Mardi Gras Legacy Blanket Pattern

Down here in south Louisiana, Mardi Gras is in full swing.

What better way to celebrate as makers all over the world than with a NEW (and FREE!) Mardi Gras Legacy Blanket Pattern?!?

Laissez Les Bon Temps Rouler
(Let The Good Times Roll)

Materials:

Caron Simply Soft Yarn

(1) Purple – Color A

(1) Cool Green – Color B

(1) Sunshine – Color C

(3) White – Color D

Size I (5.5 mm) Crochet Hook
(or whatever you need to obtain gauge)

Tapestry Needle

Scissors

Blanket Size:

35” x 38”

Pattern:

Follow Instructions in the video below to learn how to make a Legacy Square (Granny Square).

Square 1

(make 6)

Round 1: Color A

Round 2-6: Color D

Square 2
(make 14)

Round 1: Color A

Round 2: Color B

Round 3-6: Color D

Square 3
(make 10)

Round 1: Color A

Round 2: Color B

Round 3: Color C

Round 4-6: Color D

Once all your squares are complete, lay out your blanket in this pattern:

{PURPLE = Square 1}
{GREEN = Square 2}
{GOLD = Square 3}

Mardi Gras Legacy Blanket

Follow the directions in the below video on how to connect your squares:

At this point, weave in any remaining ends you have left.

To create your border: 

Row 1: With Color C, sc around edge of blanket, increasing in each corner (2 sc, ch 2, 2 sc).

Row 2: With Color B, dc around edge of blanket, increasing in each corner (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc).

Row 3: With Color A, *hdc in 5 spaces, puff stitch in next space* repeat around edge of blanket, increasing in each corner (2 hdc, ch 2, 2 hdc).

Finish off and weave in remaining ends.

If you make the blanket, let us know! Tag us in your photos on social media using the hashtag #legacyblanket.

Happy Mardi Gras, friends!!

**You are more than welcome to make and sell items from my patterns, but please make sure to link back to my page. Please don’t copy and paste this pattern and claim it as your own. You may share photos of your finished blankets, but please do not share photos from my patterns and claim them as your own**

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