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.
Other striped blankets to check out include this striped blanket and another in one in pretty fall colors. Or, for something completely different you might enjoy this large Lacy Round Crochet Blanket Pattern.
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.