This bright and cheerful baby afghan pattern is a perfect solution when a handmade baby gift is needed. Beginners with a little extra experience (and patience) can crochet this Beachy Baby Blanket, as the pattern takes you step-by-step through the process of creating a lovely work of art. The bright colors are perfect for baby boys or baby girls. The summery, cheerful colors make a lovely backdrop for all those cute, new baby photo shoots. The super-soft yarn will make it a treat to crochet and use. The washable yarn suggested for use makes clean-up a breeze for new moms and dads.
*U.S. Imperial Measurements *31" x 43" inches *Stripes run lengthwise *washable acrylic yarns *Complete yarn list is included in the pattern
Skills Needed • Single crochet • Double crochet • Half double crochet • Chain • Count stitches • Weave in ends
Specialty Skills • Picot stitch • How to carry yarn up edge of project
Materials you need at home:
Supplies Needed • Scissors • Size G crochet hook or size for gauge • Yarn • Large-eye needle for weaving in ends
Chocolate Dog Studio - Karen
Karen Stewart of Chocolate Dog Studio has been creating and selling her crochet for 8+ years. Her favorite job has been teaching her kids, teaching art and writing crochet patterns. The four kids, two dogs, two cats, pet lizards, a guinea pig and some hermit crabs, taught her to be flexible and relaxed. Happily married to her best friend for 28 years, she can't wait to see what happens next!