Loops and Threads™ Snuggly Wuggly™ Heart Blanket

Using soft Snuggly Wuggly yarn, crochet a blanket for that special baby in your life.
 
 

Uses Recycled Items: No

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Materials

  • Loops and Threads™ Snuggly Wuggly™ Yarn
  • Additional Items Needed: Loops and Threads™ Snuggly Wuggly™ (Solids 5 oz / 140 g; 446 yds / 408 m) 3 balls of #01420 (Pink)
  • Size U.S. H or 8 (5 mm) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge
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Instructions

FINISHED SIZE

Approx 32 x 36" 81.5 x 91.5 cm

MATERIALS

Loops and Threads® Snuggly Wuggly™ (Solids 5 oz / 140 g; 446 yds / 408 m) 3 balls of #01420 (Pink)

Size U.S. H or 8 (5 mm) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge

GAUGE

15 sc and 16 rows = 4" (10 cm).

INSTRUCTIONS

Heart Motif (make 4).

Note: Ch 3 at beg of row counts as dc.

Ch 26.

1st row: (WS). 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook and each ch to end of chain. Turn. 25 sc.

2nd row: Ch 3. 1 dc in each of next 11 sc. 5 dc in next sc. Re-insert hook in 1st dc from front to back. Yoh and draw through loop to close st - popcorn made. 1 dc in each of last 12 sc. Turn.

3rd and alt rows: Ch 1. 1 sc in each st to end of row. Turn.

4th row: Ch 3. 1 dc in each of next 9 sc. Popcorn. 1 dc in each of next 3 sc. Popcorn. 1 dc in each of last 10 sc. Turn.

6th row: Ch 3. (1 dc in each of next 7 sc. Popcorn) twice. 1 dc in each of last 8 sc. Turn.

8th row: Ch 3. (1 dc in each of next 5 sc. Popcorn. 1 dc in each of next 6 sc) twice. Turn.

10th row: Ch 3. 1 dc in each of next 3 sc. Popcorn. 1 dc in each of next 15 sc. Popcorn. 1 dc in each of last 4 sc. Turn.

12th row: Ch 3. 1 dc in next sc. (Popcorn. 1 dc in each of next 9 sc) twice. Popcorn. 1 dc in each of last 2 sc. Turn.

14th row: Ch 3. 1 dc in each of next 2 sc. (Popcorn. 1 dc in each of next 7 sc. Popcorn. 1 dc in next sc) twice. 1 dc in each of last 2 sc. Turn.

16th row: Ch 3. (1 dc in each of next 3 sc. Popcorn. 1 dc in each of next 5 sc. Popcorn) twice. 1 dc in each of last

4 sc. Turn.

18th row: Ch 3. (1 dc in each of next 5 sc. Popcorn. 1 dc in next sc. Popcorn. 1 dc in each of next 2 sc) twice. 1 dc in each of last 4 sc. Turn.

19th row: As 3rd row. Fasten off.

Bottom Section: Ch 69.

1st row: (RS). 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook. 1 sc in each ch to end of chain. 68 sts. Turn.

**2nd row: Ch 1. Working in back loops only, 1 sc in each sc to end of row. Turn.

Rep last row until work from beg measures same length as Heart Motif, ending with a WS row.** Place markers at each end of last row.

Center Section: 1st row: (RS). Ch 1. Working in both loops, (1 sc. Ch 2. 4 dc) in first sc. *Miss next 3 sc. (1 sc.

Ch 2. 4 dc) in next sc. Rep from * , ending with miss next 3 sc. 1 sc in last sc. Turn.

2nd row: Ch 5. 4 dc in 4th ch of ch 5. *Miss next 4 dc.

(1 sc. Ch 2. 4 dc) in next ch-2 sp. Rep from *, ending with 1 sc in last ch-2 sp. Turn.

Rep last row for 22" (56 cm) from marked row, ending with a RS row.

Top Section: 1st row: (WS). Ch 2. 1 hdc in first sc. *Ch 3. Miss next 4 dc. 1 sc in next ch-2 sp. Rep from *, ending with 1 sc in last ch-2 sp. Turn.

2nd row: Ch 1. 1 sc in first sc. *3 sc in next ch-3 sp. 1 sc in next sc. Rep from * to end of row. Turn.

Rep from ** to ** as given above. Fasten off.

Side Section: With RS facing, join yarn with sl st at left marker. Ch 1. Work 82 sc along right side of Blanket to next marker. Turn.

Rep from ** to ** as given above. Fasten off.

Rep for other side.

Sew Heart Motifs in corners.

Edging: With RS facing join yarn with sl st to any corner.

Ch 1. Work 1 rnd of sc, having 3 sc in corners. Join with sl st to first sc. Fasten off.

ABBREVIATIONS

alt = alternate

approx = approximately

beg = beginning

ch = chain

dc = double crochet

hdc = half double crochet

rep = repeat

rs = right side

rnd = round

sc = single crochet

sl st = slip stitch

sp(s) = space(s)

st(s) = stitch(es)

ws = wrong side

yoh = yarn over hook

Tips

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