Orange Blossom by DROPS Design

Crochet DROPS blanket with different squares in ”Paris”.

DROPS design: Pattern no W-435
Yarn group C
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Measurements: approx. 92 x 136 cm

Materials: DROPS PARIS from Garnstudio
500 g colour no 17, off white
200 g colour no 13, orange
200 g colour no 38, raspberry
100 g colour no 01, apricot
100 g colour no 14, strong yellow
100 g colour no 33, medium pink

DROPS CROCHET HOOK SIZE 5 mm – or size needed to get 14 tr x 8 rows = 10 x 10 cm. Each square should measure approx. 22 x 22 cm.


DROPS 139-39

Yarn prices (per 19.10.2018)

Yarn (weight) Content UK
DROPS Paris uni colour (50g) 100% Cotton 1.05 GBP
DROPS Paris recycled denim (50g) 100% Cotton 0.95 GBP

You can get the yarn to make this pattern from 22.80£*.

(*) Pattern prices are calculated from the smallest size / cheapest colour. You will find a prices table in this print to help you calculate the price for other sizes.

All yarns are DROPS yarns. Color charts and updated retailer lists at www.garnstudio.com


Pattern for DROPS 139-39

CROCHET TIP:
Replace first tr on every round/row with 3 ch.
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BLANKET:
The blanket consists of 4 kinds of squares. Work 6 squares of each kind = a total of 24 squares. READ CROCHET TIP!

SQUARE 1 (= 1 large flower):
Crochet 4 ch on hook size 5 mm with strong yellow and form a ring with 1 sl st in first ch.
ROUND 1: 1 ch, 8 dc in ch-ring, finish with 1 sl st in first dc, cut the thread.
ROUND 2 (switch to medium pink): Work 6 ch (= 1 tr + 3 ch), * 1 tr in next dc, 3 ch *, repeat from *-* a total of 7 times and finish with 1 sl st in 3rd ch from beg of round = 8 tr with 3 ch between each.
ROUND 3: 1 ch, continue to crochet as follows in every ch-loop: 1 dc, 1 htr, 3 tr, 1 htr and 1 dc, finish round with 1 sl st in ch from beg of round = 8 leaves, cut the thread.
ROUND 4 (switch to raspberry): Work 7 ch, * 1 dc between the next 2 leaves, 6 ch *, repeat from *-* a total of 7 times, finish round with 1 sl st in 1st ch from beg of round = 8 ch-loops.
ROUND 5: 1 ch, continue to crochet as follows in every ch-loop: 1 dc, 1 htr, 5 tr, 1 htr and 1 dc, finish round with 1 sl st in ch from beg of round = 8 leaves, cut the thread.
ROUND 6 (switch to orange): Work 10 ch, * 1 dc between the next 2 leaves, 9 ch *, repeat from *-* a total of 7 times, finish round with 1 sl st in 1st ch from beg of round = 8 ch-loops.
ROUND 7: 1 ch, continue to crochet as follows in every ch-loop: 1 dc, 1 htr, 1 tr, 5 dtr, 1 tr, 1 htr and 1 dc, finish round with 1 sl st in ch from beg of round = 8 leaves. Cut the thread and pull it through st on hook.
ROUND 8 (switch to off white): Start with 1 dc in first dtr on first leaf, 3 ch (= 1 tr), * 8 ch (= corner), skip 3 dtr, 1 tr in last dtr on same leaf, 5 ch, 1 dc in first dtr on next leaf, 5 ch, skip 3 dtr, 1 dc in last dtr on same leaf, 5 ch, 1 tr in first dtr on next leaf *, repeat from *-* a total of 4 times but finish with 1 sl st in 3rd ch from beg of round (instead of 1 tr in 1st dtr on next leaf).
ROUND 9: 1 sl st in 8-ch-loop, * 4 tr + 4 ch + 4 tr in ch-loop in the corner, (4 ch, 1 tr in next ch-loop), repeat from (-) a total of 3 times, 4 ch *, repeat from *-* a total of 4 times, finish with 1 sl st in first tr from beg of round.
ROUND 10: * 1 tr in each of the first 4 tr, in ch-loop in the corner work 3 tr + 2 ch + 3 tr, 1 tr in each of the next 4 tr, 4 tr in each of the next 4 ch-loops, 1 tr in each of the next 4 tr *, repeat from *-* a total of 4 times, finish round with 1 sl st in first tr from beg of round. There are now 30 tr along each side and 2 ch in every corner.
Cut the thread. Square measures approx. 22 x 22 cm.

SQUARE 2 (= 4 small flowers):
There are 4 different colour combinations on the small squares.
Square A: Colour 1 = raspberry, colour 2 = strong yellow.
Square B: Colour 1 = orange, colour 2 = raspberry.
Square C: Colour 1 = medium pink, colour 2 = orange.
Square D: Colour 1 = strong yellow, colour 2 = apricot.
Finish all squares with off white.
Work 6 squares in every colour combination.

Crochet 4 ch on hook size 5 mm with colour 1 and form a ring with 1 sl st in first ch.
ROUND 1: 1 ch, 8 dc in ch-ring, finish with 1 sl st in first dc, cut the thread.
ROUND 2 (switch to colour 2): Work 5 ch (= 1 dc + 4 ch), * 1 dc in next dc, 4 ch *, repeat from *-* a total of 7 times and finish with 1 sl st in 1st ch from beg of round = 8 dc with 4 ch between each.
ROUND 3: 1 ch, continue to crochet as follows in every ch-loop: 1 dc, 1 htr, 2 tr, 1 htr and 1 dc, finish round with 1 sl st in ch from beg of round = 8 leaves. Cut the thread.
ROUND 4 (switch to off white): Work 1 dc at the top of first leaf, * 8 ch, 1 dc at the top of next leaf, 3 ch, 1 dc at the top of next leaf *, repeat from *-* the entire round but finish with 1 sl st in dc from beg of round.
ROUND 5: * In ch-loop in the corner work: 5 tr + 2 ch + 5 tr, 4 tr in next ch-loop *, repeat from *-* a total of 4 times, finish with 1 sl st in first tr from beg of round, cut the thread. 1 square = approx. 11 x 11 cm.

Work 1 square in every colour combination. Sew tog into a large square – sew edge to edge with off white and 1 stitch in every st. Square measures approx. 22 x 22 cm.

SQUARE 3 (= stripes):
Work 31 LOOSE ch with raspberry, turn piece.
ROW 1: Work 1 tr in 4th ch, then work 1 tr in every ch = 29 tr (first tr = 3 ch).
ROW 2 (switch to apricot): NOTE: Do not cut the threads for each stripe but let them follow upwards along the edge.
Work 4 ch (= 1 tr + 1 ch), skip 1 tr, 1 tr in next tr, * 1 ch, skip 1 tr, 1 tr in next tr *, repeat from *-* the entire row = 14 ch-loops, turn piece.
ROW 3 (switch to off white): Work 1 ch, then 1 dc in every tr and 1 dc in every ch = 29 dc.
ROW 4 (switch to raspberry): Work 1 tr in every dc.
Repeat rows 2-4 until piece measures approx. 20 cm – finish after 4th row. Then work 1 round with off white and tr around the entire square - adjust so that there are 30 tr along all sides, work also 2 ch in every corner, cut the thread. Square measures approx. 22 x 22 cm.

SQUARE 4:
Work as square 3 but beg with orange, then work row 1 and 4 with orange, row 2 with medium pink and row 3 with strong yellow.

ASSEMBLY:
Place squares against each other as shown on diagram – M.1. Sew them tog edge to edge with off white and 1 stitch in every st.

FINISHING EDGE:
Work 2 rounds with tr and off white around the entire blanket, in every corner work: 2 tr + 2 ch + 2 tr on both rounds. Cut and fasten the threads.

Diagram for DROPS 139-39

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