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Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Free Crochet Pattern: Simple Picot Corner to Corner Blanket Edge

(Shown in Hobby Lobby I Love This Yarn! Turquoise, Brown, White & Burnt Pumpkin)

I have made quiet a few corner to corner blankets and have used a variety of edges for them, I usually just do whatever I please without writing it down but thought maybe I'll start sharing here because I often get asked how I created my edge.

For my corner to corner blanket shown I used a size I Hook and this free pattern: Red Heart Corner to Corner Throw.

Thanks for stopping by and reading! 

Skill Level: Easy

Worsted Weight Yarn
Size I (5.5mm) Crochet Hook
Size G (4.0mm) Crochet Hook
Tapestry Needle

Abbreviations (US Terms):
Ch - Chain
Hdc - Half Double Crochet
Sc - Single Crochet
Sk - Skip
Sl St - Slip Stitch
Sp - Space

-Stitches places between these brackets [ ] indicate a group of stitches to all be worked into the same space.
-Picot = Ch 2, sl st to top of hdc.

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-1 block = 1 group of 3 dc's.

After you have completed your Corner to Corner Blanket:

With Hook size I:
Row 1: Join with sl st at any corner, *Ch 5, sk 2 blocks, sl st between blocks* Repeat *to* around edge, ch 1 at each corner.

Switch to Hook size G:

Important: In the next row ch 2 at each corner.

Row 2: Sl st into first ch 5 sp, ch 1, [sc, 3 hdc, picot, 2 hdc, sc]. *Sc into next ch 5 sp and work the following in the same space: [3 hdc, picot, 2 hdc, sc].* Join with sl st to first sc. Fasten off and sew in ends.

1 comment:

  1. I could not resist commenting. Exceptionally ԝell written!