Gingham Picnic Blanket
It’s picnic weather! The Gingham Picnic Blanket is going to be your most practical make this summer. As we gradually ease out of the lockdown restrictions of the Covid-19 pandemic, picnics are this summer’s go-to event for getting together with friends and family outdoors!
Using tapestry crochet (with photo tutorials included for changing colour and carrying non-working yarn), the blanket is suitable for intermediate crocheters or adventurous beginners. The pattern is written in UK crochet terms.
YOU WILL NEED: Paintbox Yarns Simply Aran (100% Acrylic, 184m/201yds per 100g), 500g of Colour A (CA), 250g of Colour B (CB), 250g of Colour C (CC), 4.5 mm crochet hook, 5 mm crochet hook, Tapestry needle and scissors
Blanket photographed uses Paintbox Yarns Simply Aran colours: CA Daffodil Yellow (221); CB Champagne White (202); CC Buttercup Yellow (222).