CrochetMe Blanket Square
Created for the Chain Reaction Afghan Project, this playful square combines a wattle stitch background with a lace insert and a lightly stuffed double crochet yarn ball appliquéd on the surface to echo the CrochetMe logo.
Designer Marcy Smith
Finished Size 12″ wide and 12″ long.
Yarn Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice (100% acrylic; 170 yd [156 m]/3½ oz [100 g]): #99 linen (off white; A), #145 eggplant (purple; B), and #170 pea green (C), 1 ball each.
Hook Size J/10 (6 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
• small amount polyfil (optional);
• yarn needle.
Gauge 15 sts and 10 rows = 4″ in wattle stitch.