Fading Waves Blanket

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Fading Waves Blanket

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Ridged blanket with a gradient striping pattern. 

Single Size
Approx 36" [91.4 cm] square
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The materials for this project cost $38.38

Step 1:

Select your options


  • Single Size
Approx 36" [91.4 cm] square

Step 2:

Click each color to change it or go with the colors recommended by the designer

Contrast A

Pipsqueak | Baby Blue, 59128Edit Color

Contrast B

Pipsqueak | Whitey White, 59005Edit Color

Bernat Pattern Book:

Blankets, Bunnies and Bears | Blankets, Bunnies and Bears, 530209Edit Version

Takumi Bamboo Circular Knitting Needles 36"

Size 9/5.5mm
The materials for this project cost $38.38


Approx = approximately

cont = continue(ity)

K = knit

k2tog = Knit next 2 stitches together.

pat = pattern

rep = repeat

st(s) = stitch(es)

WS = wrong side

yo = yarn over the needle (makes 1 extra stitch)

Details & Instructions


Approx 36" [91.4 cm] square


Pipsqueak (100 g/3.5 oz;109 m/120 yds)
Contrast A Baby Blue (59128) 3
Contrast B Whitey White (59005) 3
Size 5.5 mm (U.S. 9) circular knitting needle 36" [90 cm] long or size needed to obtain gauge.


11 sts and 16 rows = 4" [10 cm] in stocking st. 

530209-Cover-Blankets, Bunnies and Bears
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Stripe Pat
With A: 36 rows.
With B: 6 rows.
With A: 18 rows.
With B: 12 rows.
With A: 12 rows.
With B: 18 rows.
With A: 6 rows.
With B: 36 rows.
These 144 rows form Stripe Pat.

With A, cast on 118 sts. Do not join. Working back and forth across needle in rows, proceed as follows:
With A, knit 5 rows (garter st) noting 1st row is WS.

Proceed in Ripple Pat as follows:
1st row: K5. *(K2tog) 3 times. (yo. K1) 6 times. (K2tog) 3 times. Rep from * to last 5 sts. K5.
2nd row: K5. Purl to last 5 sts. K5.
3rd row: Knit. 4th and 5th rows: As 2nd and 3rd rows. 6th row: As 2nd row. These 6 rows form Ripple Pat. First 6 rows of Stripe Pat are complete. Cont in Ripple and Stripe Pat until 144 rows of Stripe Pat are complete. With B, knit 5 rows (garter st). Cast off knitwise (WS).