Note: There is no RS or WS of Blanket.
When sewing strips tog, flip every alt Strip to create chevron effect.
Strip (make 6).
With A, ch 29.
1st row: 1 dc in 4th ch from hook (counts as 2 dc). 1 dc in each ch to end of ch. Turn. 27 dc.
2nd row: Ch 3 (counts as dc). Yoh and draw up a loop in each of next 2 sts. Yoh and draw through 2 loops on hook. Yoh and draw through all 3 loops on hook – dc2tog made. 1 dc in each of next 23 dc. 2 dc in last dc. Turn.
3rd row: Ch 3 (counts as dc). 1 dc in first dc. 1 dc in each dc to last 2 dc. Dc2tog over last 2 dc. Turn.
Rep last 2 rows until work from beg measures approx 6 ins [15 cm], ending with a 3rd row. Join MC.
With MC, rep last 2 rows until work from beg measures approx 49 ins [124.5 cm], ending with a 3rd row.
With A, rep last 2 rows until work from beg measures approx 55 ins [139.5 cm], ending with a 3rd row. Fasten off.
Sew Strips tog, flipping every alt Strip to create chevron effect.
Side edges: 1st row: Join A with sl st to top left corner of Blanket. Ch 1. Work 1 row of sc down side edge of Blanket. Turn.
2nd row: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc to end of row. Turn.
Rep last row once more. Fasten off.
Rep for other side.
Tassel: (make 12). Cut a piece of cardboard 5½ ins [14 cm] wide. Wind A around cardboard 20 times. Break yarn, leaving a long end and thread end through a needle. Slip needle through all loops and tie tightly. Remove cardboard and wind yarn tightly around loops ¾ inch [1.5 cm] below fold. Fasten securely. Cut through rem loops and trim ends evenly.
Sew one Tassel to each point of Blanket.