Shark Attack! Crochet Blanket
Thanks to the epitome of all shark movies, Jaws, and new cult classics like Sharknado and the annual Shark Week, one of the ocean's scariest residents has enjoyed a high level of popularity. It's hard not to be fascinated by these creatures, so embrace the beast with this Shark Attack! Crochet Blanket that looks as though you are being devoured feet-first. The pattern has an eye for detail, especially with the pointy teeth and perfectly shaped fin. This themed blanket will be a hit, and there is no better way to curl up and prepare for the summer influx of shark shows than this snug afghan.
Crochet HookI/9 or 5.5 mm hook, K/10.5 or 6.5 mm hook
Yarn Weight(4) Medium Weight/Worsted Weight and Aran (16-20 stitches to 4 inches)
- Red Heart Super Saver Medium (worsted) weight yarn: For the Large size I used approximately 1700 yards of Gray Heather, Small amounts of Black, White, and Cherry Red.
- Crochet hooks: sizes K-6.50 mm (for blanket part) AND I-5.50 mm (for fin and embellishments)
- Yarn Needle
- Stuffing (optional)
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