Mermaid Beach Blanket
Channel your inner Ariel with this fabulous Mermaid Beach Blanket. An addictive, easy-to-crochet scale texture is finished with a fluked tail with raised, textured stitches. You’ll be the talk of the beach!
DESIGNER Kristin Omdahl
FINISHED SIZE 40″ wide and 80″ long.
YARN Lion Brand Hometown USA Solid, (94% acrylic, 6% rayon; 81 yd [74 m]/5 oz [142 g]; ): #175 Montpelier peacock (A), #171 key lime (C), 8 balls each.
YARN Lion Brand Hometown USA Tweed, (94% acrylic, 6% rayon; 64 yd [59 m]/4 oz [113 g]; ): #308 Key Largo tweed (B), 10 balls.
HOOK Size L/11 (8 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
GAUGE 11 sts and 9 rows = 5″ in patt