This is my pattern for a very simple but beautiful striped blanket which has oodles of surface texture and a lovely dense feel. Despite the complex look of the stitch pattern, I promise you this is very easy crochet using.
I've been waiting for what seems like the longest time to share this beautiful colour story with you, and now I am more than a weeny bit excited! Although this particular blanket journey has been long (and slightly unusual, I'll.
Coast Ripple, from inspiration to beautiful completion, by Lucy of Attic 24 ~ Free pattern & excellent, detailed tutorial with plenty of step-by-step photos. This has been the inspiration behind my 'Port Hughes' blanket
Includes a tutorial Part 1 :: the Flat Circle. This is how you make the main body of the Birdie. Part 2 :: the Birdie Decoration. This is how you make all the other bits needed for this cute little crochet bird.
This pattern uses just one crochet stitch - Treble Crochet (this is called a Double Crochet in the US). It's an incredibly simple but very effective mixed stripe using two rows of crochet for each colour. The simplicity of it.