Slanting Stripes Blanket

Slanting Stripes Blanket

Crafting Time:
  • Varies
Skill Level:
  • Intermediate
Project Courtesy of: Bernat
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Approx 50” [127 cm] square.



Bernat® Blanket™ (10.5 oz/300 g; 258 yds/234 m)

Contrast A Light Teal 2 balls

Contrast B Sugar Cookie        2 balls

Contrast C Sand         2 balls

Size U.S. M/13 (9 mm) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge.



6 sc and 7 rows = 4” [10 cm].



Approx = Approximately

Beg = Beginning

Ch(s) = Chain(s)

Cont = Continue(ity)

Dc = Double crochet

Inc = Increase(ing)

Pat = Pattern

Rem = Remaining

Rep = Repeat

RS = Right side

Sc = Single crochet

Sp(s) = Space(s)

Sl st = Slip stitch

St(s) = Stitch(es)



Note: When joining colors, work to last 2 loops on hook of first color. Draw new color through last 2 loops and proceed.


Stripe Pat

With A, work 4 rows.

With B, work 2 rows.

With C, work 4 rows.

With B, work 2 rows.

These 12 rows form Stripe Pat.


With A, ch 6.

1st row: (RS). 1 dc in 4th ch from hook (counts as ch-3 and dc). 1 dc in each of next 2 ch. Turn. 1 block made.

2nd row: Ch 6. 1 dc in 4th ch from hook. 1 dc in each of next 2 ch – beg block made. Skip next 3 dc. (Sl st. Ch 3. 3 dc) in next ch-3 sp – block made. Turn. 2 blocks.

3rd row: Beg block. (Block in next ch-3 sp) twice. Turn. 3 blocks made.

4th row: Beg block. (Block in next ch-3 sp) 3 times. Join B. Turn. 4 blocks made.

5th row: With B, beg block. (Block in next ch-3 sp) 4 times. Turn. 5 blocks made.

First 5 rows of Stripe Pat complete.

Keeping cont of Stripe Pat and inc 1 block each row as established until left side from beg measures 50” [127 cm].


Beg decreasing: Next row: Sl st in each of next 3 dc. Block in each ch-3 sp to last ch-3 sp. Sl st in last ch-3 sp. Turn.

Keeping cont of Stripe Pat, rep last row until 1 block rem. Fasten off.