I made this pram blanket for a friend and it was my first attempt at the C2C.
If like me you get a bit bored with bigger projects, this is perfect. As when you get halfway you start decreasing the stitches and before you know it your finished the blanket.
Please READ through all this pattern before commencing. I have tried to write it out so it is easy if this is your first attempt at a Corner to Corner.
Once you master the sides, and making the first blocks of the rows then the rest whips up really easily. Watch the video to see how to do this easy diagonal stitch.
To make my Vintage Style Baby Blanket
I followed this Corner to Corner pattern here (I chose 1 main color,)
FREE Crochet Pattern
Continue making increace until your happy with your length (I made 42 blocks length wise for Pram Blanket in Picture)
You can choose any border you like to finish off this blanket,
Join Yarn and Chain3.
I worked in Double Crochet around the full width and length with 3DC in each corner. So I coudl thread Ribbon through the blanket.
And the last round was
(SC, Dc in same stitch Chain3, skip 1) continue working this around, Fasten off and finish blanket
As it is a Pram Blanket I like to wash first and block.
then with Ribbon by threading through the posts of every second DC of previous round.
I also made a matching vintage bonnet and vintage crochet booties to go with the set. Making this and Ideal gift for a new baby.
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