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Today I will be reviewing my new set of hook and also adding the pattern for my Heart Graph C2C Crochet Blanket. As you all may have noticed, I am no stranger to Clover hooks. I have been using Clover Soft Touch Hooks for the past couple of years. The only issue I have with them is not having a larger hook as my go to for my bulky weighted yarn patterns projects.
Enter the Clover Amour Jumbo Hooks, they come in seven sizes from 6.5 mm to 15 mm. Clover USA sent me a set to review and they are also going to send a set to one lucky person. My personal favorite from this set is the 9.0 mm hook.
I was so happy when I found out that I would be getting the chance to review these crochet hooks. I am usually not a fan of plastic hooks because they are usually completely inline, tend to stick to the yarn a bit, and break easily. (I am very heavy handed.) I didn’t have those issues when using these hooks. They are very light and also, they are really smooth. The yarn glides well on the shaft of the hook this helps me out a lot. I like to crochet fast so this is a big deal for me. They don’t slow me down at all. I hold my hook like a knife and it did take me a second to get used to how the hooks felt in my hands while working.
The colors are great and the shape of the hook is easy to work with. I do wish that there was a little more room to do more stitches with bulky yarn, but overall, I really like these hooks.
Now for the fun!
Pattern and Giveaway
Heart Graph C2C Blanket Pattern
Skill Level: Easy
Yarn: Bernat Home Decor (2 balls main color, 1 ball heart color)
Hook: US size L (8.0 mm) Clover Amour Jumbo
Notions: Tapestry needle
Sl st – Slip Stitch
Ch – Chain
Sc – Single Crochet
Dc – Double Crochet
The graph is below the pattern.
Row 1: Ch 4, dc into the 4th chain from the hook, ch 1, 2 dc into the same chain; turn.
Row 2: Ch 3, dc into the space between the stitches, *skip the [dc, ch 1, dc], [dc, ch 1, dc] into the space between dc stitches; repeat from * to the end; dc into the last stitch.
Rows 3-33: Repeat row 2
Row 34: Ch 3, *skip the [dc, ch 1, dc], [dc, ch 1, dc] into the space between dc stitches; repeat from * to the end; dc into the last stitch.
Row 35: Ch 3, *[dc, ch 1, dc] into the space between dc stitches, skip the [dc, ch 1, dc]; repeat from * to the end; dc into the last stitch.
Rows 36-44: Repeat rows 34 & 35
Row 45: Ch 3, skip the [dc, ch 1, dc], *[dc, ch 1, dc] into the space between dc stitches, skip the [dc, ch 1, dc]; repeat from * to the end; dc into the last stitch.
Rows 46-76: Repeat row 45
Row 77: Ch 3, dc into the last stitch.
Row 78: Ch 1, sc around the entire blanket; join with a sl st in the beginning stitch.
Tie off and weave in the ends.
Here is the graph
When you use a graph on a c2c blanket you work each row of the chart diagonally.
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