Vintage Sweethearts Blanket


This blanket has been inspired not only by my love of granny squares but also by memories of wonderful crochet and knitted blankets around me as a child.



Pattern Description

A full written pattern for modular blanket which is joined, with a border worked in the round.  Includes stitch abbreviations and clear diagrams to show joining details. 

 Skill Level 

 Intermediate
This blanket is aimed at those who already know how to crochet. It uses basic and some intermediate crochet stitches and a basic joining technique. It is suitable for confident beginners who are familiar with the basic stitches and reading written patterns.


Original Yarn

37 balls of Scheepjes Merino Soft
4 x Michelangelo (Grey) - 603 3 x Giotto (Blue) - 613 4 x Magritte (Pale Blue) - 614 2 x Soutine (Turquoise) - 615 3 x Botticelli (Mint) - 628 3 x Constable (Lime) - 629 3 x Lautrec (Jade) - 630 3 x Matisse (Pink) - 635 2 x Monet (Mauve) - 639 3 x Warhol (Yellow) - 640 3 x Caraviggio (Peach) - 642 4 x Titian (Soft Pink) - 647

Alternative Yarns

18 balls of Scheepjes Colour Crafter
2 x Den Bosch (Pink) - 1241 
2 x Sittard (Soft Pink) - 1330 
2 x Lelystad (Peach) - 1026 
2 x Urk (Pale Blue) - 1034 
1 x Den Helder (Turquoise) - 1068 
2 x Dokkum (Blue) - 1302 1 x Almelo (Mint) - 1316 1 x Nijmegen (Lime) - 1712
 1 x Ameland (Jade) 1725,
 2 x Heerenveen (Grey) - 1203
 1 x Leerdam (Yellow) - 1263 
1 x Hoorn (Mauve) - 1067


or

18 balls of Stylecraft Special DK - Yarn Pack Available
1 x each: 1067 - Grape, 1068 - Turquoise, 1263 - Citron, 1422 – Aspen, 1725 - Sage, 1822 - Pistachio 2 x each of: 1026 - Apricot, 1034 – Sherbet, 1203 – Silver, 1240 - Soft Peach, 1241 - Fondant, 1302 - Denim


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Originally available in parts as the Crochet Now CAL 2017/8

The pattern is now available to purchase online as one complete file.

For full details and price information use the link below


Vintage Sweethearts Blanket





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