Block 1: Beg with jacquard section of yarn, cast on 56 sts. Do not join. *Beg with a knit row, work jacquard section in stocking st until at least 1 full row of light solid color section after a jacquard section has been worked, ending with a knit row.
Proceed in garter st (knit every row), ending with 1 or 2 full garter ridges of light solid section after dark section and with a WS row.*
Rep from * to * until work from beg measures approx 10 ins [25.5 cm], ending with a WS row. Cast off.
Blocks 2 to 9: Following Diagram, with RS of work facing and jacquard section of yarn, pick up and knit 56 sts across side of corresponding Block.
Work as given for Block 1.
Sew remaining seams.
Edging: Cast on 17 sts.
Proceed in garter st (knit every row) until edging measures length to fit around entire Blanket, gathering at each corner and sewing in position as you work using flat seam. Cast off. Sew cast on and cast off edges tog.