Use this pattern to make a cozy crochet
The textures are created by working a single and
This size of this is perfect for the lap while curling up on the couch for reading or watching television, as well as for a toddler blanket. With that said, the pattern is very easy to adjust in size, making it great for any sized blanket from baby to a full-sized afghan.
Textured Stripes Crochet Lapghan
I used an economic yarn for this lapghan, but choose any yarn that you like from baby to a chunky yarn and adjust the width as needed. Also, choose any two or more colors as you like.
Skill Level: Easy
Yarn: Red Heart Super Saver (Worsted Weight (#4) 100% acrylic, 7 oz/198g – 364 yds/333m) One ball of each color – CA = Yellow, CB = Brown, CC = Aran, CD = Green.
Crochet Hook: H/8-5.00mm
Gauge: 19 sc sts = 5″ Approximately
Finished Size: 36″ x 48″
CA = Color A – Yellow
CB = Color B – Brown
CC = Color C – Aran
CD = Color D – Green
Ch/Chs = Chain/Chains
FO = Fasten Off
Rep = Repeat
Sc = Single Crochet
Sk = Skip
Sl St = Slip Stitch
Sp/Sps = Space/Spaces
Stsc = Standing Single Crochet
St/Sts = Stitch/Stitches
Tr = Triple Crochet
Pattern Row 1: Join yarn with stsc, ch 1, *sk next st, (sc, ch 1) in next st; rep from * across ending with a sc in last in last st. FO. Turn. [70 sts and 69 ch-1 sps]
Pattern Row 2: Join yarn with a stsc, tr in same st, *sk ch-1 sp, (sc, tr) in next sc; rep from * across ending with a sc in last st. FO. Turn. [139 sts]
Pattern Row 3: Join yarn with a stsc, sc in next ch and into each st and ch across. FO. Turn. [139 sts]
Pattern rows are worked as follows: 1, 2, 1, 3; 1, 2, 1, 3 etc.
Colors are worked as follows: CA, CB, CA, CC, CD, CB, CD, CC; Then repeat.
Crochet Lapghan Pattern Instructions
Row 1: With CA, ch 136, or any even number. (Sc, ch 1) in 2nd ch from hook, *sk next ch, (sc, ch 1) in next ch; rep from * across ending with a sc in last ch. FO. Turn. [70 sts and 69 ch-1 sps]
Row 2: Work Pattern Row 2 with CB.
Row 3: Work Pattern Row 1 with CA.
Row 4: Work Pattern Row 3 with CC.
Row 5: Work Pattern Row 1 with CD.
Row 6: Work Pattern Row 2 with CB.
Row 7: Work Pattern Row 1 with CD.
Row 8: Work Pattern Row 3 with CC.
Row 9: Work Pattern Row 1 with CA.
Row 10: Work Pattern Row 2 with CB.
Row 11: Work Pattern Row 1 with CA.
Rows 12 -179: Rep Rows 4-11 for a total of 179 rows, or until you have reached a desired length.
Rnd 1: Join CD and sc evenly around working 3 sc in each corner; join with sl st in first sc. FO.