Time Required :
Over an hour
Intermediate
Intermediate
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caron® simply soft® shaded motifs crochet blanket

Step 1
Project Note:The number of Skeins needed to complete this project is
·         4 - Caron® Simply Soft® Yarn, Heather – Gray 
·         1 - Caron® Simply Soft® Yarn, Solid – Autumn Red
·         1 - Caron® Simply Soft® Yarn, Solid – Pagoda
·         1 - Caron® Simply Soft® Yarn, Solid – Sage
·         1 - Caron® Simply Soft® Yarn, Solid – Lavender Blue
·         1 - Caron® Simply Soft® Yarn, Solid – Plum Wine
·         4 - Caron® Simply Soft® Yarn, Solid – Off White 
 

MEASUREMENTS: Approx. 52" x 60"

GAUGE: Finished Motif = 7¼" square 
 
NOTE: Click here to download and print the pattern. 
  
 
INSTRUCTIONS
 
MOTIF
Make 12 each with C and G as Color 1.
Make 11 each with E and F as Color 1.
Make 10 with D as Color 1. 56 Motifs total.
 
With Color 1, ch 5. Join with sl st to first ch to form ring.
 
1st rnd: Ch 3 (counts as dc). Work 15 dc in ring. Join with sl st to top of ch-3. 16 dc. Fasten off.
 
2nd rnd: Join A with sl st to any dc. Ch 1. Puff st in same sp. Puff st in each dc around. Join with sl st to first puff st. 16 Puff sts. Fasten off.
 
3rd rnd: Join Color 1 with sl st in ch-1 sp of any Puff st. (Ch 2. Cluster st. Ch 2) in same sp. (Cluster st. Ch 2) in each ch-1 sp around. Join with sl st to first cluster st. 16 Cluster sts.
Fasten off. 
Step 2
4th rnd: Join B with sl st to any ch-2 sp. Ch 4 (counts as tr). 2 tr in same sp. *3 dc in next ch-2 sp. 3 hdc in next ch-2 sp. 3 dc in next ch-2 sp. Work corner as (3 tr. Ch 3. 3 tr) in same sp. Rep from * around, ending with (3 tr. Ch 3) in same sp as beg ch-4. Join with sl st to top of beg ch-4. Fasten off. 
 
5th rnd: Join B with sl st to any ch-3 corner sp. Ch 3 (counts as dc). 2 dc in same sp. *3 dc between dc and hdc groups of previous rnd to next corner ch-3 sp. (3 dc. Ch 3. 3 dc) in corner ch-3 sp. Rep from * around, ending with (3 dc. Ch 3) in same sp as beg ch-3. Join with sl st to top of of beg ch-3. Fasten off.
 
6th rnd: Join Color 1 with sl st to any ch-3 corner sp. Ch 3 (counts as dc). 2 dc in same sp. *3 dc between dc groups of previous rnd to next corner ch-3 sp. (3 dc. Ch 3. 3 dc) in corner ch-3 sp. Rep from * around, ending with (3 dc. Ch 3) in same sp as beg ch-3. Join with sl st to top of of beg ch-3. Fasten off.
 
7th rnd: Join A with sl st to any ch-3 corner group. Work as for 6th rnd. Fasten off.

Finishing
With A, join Motifs tog as shown in diagram.
 
Border
With RS facing, join A with sl st to any corner ch-3 sp of Blanket.
 
1st rnd: Ch 1. Working from left to right, instead of from right to left as usual, work 1 reverse sc in each st around outer edge of Blanket. Join with sl st to first sc. Fasten off.   
Step 3
ABBREVIATIONS:
Approx = Approximately
Beg = Beginning
Ch = Chain(s)
Cluster st = (Yoh and draw up a loop. Yoh and draw through 2 loops on hook) 4 times in same stitch. Yoh and draw through 5 loops on hook.
Contrast A = Off White
Contrast B = Grey Heather
Contrast C = Autumn Red
Contrast D = Pagoda
Contrast E = Sage
Contrast F = Lavender Blue
Contrast G = Plum Wine
Dc = Double Crochet
Hdc = Half Double Crochet
Puff st = (Yoh and draw up a loop) 3 times in same stitch. Yoh and draw through 7 loops on hook. Ch 1 to close Puff st.
Rep = Repeat
Rnd(s) = Round(s)
RS = Right Side
Sc = Single Crochet
Sl st = Slip Stitch
Sp(s) = Space(s)
St(s) = Stitch(es)
Tog = Together
Tr = Treble Crochet
Yoh = Yarn Over Hook
 
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  • 809187840
    You’ll Need: 1
    Item # 10186476 
    $3
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    $4.49
    • Color: Pagoda
    • Size: 6 oz
    • Color: Pagoda
    • Size: 6 oz
    • Color: Pagoda
    • Size: 6 oz
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    You’ll Need: 4
    Item # 10314943 
    $3
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    $4.49
    • Color: Off White
    • Size: 6 oz
    • Color: Off White
    • Size: 6 oz
    • Color: Off White
    • Size: 6 oz
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  • 809187840
    You’ll Need: 1
    Item # 10326335 
    $3
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    $4.49
    • Color: Plum Wine
    • Size: 6 oz
    • Color: Plum Wine
    • Size: 6 oz
    • Color: Plum Wine
    • Size: 6 oz
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  • 809187840
    You’ll Need: 1
    Item # 10395450 
    $3
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    $4.49
    • Color: Autumn Red
    • Size: 6 oz
    • Color: Autumn Red
    • Size: 6 oz
    • Color: Autumn Red
    • Size: 6 oz
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  • 809187840
    You’ll Need: 4
    Item # 10326276 
    $3
    $4.49
    • Color: Heather Gray
    • Size: 5 oz
    • Color: Heather Gray
    • Size: 5 oz
    • Color: Heather Gray
    • Size: 5 oz
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  • 809187840
    You’ll Need: 1
    Item # 10326310 
    $3
    $4.49
    • Color: Sage
    • Size: 6 oz
    • Color: Sage
    • Size: 6 oz
    • Color: Sage
    • Size: 6 oz
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    You’ll Need: 1
    Item # 10109897 
    $3
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    $4.49
    • Color: Lavender Blue
    • Size: 6 oz
    • Color: Lavender Blue
    • Size: 6 oz
    • Color: Lavender Blue
    • Size: 6 oz
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  • 809187850
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    $1.99
    • Size: H / 5 mm
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