Coconut Candy Baby Blanket

July 2005

The striping in this blanket reminds me of Neapolitan coconut candy.

Brach's Neapolitan Coconut Candy

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Printable Pattern

Suggested hook: I

The finished size varies based on the weight of yarn and hook size used.  The sample was made with 5 skeins of different colored sport weight yarn (sample uses purple, yellow, green and pink pastels along with a skein of white)

(pattern is a multiple of 6 + 3)

Chain 116

Row 1 – In 5th chain from hook, *(2dc, ch 1, 2dc) in 1 stitch, sk 2 sts, (1dc, ch 1, 1dc) in next stitch, skip 2 sts*, across , (2dc, ch 1 2dc) in 1 st, 1dc in last st.

Row 2 – Rep row 1, beginning with ch 3 and inserting hook in ch 1 spaces of prev. row.

Rep Row 2 for pattern.

For Coconut Candy Pattern: Crochet 5 rows in Pink, 5 Rows White, 5 Rows Green, 5 Rows Yellow, 5 Rows Lavender.  Attach pink to BACK of beginning row and follow pattern going the opposite direction.

If desired, sc around with a single color.

When the blanket is complete, weave in all ends.

Coconut Candy Blanket Detail

pattern detail

This pattern was created for The Linus Connection of Central Texas in 2005.

Happy Crafting!

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