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The Midnight Pumpkin Patch Crochet Blanket - FREE pattern - The Final Chapter - finishing our border.

Updated: Jan 30


In this section we are going to work on the border and joining our granny squares to to our blanket. We will neaten up edges to create structure.


In this section you will have to work on modifying, and it will teach you to grow as a maker.


If you have any issues and wish me to help support or problem solve with you please send me a message & image so I can help further.


 

building in your inner borders

colour change to biscuit

Work a double crochet border in the inner edges of the panels. Taking note of the stitches on the edge of your granny square, as you point of reference for having the right amount of stitches for the join.







building in your inner borders

colour change to biscuit

 Work a double crochet border in the inner edges of the panels. Taking note of the stitches on the edge of your granny square, as you point of reference for having the right amount of stitches for the join.

 

join your square dc - colour change grass

Follow the video for placement and instructions. Using the two back loops facing the wrong side to each other. (back to back)

 

once all you squares are fixed. you can then start your borders from corner to corner.

 

half treble border rows 1 - 4 - colour change grass





 

MOSS STITCH BORDER 5 & 6

COLOUR CHANGE ROW 5 - BURNT ORANGE

COLOUR CHANGE ROW 6 - FOX

  • Starting chain 2, ch2, 1dc

  • MOSS STITCH - ,skip 1 ch, 1dc, skip 1, ch1 (repeat)

  • CORNER - 1DC, CH2, 1DC

  • REPEAT ON BOTH ROWS around all of the edges.

 

GRANNY CLUSTER STITCH BORDER 7

COLOUR CHANGE ROW 7 - RUSTIC PINK

  • Starting chain of 3, into the corner

  • work 2tr, ch2, 3tr

  • skip the first chain space, chain 1, work 1 granny square cluster into the next chain space.

  • *REPEAT - skip alternative chain spaces, working one granny cluster into the alternative chain spaces.

  • CORNER - GRANNY CLUSTER ( 3tr, 2ch, 3tr)

 

half treble border rows 8- colour change biscuit

 

* TURN YOUR BLANKET SO ITS WRONG SIDE FACING

 

border STITCHES (STOCKING) rows 9 -10 - colour change

Please follow the video for technique and method. Start this row in the corner as you would a dc (double crochet) row.

 

half treble border rows 11 - colour change burnt orange

 

twisted double crochet border rows 12 - colour change burnt orange

Please follow the video for technique and method. Start this row in the corner as you would a dc (double crochet) row.

 


 


That's it!! We did it... with 7 hours to spare. Bring on 2024...... Thanks for being patient with, must of all thank you for allowing us to be part of your crochet journey!

All our love

Meg & Michelle..

See you in 2024





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