Donut Blanket

This is hands down, my favourite project to date!



It was fun from beginning to end and works up 
pretty quick for all the colour changes.
Ignore the fact that you'll have ends to weave in....eat a donut and carry on....

The original pattern for this Donut Blanket is from Yarnspirations and is for knitters.
You can find it HERE

I really wanted to make this blanket, so I went ahead and converted 
the initial graph for all my fellow crocheters.
The pattern is very easy, only uses single crochet!

Please make sure to read all the notes before you start.

Ready? Let's do this!

(Donut forget to read the notes....lol)


NOTES before you begin:
-you will notice I have separated the graph into sections
-you will be crocheting just the donut and not including the squares covered in yellow
-the border will be the last step, and you will be crocheting around the blanket at the end
-each square counts as 1(ONE) single crochet
-each row will be completed from RIGHT to LEFT on the RIGHT SIDE of the project
-so you will NEVER turn your work, you will attach new yarn for every row
-it will be much easier to create separate balls of each colour as you crochet along (there will be a lot less tangling)
-when you look at the graph, I have seperated the donut into sections, the number of stitches in each section is totaled at the bottom (this made is so much easier to count how many I needed of each colour in that row)

VIDEO: Changing Colours/Reading the Graph:
I have added a video to my IGTV channel, showing exactly how to change colours, read the graph, tips on how to do the border.....
Watch it HERE

Finished size:
47" x  49"

How much yarn do you need?:
Bernat Blanket Pixie Pink - 450g
Bernat Blanket Sand - 300g
Bernat Blanket Seafoam - 500g
Bernat Blanket Sweet and Sour - 50g (varies, depending on how many sprinkles you want)



OTH Crochet Nook (Yarnspirations) Pattern: Donut Blanket

Materials:
Hook size: 10.00mm
I used: Bernat Blanket Yarn in: Pixie Pink, Sand, Seafoam, and Sweet and Sour Varg

Legend:

CH - Chain
SC - Single Crochet
3SC - 3 Single Crochets in the same stitch
SL ST - Slip Stich


(with Seafoam)
Ch 65 (the numbers at the bottom of the graph combined is 64, you need one more to continue the SC)

Row 0: SC in 2nd from hook, and down to the end, ch 1, turn (this is the ONLY time you will turn)
Row 1: SC 24 of Seafoam, change to Sand to SC 17, change to Seafoam to SC 23, SL ST, cut yarn
Row 2: *do not turn your work, attach yarn to work from right to left* and follow the graph below

*continue this way until the graph is complete
*weave in all ends before starting the border


BORDER:
-Single Crochet all the way around the blanket
-at each corner stitch, make sure to do 3SC
-I completed 3 rows all the way around
-you can do this border as thick as you want
-you can also do HDC or DC all the way around instead of SC

I'd love see your Crochet Donut Blanket!
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