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Crocheted Mermaid Blanket

Crocheted Mermaid Blanket

An easy to follow Crocheted Mermaid Blanket Pattern- whilst we hope that this free crocheting pattern works out well for you The Knitting Wool Store disclaims all responsibility.

Yarn Weight: 4, Medium Weight/Worsted Weight and Aran (16-20 stitches to 4 inches)

Crochet Gauge: 12 dc = 4" (10 cm); Rows 4–9 = 4" (10 cm)

Finished Size: Toddler (Child, Adult) - 28 (34, 36)" [71 (86.5, 91.5) cm] in wide x 34 (42, 51)" [86.5 (106.5, 129.5) cm] long, measured flat and without fin.

Materials: 1 (1, 2) skeins A and 2 (3, 4) skeins B
Crochet Hook: 5.5mm [US I-9]
Yarn needle

Instructions for Crocheted Mermaid Blanket

With A: ch 86 (104, 110).
Row 1: (right side): DC in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across, turn—85 (103, 109) dc.
Row 2: Ch 1, DC in each dc across; change to B, turn.
Row 3: Ch 1, DC in each dc across, turn.
Row 4: Ch 1, DC in first dc, *skip next 2 dc, 5 TR in next dc, skip next 2 dc, DC in next dc; repeat from * across, turn—15 (18, 19) dc and 70 (85, 90) tr.
Row 5: Ch 3 (counts as first tr here and throughout), 2 TR in first dc, skip first 2 tr, dc in next tr, *skip next 2 tr, 5 TR in next dc, skip next 2 tr, DC in next tr; repeat from * across, skip last 2 tr, 3 TR in last dc, turn—15 (17, 18) dc and 66 (86, 91) tr.
Row 6: Ch 1, DC in first tr, *skip next 2 tr, 5 TR in next dc, skip next 2 tr, DC in next tr; repeat from * across, working last dc in top of beginning ch, turn.
Row 7: Repeat Row 5.
Repeat Rows 6 and 7 until piece measures 34 (42, 51)" [86.5 (106.5, 129.5) cm] long, ending on a Row 7.

Decrease for Fin
Row 1: Ch 1, DC in first st, *ch 1, skip next st, DC in next st; repeat from * across, turn—41 (52, 55) sc.

Sizes Toddler and Adult only:
Row 2: Repeat Row 1—21 (28 sc).

Size Child only:
Row 2: Ch 1, DC in first DC, *ch 1, skip next dc, DC in next dc; repeat from * across to last dc, dc in last dc, turn—26 dc.

All sizes:
Row 3: Ch 1, dc in each dc across, turn.
Row 4: Repeat Row 3; change to B.

Fin
Row 1: Ch 1, 3 DC in each dc, turn—63 (81, 84) dc.
Row 2: Ch 3, TR in next 25 (33, 34) sts, HTR in next 3 (4, 4) sts, dc in next 4 (5, 6) sts, HTR in next 3 (4, 4) sts, TR in last 26 (34, 35) sts, turn—4 (5, 6) dc, 6 (8, 8) htr, and 52 (68, 70) tr.
Repeat Row 2 until fin measures 11 (13½, 16)" [28 (34.5, 40.5) cm] long.
Fasten off.

FINISHING:
Weave in ends.

Crochet Abbreviations

Crochet Stitches.

Mermaid Tail Blanket Pattern

Sarah Taylor's book has another easy to follow Crocheted Mermaid Blanket Pattern , it can be purchased from Amazon.

Crocheted Mermaid Blanket

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