Luxurious Granny Square Blanket
Crochet World|December 2020
Design by Debra Arch
Debra Arch

EASY

FINISHED MEASUREMENT

46 inches square

MATERIALS

Red Heart Hygge Fur bulky weight acrylic nylon yarn (7 oz/ 260 yds/200g per skein):

3 skeins #108 cotton tail

Red Heart Soft Essentials bulky weight acrylic yarn (5 oz/131 yds/141g per skein):

5 skeins #7103 cream

Size J/10/6mm crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge

Tapestry needle

GAUGE

Rnds 4 and 5 = 1 inch

PATTERN NOTES

Weave in loose ends as work progresses.

Each round begins with a different color unless otherwise noted.

Turn at the end of each round unless otherwise stated.

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