I started designing this pattern in the early summer, possibly back in May, but my design process which then leads to pattern writing, checking, layouts and printing can take a long time so I have been trying really hard to keep it under my hat for at least 3 months. Having designed the lantern shapes, my next design stage was deciding what yarn to use. The blanket uses individual ogee-shaped motifs, which are joined together to form two sets of strips. To complete your blanket you will need a 4mm or 4. The service I received was friendly and fast! Perhaps your subconscious mind is working extremely effectively to inspire you? Click below link for paid pattern…. Keep crocheting and keep happy! If you are using your own shades then ignore the references to yarns within the kit.
With over 100,000 items in stock, most of our products are available as soon as you purchase them. One week in and I had 30 motifs. I hope you enjoyed this post as well, feel free to leave your comments below, thank you so much! The shawl uses 13 balls of Jamieson's Spindrift The scarf uses 8 skeins of Coop Knits Socks Yeah! Last week I thought I would try out how to make one of these shapes. I am the author of 5 books, the most recent being Homespun Vintage and Kaleidoscope. I should also mention how awesome I think the back of the blanket turned out. This beautiful and unusual blanket has been created by Jane Crowfoot, who also designed the fabulous and the exquisite throw.
I did find that the motifs curled up when hooked so improvised a blocking board to stretch them all out to the same size ready for a final round and joining later. Up until now, this pattern was only available in kit form. I live in North London with my husband, two teenage children and my Staffordshire Terrier - Scramble. Click below link for paid pattern…. If a product is to be backordered, this will be clearly indicated in your shopping basket prior to checkout.
It is just a double crochet uk joining through both stitches when the pieces are right sides together. The blanket uses individual ogee-shaped motifs, which are joined together to form two sets of strips. So I went ahead and ordered my kit which includes all the wool you need plus a very detailed instruction how to make the shapes and join them! Remember to scroll all the way to the bottom for further information! The pattern for this design eventually turned out to be really simple, but getting the design to tesselate took me an age and I came up with loads of really complicated designs before settling on this simple design based on a Granny Hexagon. If you wish to use an alternative yarn for these projects it is up to you to make sure you choose the correct yarn weight and length and that your chosen yarn achieves the correct tension. This Mystical Lanterns Crochet Pattern is based on granny hexagon with some modifications.
We recommend that returns are sent by recorded delivery as we cannot accept responsibility should your returns go missing. The cost of delivery is calculated during the checkout process based on the delivery location. Following graduation I worked as a freelance textile designer. You can choose from a pattern for a shawl, a scarf, or a blanket. The pattern for the lantern shape motif is based on a granny hexagon pattern, but Jane has made a few changes to come up with the curved design the tessellates. If your order contains a backorder, we will aim to despatch your items together when we receive the out of stock item from the supplier, however this will not always be possible and some of your order may be sent separately. I'm already very excited about it! If there are any problems with your order we will let you know as soon as possible.
It was all very professionally put together. The Mystical Lanterns crochet pattern comes in 3 styles. Oh, nearly forgot to say - there is a little bit of a surprise in this pattern, hence the word 'mystical' in the name of the design. You can choose from a pattern for a shawl, a scarf, or a blanket. I will be away for nearly a week to visit a famous Music Festival in Germany, and of course my crochet will come with me! The colours in the designers colourway were rich and bold, totally up my street, but not what I was looking for.
? I didn't find it very difficult and was pleased with how it looked. In total you will make 158 motifs, consisting of 8 strips with 11 motifs, and 7 strips with 10 motifs + two half motifs at each end. The motifs were really simple to learn and after only 2 or 3 I was able to make them up without referring to the pattern. The Mystical Lanterns crochet pattern comes in 3 styles. You can make a number of these shapes and combine them into a scarf, shawl or blanket.