Soft and cuddly knit blanket makes an easy baby shower gift.
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- Single Size
Approx 41" [104 cm] square.
Step 2:Click each color to change it or go with the colors recommended by the designer
Beg = beginning
K = knit
k2tog = Knit next 2 stitches together.
M1 = Make 1 stitch by picking up horizontal loop lying before next stitch and knitting into back of loop.
P2tog = purl two stitches together
pat = pattern
rep = repeat
Sl1 = Slip next stitch knitwise.
ssk = Slip next 2 stitches knitwise one at a time. Pass them back onto left-hand needle, then knit through back loops together.
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
yo = yarn over the needle (makes 1 extra stitch)
Details & Instructions
|Approx 41" [104 cm] square.|
|Contrast A Yellow (49620)||8|
|Contrast B Blue (49128)||2|
|Size U.S. 11 (8 mm) circular knitting needle 32" [81.5 cm] long or size needed to obtain gauge.|
12 sts and 16 rows = 4" [10 cm] in stocking st.
With B, cast on 108 sts. Do not join.
Working back and forth across needle in rows, proceed as follows: Knit 9 rows (garter st), noting first row is WS.
Next row: (RS). K3. *M1. K7. Rep from * to end of row. 123 sts. Break B.
With A, proceed in pat as follows:
1st row: (WS). Purl.
2nd row: K1. K2tog. *(K1. yo. K1) all in next st. Sl1. K2tog. psso. Rep from * to last 4 sts. (K1. yo. K1) all in next st. ssk. K1. Rep last 2 rows for pat until work from beg measures 39" [99 cm], ending on a 2nd row. Break A.
Next row: (WS). With B, P3. *P2tog. P6. Rep from * to end of row. 108 sts.
Knit 9 rows (garter st).
Cast off knitwise (WS).
Side edging: With RS facing and B, pick up and knit 121 sts evenly along side edge of Blanket.
Knit 8 rows (garter st). Cast off knitwise (WS).
Rep across opposite side edge.