The first 3 parts of Charlotte are also the first 3 parts for Charlotte’s Universe Blanket CAL, so I am sharing these first 3 parts with you in quick succession. The original Charlotte’s Universe as design by Dedri Uys is made using 3 colors, but I am going slightly over the top with 7 colors of Scheepjes Stone Washed for my Strawberry Ice Cream version. Still, Part 3 is a very calm part and I am actually only using 2 colors.
- Charlotte’s Universe on Ravelry
- Charlotte’s Universe on Look at What I made Blog
- Charlotte’s Universe Video Tutorial Overview on It’s all in a Nutshell
- Charlotte’s Universe Playlist Video Tutorials – RIGHT HANDED
- Charlotte’s Universe Playlist Video Tutorials – LEFT HANDED
- **Charlotte’s Universe yarn kits**
- Charlotte’s Universe Facebook group
Video Tutorial Part 3
You can find the RIGHT HANDED and LEFT HANDED video tutorials for Charlotte’s Universe on my YouTube channel. In the video description you will find time points that mark the start of each round.
My Strawberry Ice Cream Charlotte’s Universe & Color Placement
I am using the following 7 colors of Scheepjes Stone Washed for my Strawberry Ice Cream Charlotte’s Universe together with a 3.5mm hook.
I have yarn kits available in my SHOP for Charlotte’s Universe Strawberry Ice Cream in Scheepjes Stone Washed yarn.
- 10 x Color A – 821 Pink Quartzite
- 9 x Color B – 820 Rose Quartz
- 5 x Color C – 810 Garnet
- 5 x Color D – 818 Lilac Quartz
- 5 x Color E – 811 Deep Amethyst
- 7 x Color F – 836 Tourmaline
- 2 x Color G – 819 New Jade
You can buy Scheepjes Stone Washed yarn from Wool Warehouse (UK/Int), The Knitting Network (UK/Int), Caro’s Atelier (NL/EU), and many other Scheepjes stockists world wide!
My color placement for my Strawberry Ice Cream Charlotte’s Universe Part 3 using a 3.5mm hook is as follows:
|29||C – 810 Garnet|
|30||C – 810 Garnet|
|31||B – 820 Rose Quartz|
|32||B – 820 Rose Quartz|
|33||B – 820 Rose Quartz|
|34||B – 820 Rose Quartz|
|35||B – 820 Rose Quartz|
|36||B – 820 Rose Quartz|
Want a peep at where I am going with my blanket? Here an overview of my Charlotte’s Universe up to Part 9.
Official Yarn Kits
There are three official colorways for the Charlotte’s Universe blanket; Vintage Charlotte, Sunshine Charlotte and Pink Charlie. You can of course make the blanket in any colorway you like, and knowing Dedri she will love to see all your color combinations! Dedri has made the original Vintage blanket using Scheepjes Softfun Aquarel (DK/Light Worsted Weight/#3).
If you would like to make your own color combination, you will need 37 balls of Scheepjes Softfun (DK/Light Worsted Weight/#3) in the following combination, where color B is the contrast color.
- 21 balls of Color A
- 10 balls of Color B
- 6 balls of Color C
You can find more tips and a coloring chart to help you find your perfect color placement on Dedri’s blog HERE.
There are Charlotte’s Universe kits available from Wool Warehouse (UK/Int), or you can purchase Scheepjes Stoftfun yarn individually from Caro’s Atelier (NL) or many Scheepjes stockists world wide!
Dedri has created a Facebook Group especially for Charlotte’s Universe. This is a good place to post your questions and show your work.
If you are using my videos or would just like to show me your work, use hashtag #itsallinanutshell on Instagram to help me find it, or share your work in my It’s all in a Nutshell Crochet Nuts group on Facebook.
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