This is a intermediate ripple pattern that works great for baby blankets. The pattern looks complex, while there are no color changes. Yay for no color changes! The cotton yarn is soft and feels good in your hands. You can use any baby yarn in this pattern as the variegated yarn shows. This way you can crochet a non-allergenic baby blanket for the new baby in your family.
BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY double crochet, single crochet, chain, join yarn,
SUGGESTED YARN 215 yards of baby yarn or sport weight yarn
PREFERRED BRAND/YARN The red yarn is a 90/10 cotton wool blend from the Brown Sheep Co. You may crochet this blanket any size and yarn you choose.
*Intermediate Pattern *3 pages of pattern *A ridged variation of the traditional ripple blanket *Soft washable cotton/Wool Blend 90/10% *U.S. crochet terminology *Written in Imperial Measurements
Materials you need at home:
*215 yards of baby yarn or sport weight yarn *size G Crochet hook *scissors *Stitch markers *Large eye needle to weave 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!