Change language:
Fairies blanket by DROPS Design
"Snug, warm and cheerful!"
Knitted DROPS blanket in garter st in 1 thread "Big Fabel" or 2 threads "Fabel".
DROPS Children 23-33
DROPS design: Pattern no bf-009-bn
Yarn group C
Measurements: approx. 84 x 84 cm / 33" x 33"

Materials: DROPS BIG FABEL from Garnstudio
300 g color no 161, pink dream
300 g color no 900, pink/yellow/green

Or use:
DROPS FABEL from Garnstudio
250 g colour no 161, pink dream
250 g colour no 911, fun lilac

DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE (80 cm / 32'') SIZE 5.5 mm / US 9 - or size needed to get 16 sts x 30 rows in garter st = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.
DROPS CROCHET HOOK size 5.5 mm / I/9

(Continue to pattern...)

See deals and shadecard for: DROPS BigFabel

Comments (2)

Print Pattern Print Photo

The following yarns can be used as alternatives for DROPS BigFabel. All prices valid per 10/10/2015.

DROPS Tutorial Videos: Decrease – K2tog (knit 2 together)

DROPS Tutorial Videos: Garter stitch

DROPS Tutorial Videos: How to work a blanket from corner to corner

DROPS Tutorial Videos: Increase – with yo (yarn over)

DROPS Tutorial Videos: Picot

DROPS Tutorial Videos: Stripes knitted

If you do not find the video you need, click here to go to DROPS Video Index.

Yarn type
    6.60 USD
    5.70 USD
    6.60 USD
Yarn type
    6.55 CAD
    5.65 CAD
    6.55 CAD

Tips & Help

Lots of new lessons and videos online!

Have you seen all the new updates to the Tips & Help section? Here you will find not only new videos on a daily basis but also knitting & crochet lessons and lots of pattern inspiration for your next project!

See more here

And make sure to bookmark it! New content will be added every week!
NOTE: This pattern is written in American English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from cm to inch - click here. There are different terms for crocheting in British and American English. If this pattern includes crochet, click for "crochet terms" here.
* K 2 rows in pink dream and K 2 rows in pink/yellow/green *.
Repeat from *-* until finished measurements.

Cast on 3 sts on needle size 5.5 mm / US 9 with 1 thread pink dream Big Fabel or 2 threads pink dream Fabel. Work STRIPES - see explanation above, AT THE SAME TIME inc 1 st at beg of every row by making 1 YO inside outermost st, on next row K YO twisted.
Repeat inc until piece measures 58 cm/ 22 3/4" measured from cast on edge and straight up to needle (= half the blanket is made).
Continue with stripes as before while AT THE SAME TIME dec 1 st at beg of every row by K 2 tog.
Work until 3 sts remain, loosely bind off and weave in the ends.

Crochet an edge around the entire blanket with pink/yellow/green on hook size 5.5 mm/ I/9. Beg in one corner, work 1 sc, * ch 3 and 1 dc in the first of the ch 3, skip approx. 1 cm / ½'' and work 1 sc *. Repeat from *-* and make sure to avoid a tight edge.
Finish with 1 sl st in first sc.

Color combination in blue/green/turqouise - see pattern SmåDrops 23-34

Do you need some help?

For further pattern help, please contact the store where you bought the yarn. Having bought DROPS yarn, you are guaranteed to receive qualified help from a store specializing in the DROPS patterns.

All patterns are carefully reviewed, but we must make reservation for possible mistakes. All patterns are translated from Norwegian and you can always check the original pattern for measurements and calculations.

Go to original pattern for design DROPS Children 23-33. If you think you have found an error in the pattern, please post your remark or question in our Comments section.

© 1982-2015 DROPS Design A/S We reserve all rights. This document, including all its sub-sections, has copyrights. This is for all of you with knitting as a hobby and for you who run a yarn store. Either way, the DROPS pattern database is at your free disposal. As a store you are welcome to use the DROPS pattern database to promote the sale of your assortment. Print out any pattern you may want, make as many copies as desired. The only thing we ask is that you don't make any changes / additions to the original printed document... and that the patterns according to the DROPS philosophy are given out to the consumers for free.
The sale of garments based on DROPS DESIGN is permitted as long as they are sold as single items or per order. Further commercial use of the patterns is not permitted. It has to be clearly stated that the garment is made based on a design from DROPS DESIGN. The use of DROPS photos for marketing purposes/sales is only permitted when only DROPS yarns have been used. The photo may not be cut or edited and the logo should be clearly visible. The use of clothes labels of which DROPS DESIGN forms part is conditioned by the inclusion of the following text: “A DROPS DESIGN made by …..”.
We reserve the right to withdraw the permission for use at any time, notwithstanding the reason.

DROPS Design