Plaid Baby Blanket

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Plaid Baby Blanket

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This plaid blanket looks great in fun bright colors. Measures approximately 27.5x36.5 in (70x92.5 cm). Shown in Bernat Baby. Size 5.5mm (U.S. 9) knitting needles.

Single Size
Approx 27½ ins [70 cm] wide x 36½ ins [92.5 cm] long.
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The materials for this project cost $28.29

Step 1:

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Size:

  • Single Size
Measurements
Approx 27½ ins [70 cm] wide x 36½ ins [92.5 cm] long.

Step 2:

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

MC

Baby Blanket | Baby Yellow, 03615Edit Color
$11.97

A

Baby Blanket | Baby Blue, 03202Edit Color
$7.98

B

Baby Blanket | Baby Green, 03230 is discontinued. Click 'Edit Color' to select other shade.Edit Color
$3.99

Single Point Aluminum Knitting Needles 14"

Size 9/5.5mm
$4.35
The materials for this project cost $28.29

Abbreviations

RS = right side

WS = wrong side

Details & Instructions

MEASUREMENTS

Measurements
Approx 27½ ins [70 cm] wide x 36½ ins [92.5 cm] long.

MATERIALS

Blanket
Bernat Baby Blanket (100 g/3.5 oz;78 m/86 yds)
MC Yellow (03615) 3
A Baby Blue (03202) 2
B Baby Green () 1
Size 5.5 mm (U.S. 9) knitting needles or size needed to obtain gauge.

GAUGE

13 sts and 24 rows = 4 ins [10 cm] in stocking st. One square = 4½ ins [11.5 cm].

INSTRUCTIONS

Square: (make 48).
With A, cast on 29 sts.
1st row: (WS). Knit.
2nd row: K13. Sl1. K2tog. psso. Knit to end of row. 27 sts.
3rd row: Knit. Break A.
4th row: (RS). With MC, K12. Sl1. K2tog. psso. Knit to end
of row. 25 sts.
5th row: Knit.
6th row: K11. Sl1. K2tog. psso. Knit to end of row. 23 sts.
7th row: Knit. Do not break MC.
8th row: With B, K10. Sl1. K2tog. psso. Knit to end of row.
21 sts.
9th row: Knit. Break B.
With MC, cont dec 2 sts on next and every following alt row,
as established, to 5 sts.
Next row: (RS). K1. Sl1. K2tog. psso. K1. 3 sts.
Next row: Sl1. K2tog. psso. Fasten off (upper left corner).
FINISHING: Sew squares tog using flat seam to form blanket
6 squares wide by 8 squares long (see Diagram).
Upper edging: With RS of work facing and A, pick up and
knit 14 sts across each square along top edge of Blanket. 84 sts.
Knit 3 rows. Cast off knitwise (WS).
Left side edging: With RS of work facing and A, starting
at upper left corner, pick up and knit 3 sts along side of
Upper Edging, 14 sts across each square down side of
Blanket. 115 sts.
Knit 3 rows. Cast off knitwise (WS).
Embroider Plaid Lines: With B, embroider chain stitch to
complete thin plaid lines (matching dotted lines in Diagram).