Colour boost – Sue Pinner blanket


Design legend Sue Pinner has combined two yarns to great effect to create this must-have blanket for autumn – throw it over your shoulders for nights watching the stars or treat your sofa to a floral update. Once you get into the swing of hooking up the main triangles in this amazing and colourful blanket, you’ll be halfway to finishing it.

You will need:

James C Brett Northern Lights (95% acrylic, 5% viscose, 150g/450m), 4 balls of NL3

WYS Signature 4ply (75% wool, 25% nylon, 100g/400m), 2 balls of Blue Lagoon (831) and 1 ball of each Sherbert Fizz (847), Tequila Sunrise (856) and Rum Paradise (822)

A 5mm hook

You’ll find the diagram and measurements for this fabulous blanket in the latest issue.

Simply Crochet issue 75 is available both in-store and online. You can check our stockists’ details here to find your nearest copy, or if you’d rather shop online you can buy individual issues from our back issues website here.

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