July/August 2011

Kaleidoscope Blanket

Kaleidoscope Blanket by Marty Miller
Inspired by the whimsical patterns of the classic toy, this blanket’s motifs create a color explosion!

RED HEART Soft Yarn, 5oz/140g balls, each approx 256yd/234m (acrylic)

  • 1 ball #3729 Grape (A)
  • 2 balls #9440 Light Grey Heather (B)
  • 2 balls #9518 Teal (C)
  • 2 balls #9275 Paprika (D)
  • 2 balls #9522 Leaf (E)
  • 1 ball #9770 Rose Blush (F)
  • 2 balls #4604 Navy (G)
  • 2 balls #9925 Really Red (H)
  • 2 balls #9520 Seafoam (I)
    Note: For those colors requiring 2 balls, only a small amount of the 2nd ball is used.

Crochet Hook

  • Size I/9 (5.5mm) crochet hook


  • Stitch markers (optional)
  • Yarn needle

finished measurements
Afghan measures approx. 43 x 56"/109 x 142cm.

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