March/April 10

Swaddling Baby Blanket

Little creatures will be snug and cozy with this irresistibly soft throw. The lush, fur-like trim, made of pom-pom yarn, is sure to be baby’s favorite.

By Ellen K. Gormley

RED HEART Soft Baby Steps, 5oz/142g skeins, each approx 256yd/234m (acrylic)
• 3 skeins #9505 Aqua (A)

RED HEART Pomp-a-Doodle, 3½oz/100g skeins, each approx 54yd/50m (polyester)
• 3 skeins #9950 Prairie (B)

• Size I/9 (5.5mm) crochet hook or any size to obtain correct gauge

• Stitch markers
• Yarn need

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Swaddling Baby Blanket

I will be going to Barnes & Noble today to pick up a copy so I can make this ADORABLE baby blanket!!