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  • Hello! Thank you so much for visiting me in the Attic, it's lovely to see you. My name is Lucy and I'm a happily married Mum with three children. We live in a cosy terraced house on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales in England which we are slowly renovating and making home. I have a passion for crochet and colour and love to share my creative journey. I hope you enjoy your peek into my colourful little world x

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Gail Slaughter

I love this pattern but I also want to know about Foundation chain we start out with 198 chains if I do foundation chain do I only do 194 trebles? Please respond as soon as possible I can't wait to start this project

Mandy Long

Can I suggest than instead of starting with a chain row, and then a treble row, you do a foundation treble row instead? This is much easier to do and it means you can work out the correct number of trebles and length as you go along. I learnt how to do this from a friend and always start my blankets this way now.
Btw, I LOVE your blankets and will be trying this one soon.

Joanne

Could this be adapted to make a shawl/sweater?

Aida

To make it a Queen size how many chains I need to do and yarn do I need?

Jmattson

Oh dear, I had an afghan pattern chosen and the yarn bought and ready to go. Now I see this gorgeous afghan and I must change my mind and make this one!
Since I have #4 weight yarns, I will see if I have enough yarn or will need more and try and figure out the amount of stitches.
This is drop dead gorgeous thank you.

Mahemuna

Thank you for sharing..blessings your way.so nicely explained.Thank you..
Everything we need to know and More is here..God bless you..
Kind regards.

Cheryl

For those wanting to adjust the size of the blanket, it states in above notes that you chain in multiples of 3 to achieve the size you want.

Sarah Edwards

My cousin got me into your gorgeous patterns and crochets, and your use of colour combinations are awesome. I’m having a go at this one, in muted tones of creams, beiges and greys, at the moment and it’s just so easy but super effective. It really has the wow factor! THANK YOU for your beautiful, inspirational site. And keep those ideas coming! I’m addicted!!

Re the Craftworld direct plagiarism of your work; great advice to watermark images, but initially I would check to see how much more of your work has been copied by them, and then approach them to ask for a name-check and a link to Attic24 website. If that doesn’t work (and to be fair it should) sight the fact that this is your intellectual property and you can prove that you posted this pattern almost six years ago.

At the end of the day copying, they say, is the most sincere form of flattery, but it would be nice to get some recognition for your own creations!

Val Hayward

Lucy, after reading some of the comments, I had a look and saw this other site
https://craftfortheworld.com/index.php/2019/04/11/cosy-stripe-blanket/
has indeed copied everything from your pattern, including all the pictures, and without crediting you.
Can I suggest that you watermark all of your pictures, which would make it difficult if not impossible to pass off a picture as their own.
Some people just don't play fair.
Val

Mary Thomson

would like to make a smaller size how do I do that it's just for a cot.

Ann hill

Where can I find this pattern without all the comments

Nettie

For those wanting this in a print format... select all of the instructions,right click, select copy. Then open MS Word from your laptop and right click and select paste. Remove or reduce pictures to suit your needs.

Remember to copy the web address and paste this at the start or end of the word document to ensure our lovely Lucy gets due credit.

Linda

Beautiful blanket! I’d love to Pin it to my Pinterest board, but it doesn’t seem possible.

Judy

Hello,
Love the baby gender neutral version of this blanket I saw on Pinterest. Do you know how many stitches to cast on for a baby blanket size? Thank you

Patricia A

Saw this pattern on another website. Using your instructions (recognised the way you format and the diagrams)
Website is 'Craft for the World' https://craftfortheworld.com/index.php/2019/04/11/cosy-stripe-blanket/
I wouldn't have minded, but there was no reference to your work at all on the page.

Karen Riley

Are these balls of yarn center pull or pull from the outside? I love this pattern and can’t wait to start it

Gail

Hi how would i put a border around this. Any suggestions please but if a beginner. Thank you

Sandra

I love this blanket and wish I could save it on my Pinterest board.

Wanda

If you chain 198 and go in the 4th chain, that doesn’t give you 196 at the end of row 2. Please explain

Karen Adams

Hello is there a printable version of this pattern available for purchase anywhere online or off? Thank you!

Loretta Tackett

I love this pattern, I like a challenge.

Heather Patrick

Lovely will hope to try it this coming winter which is nearly upon us. Thank you your instructions are very well written.

Linda

Hi There - this is being posted in some crochet groups - thought you should know.
https://craftfortheworld.com/index.php/2019/04/11/cosy-stripe-blanket/?fbclid=IwAR14t9exRZgOfgYMG_RNKV9m_Ycgoi8wqxci3xH1-meRuCg_B9sv9F7yFMc

janet

Hi i have tried to subscribe to your web site but i am having no luck please can you help

pauline

Can someone please let me know how many chains do I start with if I want to make this blanket larger. the 198 vs. 196 is throwing me off. I'm not good at written directions. can I do 264 chains?

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