Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Diamond Throw Blanket

5 colors of your choice- Big Twist
H Hook
Yarn needle

C2C Square
Ch 6
Row 1: Hdc in 3th ch from hook and in next 2 ch; turn – 1 block made.
Row 2: Ch 6, hdc in 4th ch from hook and in next 2 ch, slip st in ch 3 space of previous row, ch 2, 3 hdc in space; turn –2 blocks made. Repeat row 2 to desired size.
Slip st across first 3 hdc, * (slip st, ch 3, 3 hdc) all in next ch-3 space of previous row; repeat from * to last ch-3 space; slip st in last space; turn, do NOT make a block in last space. Finish off.

So, to make this square to will need to make 3 rows of each color while putting 3 rows of white in between each color, when you get to the 13th row, you will start to dec at the start of row 14, making sure to follow your color pattern. Make as many of these square as you like to make your blanket and then sew them together.

This is where you start your dec.

Now arrange each square so the colors from a diamond and sew them together, you can make the blanket as big as you want. Them sc around the whole thing, then enjoy.

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