This blanket features wide stripes and tassels reminiscent of a store awning. Shown in Patons Decor.
Step 1:Select your options
- Single Size
Approx. 50 x 65 ins [127 x 166.5 cm]
Step 2:Click each color to change it or go with the colors recommended by the designer
Dec = decrease(ing)
Inc = Increase(ing)
K = knit
psso = pass slipped stitch over
Sl1 = Slip next stitch knitwise.
st(s) = stitch(es)
Details & Instructions
|Approx. 50 x 65 ins [127 x 166.5 cm]|
|Main Color (MC) Taupe (87631)||8|
|Contrast A ()||4|
|Contrast B ()||2|
|Contrast C ()||4|
|Size 4½ mm (U.S. 7) knitting needles or size needed to obtain tension.|
19 sts and 38 rows = 4 ins [10 cm] in garter st.
Strips (With MC, make 4. With A, make 2. With C, make 2. With B, make 1.)
Cast on 1 st.
1st row: (Wrong Side). Inc 1.
2nd row: K1. Inc 1. 3 sts.
3rd row: Knit.
4th row: K1. Inc 1. K1. 4 sts.
5th row: K1. Inc 1. K2. 5 sts.
6th row: K1. Inc 1. K1. Inc 1. K1. 7 sts.
7th and alt rows: Knit.
8th row: K1. Inc 1. K3. Inc 1. K1. 9 sts.
Cont in this manner inc to 27 sts.
Cont in garter st (knit every row) until work from beg measures approx. 62½ ins [158.5 cm] ending with right side facing for next row.
Next row: K1. Sl1. K1. psso. K21. Sl1. K1. psso. K1. 25 sts.
Next row: Knit.
Next row: K1. Sl1. K1. psso. K19. Sl1. K1. psso. K1. 23 sts.
Next row: Knit.
Cont in this manner dec to 2 sts on needle. Cast off.
Sew strips together using a flat seam.
Tassels: (With MC, make 8. With A, make 4. With C, make 4. With B, make 2.) Cut a piece of cardboard 8 ins [20.5 cm] wide. Wind yarn around cardboard 40 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 7 times tightly around loops 1¼ ins [4 cm] below fold. Fasten securely. Cut through rem loops and trim ends evenly. Sew tassels to each end of strip as illustrated.