Little Butterfly Baby Blanket
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Approx 38" x 42" [96.5 x 106.5 cm].
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Approx = approximately
Butterfly loop = Insert right-hand needle from below under 3 loose strands on RS of work. Yarn over needle and draw up a loop (gathering loop). Purl next stitch and slip gathering loop over purl stitch.
Dec = decrease(ing)
Inc = Increase(ing)
K = knit
P = purl
pat = pattern
rem = remain(ing)
rep = repeat
RS = right side
Sl5wyif = Slip next 5 stitches with yarn at front of work.
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
yb = bring yarn into back of work
yf = bring yarn into front of work
Details & Instructions
|Approx 38" x 42" [96.5 x 106.5 cm].|
|Main Color (MC) Billowy Blue (76143)||8|
|Size 6 mm (U.S. 10) circular knitting needle, 32” [80 cm] long or size needed to obtain tension.|
15 sts and 20 rows = 4” [10 cm] in stocking st.
Cast on 138 sts. Do not join. Working back and forth across needle in rows, knit 5 rows (garter st), noting 1st row is WS and inc 5 sts evenly across last row. 143 sts.
Work 6 rows stocking st.
Proceed in pat as follows:
1st row: (RS). K6. (yf. Sl5wyif. yb. K9) 9 times. yf. Sl5wyif. yb. K6.
2nd and 4th rows: K4. Purl to last 4 sts. K4.
3rd and 5th rows: As 1st row.
6th row: K4. P4. *Butterfly loop. P13. Rep from * to last 9 sts. Butterfly loop. P4. K4.
7th, 9th and 11th rows: Knit.
8th, 10th and 12th rows: As 2nd row.
13th, 15th and 17th rows: K4. (K9. yf. Sl5wyif. yb) 9 times. K13.
14th and 16th rows: As 2nd row.
18th row: K4. P11. *Butterfly loop. P13. Rep from * to last 16 sts. Butterfly loop.
19th, 21st and 23rd rows: Knit.
20th, 22nd and 24th rows: As 2nd row.
Rep 1st to 24th rows of Butterfly Pat 7 times more, then 1st to 12th row once more, dec 5 sts evenly across last row. 138 sts.
Knit 5 rows (garter st). Cast off knitwise (WS).