Hooded Woodland Squirrel Blanket

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Squirrel Blanket
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Are you a squirrel lover? If you are you’re going to love our Hooded Woodland Squirrel Blanket! Our Squirrel Blanket is cozy and lovable.  The blanket pattern comes in child as pictured and an adult size for the young at heart.  This design is made using only 1 strand of Bernat Softee Chunky.

Pattern Requirements: 

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Bernat Softee Chunky

100% Acrylic (3.5oz/100g/108yds/99m)

 Sizes: Child (Adult) Child size shown in Grey Heather (MC), Clay (A), and Natural (B)

Child (Adult) Balls needed below  

MC 5 (8)

A 5 (7)

B 1 (2)

*Scrap worsted weight yarn needed; Cream for nails and sewing on button eyes, Black for nose, Grey Heather for fingers on paws

Bernat Softee Chunky Yarn

If you’re looking for a great worsted weight yarn I love Sprightly!

Sprightly Acrylic Worsted Yarn

You will need a range of hook sizes for this pattern.  I love using Susan Bates Crystallite hooks.  When I started crocheting Walmart sold these hooks.  Unfortunately they switched brands so you can only buy them online.  Check them out here on Amazon.

 Crochet Hook Requirements:

US G/6 (4mm) for paw fingers 

US L/11 (8mm) 

US P/16 (11.5mm) or size needed to obtain gauge

Susan Bates Red Heart Cr…Notions – In Netw…CDN$ 12.73

Susan Bates 12196.001 Si…Coats & Clark Inc.CDN$ 14.68


Additional Supplies:

  • 2 black buttons (25-30 mm) 
  • Polyester Fibrefill for snout
  • Yarn Needle

Yarn Needle

Clover Tapestry Needles – $5.40

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Pattern Features

This pattern comes with a loop stitch tutorial and a video tutorial on how to crochet the base hood.  You can check out the Hood Video HERE.  Always check your pattern for a coupon code. Most of them are FREE with your pattern purchase.

Watch how to crochet the loop stitch here

You will also need to know how to crochet the Extended Single Crochet (esc) for this pattern.

Our Hooded Woodland Squirrel Blanket has a big fluffy tail that extends over the hood or rolls down the back of blanket. He also includes little paws to stick your hands in with little fingers added.

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The squirrel blanket folds into the hood for easy storage and makes a cute pillow!

I hope you enjoy the Hooded Woodland Squirrel Blanket and that you can share one with someone who loves them!

Thanks so much for supporting me with a pattern purchase!  You can purchase the Hooded Woodland Squirrel Blanket that includes child and adult size HERE

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