granny Smith designed by Donna Higgins
a traditional crochet motif using a trendy color mix. topped with a picot edging. enjoy this complimentary pattern.
sizing: approximately 30" square before blocking.
yarn: 15 skeins weepaca [50% fine washable merino / 50% baby alpaca; 95 yds / 86 m] 1 skein in 11 colors for center, 3 skeins for surround and 1 skein for outside trim.
tools: size G (4.0 mm) crochet hook (adjust hook size as necessary to obtain a square which lays flat)
Skills Recommended: basic crochet, using color chart to achieve same results as image.
Become familiar with the abbreviations used in this pattern before you begin.
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Posted by ann e on 24th Mar 2015
yarn is wonderful but the pattern is just perfect for what i had in mind for a baby blanket; i don't crochet very much, rather i knit but had to make something that would resemble a blanket. often times the patterns are very small for babies but this can be as big as a perosn wants.
Posted by Mrs FishGuts on 16th Aug 2014
I've been looking for a granny blanket pattern without having to buy an entire book. I'm thrilled to get started on this project. Thank you for making it available with immediate download.
Posted by Unknown on 4th May 2014
The pattern is really great. A simple and detailed explanation.The pattern includes a detailed color chart which helps to choose and use the right color combination. Thanks for this pattern!
Posted by Sandy on 17th Mar 2014
I have yet to start on the afghan but plan to within the next two weeks. The pattern is well written and will be easy to follow. I greatly appreciate that you offered it for free.