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Fairies blanket by DROPS Design

Knitted DROPS blanket in garter st in 1 thread "Big Fabel" or 2 threads "Fabel".

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DROPS Children 23-33

DROPS design: Pattern no bf-009-bn
Yarn group C
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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

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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

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NOTE: This pattern is written in American English. All measurements in charts are in inches. For conversion from inches to cm - click here. There are different terms for crocheting in American and British English. If this pattern includes crochet, click for "crochet terms" here. For this pattern in British English, please click here.
STRIPES:
* K 2 rows in pink dream and K 2 rows in pink/yellow/green *.
Repeat from *-* until finished measurements.
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BLANKET:
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 EDGE:
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.

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