Old Gold 19021
Batik, Life DK, Pistachio 19101
Batik, Life DK, Rose 19161
Batik, Life DK, Sage 19081

FPdtr front post double treble Solid Blocks Round 3: ss in FPdtr, 3ch (counts as first tr), FPdtr around same st, *2ch, miss corner-sp, FPdtr around next FPdtr, working behind FPdtr just made: 2tr in same st, 1tr in each st or ch-sp up to next FPdtr, 2tr in FPdtr, FPdtr around same st; rep from * twice more, 2ch, miss corner-sp, FPdtr around next FPdtr, working behind FPdtr just made: 2tr in same st, 1tr in each st or ch-sp up to beg ch, 1tr in same pLace as beg ch, join with ss in 3rd of 3ch. Round 4: ss in FPdtr, 3ch (counts as first tr), FPdtr around same st, *2ch, miss corner-sp, FPdtr around next FPdtr, working behind FPdtr just made: 1tr in same st, 1ch, 1tr in next st, (1ch, miss next st, 1tr in next st) up to next FPdtr, 1ch, 1tr in FPdtr, FPdtr around same st; rep from * twice more, 2ch, miss corner-sp, FPdtr around next FPdtr, working behind FPdtr just made: 1tr in same st, 1ch, 1tr in next st, (1ch, miss next st, 1tr in next st) up to next FPdtr, 1ch, join with ss in 3rd of 3ch.

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