Loops & Threads® Impeccable™ Pinwheel Blanket (Crochet)

This beautiful Loops & Threads® Impeccable™ Pinwheel Blanket is perfect for the winter season! It is the perfect addition to your season home décor.

Skill Level:  Intermediate

 
 

Craft Time: 60+ minutes

Uses Recycled Items: No

Keywords: august2013, C_34959, crochet, yarn, project, blanket, pin, wheel, free, pattern, intermediate

Materials

  • Loops & Threads® Impeccable™ (Solids 4.5 oz. / 128 ga.) Yarn – Cherry (Contrast A; 4 Balls) and White (Contrast B; 4 Balls)
  • Crochet Hook, Size U.S. I/9 (5.5mm) or Size Needed to Obtain Gauge
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Instructions

INSTRUCTIONS

Notes:
Ch 3 at beg of each rnd counts as dc.

Carry colour not in use loosely across top of previous rnd and work around it with working yarn.
To change colours, work to last 2 loops on hook with previous colour. Yoh with new colour and draw through last 2 loops on hook, then proceed.

MOTIF (make 12).
With A, ch 5. Join with sl st to first ch to form a ring.

1st rnd: Ch 1. Work 12 sc in ring. Join with sl st to first sc.

2nd rnd: Ch 3. 1 dc in same sp as last sl st. *With B, 1 dc in next sc. With A, 2 dc in next sc. Rep from * 4 times more. With B, 1 dc in last sc. Join A with sl st in top of ch 3. 18 sts.

3rd rnd: With A, ch 3. 1 dc in same sp as last sl st. 2 dc in next dc. *With B, 1 dc in next dc. With A, 2 dc in each of next 2 dc. Rep from * 4 times more. With B, 1 dc in last dc. Join A with sl st in top of ch 3. 30 sts.

4th rnd: With A, ch 3. 1 dc in same sp as last sl st. 1 dc in each of next 2 dc. 2 dc in next dc. *With B, 1 dc in next dc. With A, 2 dc in next dc. 1 dc in each of next 2 dc. 2 dc in next dc. Rep from * 4 times more. With B, 1 dc in last dc. Join A with sl st in top of ch 3. 42 sts.

5th rnd:
With A, ch 3. 1 dc in same sp as last sl st. 1 dc in each of next 4 dc. 2 dc in next dc. *With B, 1 dc in next dc. With A, 2 dc in next dc. 1 dc in each of next 4 dc. 2 dc in next dc. Rep from * 4 times more. With B, 1 dc in last dc. Join with sl st in top of ch 3. 54 sts.

6th rnd: With B, ch 3. With A, 1 dc in same sp as last sl st. *With A, 1 dc in each of next 6 dc. (With A, 1 dc. With B, 1 dc) in next dc. With B, 1 dc in next dc.** (With B, 1 dc. With A, 1 dc) in next dc. Rep from * 4 times more, then from * to ** once. Join with sl st in top of ch 3. 66 sts.

7th rnd: With B, ch 3. 2 dc in next dc. *With A, 1 dc in each of next 6 dc. (With A, 1 dc. With B, 1 dc) in next dc.** With B, 1 dc in each of next 3 dc. 2 dc in next dc. Rep from * 4 times more, then from * to **once. With B, 1 dc in each of last 2 dc. Join with sl st in top of ch 3. 78 sts.

8th rnd: With B, ch 3. 1 dc in each of next 2 dc. 2 dc in next dc. *With A, 1 dc in each of next 5 dc. With B, 2 dc in next dc.** 1 dc in each of next 6 dc. 2 dc in next dc. Rep from * 4 times more, then from * to ** once. With B, 1 dc in each of last 3 dc. Join with sl st in top of ch 3. 90 sts.

9th rnd: With B, ch 3. 1 dc in each of next 4 dc. 2 dc in next dc. *With A, 1 dc in each of next 3 dc. With B, 2 dc in next dc.** 1 dc in each of next 10 dc. 2 dc in next dc. Rep from * 4 times more, then from * to **once. With B, 1 dc in each of last 5 dc. Join with sl st in top of ch 3. 102 sts.

10th rnd: With B, ch 3. 1 dc in each of next 6 dc. 2 dc in next dc. *With A, 1 dc in next dc. With B, 2 dc in next dc.** 1 dc in each of next 14 dc. 2 dc in next dc. Rep from *4 times more, then from * to ** once. With B, 1 dc in each of last 7 dc. Join with sl st in top of ch 3. 114 sts. Break A.

11th rnd: With B, ch 3. 2 dc in same sp as last sl st. *1 dc in each of next 3 dc. 1 hdc in each of next 3 dc. 1 sc in each of next 7 dc. 2 sc in next dc. 1 sc in each of next 7 dc. 1 hdc in each of next 3 dc. 1 dc in each of next 3 dc. 5 dc in next dc.*1 dc in each of next 3 dc. 1 hdc in each of next 3 dc. 1 sc in each of next 16 dc. 1 hdc in each of next 3 dc. 1 dc in each of next 3 dc. 5 dc in next dc. Rep from *to *once more. 1 dc in each of next 3 dc. 1 hdc in each of next 3 dc. 1 sc in each of next 16 dc. 1 hdc in each of next 3 dc. 1 dc in each of next 3 dc. 2 dc in same sp as first 2 dc. Join with sl st to top of ch 3. 132 sts.

12th rnd: Ch 3. 2 dc in same sp as sl st. *1 dc in each of next 3 sts. 1 hdc in each of next 7 sts. 1 sc in each of next 12 sts. 1 hdc in each of next 7 sts. 1 dc in each of next 3 sts.** 5 dc in next corner dc. Rep from *twice more, then from * to ** once. 2 dc in same sp as first 2 dc. Join A with sl st to top of ch 3. 148 sts.

13th rnd: With A, ch 2 (does not count as hdc). 5 hdc in same sp as last sl st. *1 hdc in each of next 36 sts. 5 hdc in next corner st. Rep from * twice more. 1 hdc in each of next 36 sts. Join with sl st to first hdc. Fasten off.

FINISHING
With A, join Motifs into 3 Strips, 4 Motifs long.
Join strips tog into Blanket.

Edging
1st rnd: (RS). Join A with sl st in top right corner hdc of Blanket. Ch 3. 2 dc in same sp as sl st. *With B. 1 dc in each of next 3 hdc. With A, 1 dc in each of next 3 hdc.* Rep from * to * across top of Blanket ending with B, 1 dc in each of next 3 hdc.
With A, 3 dc in next corner hdc. Rep from * to * down side of Blanket, ending with B, 1 dc in each of next 3 hdc. With A, 3 dc in next corner hdc. Rep from * to * across bottom of Blanket ending with B, 1 dc in each of next 3 hdc. With A, 3 dc in next corner hdc. Rep from * to * up side of Blanket ending with B, 1 dc in each of next 3 hdc. Join B with sl st to top of ch 3.

2nd rnd: With A, ch 1. 1 sc in same sp as sl st. 3 sc in next dc. *1 sc in each dc to next corner dc. 3 sc in next corner dc. Rep from * twice more. 1 sc in each dc to end of rnd. Join with sl st to first sc. Fasten off.

ABBREVIATIONS
Approx = Approximately
Beg = Beginning
Ch = Chain(s)
Cont = Continue(ity)
Pat = Pattern
Rem = Remaining
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
Yoh = Yarn over hook