Soft 'n Simple Baby Blanket

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Soft 'n Simple Baby Blanket

designed by Donna Childs
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This triple-stranded baby blanket makes a quick and cozy gift!

Measurements

Single Size
30”/76cm x 36”/91.5cm
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The materials for this project cost $41.12

Step 1:

Select your options

Size:

  • Single Size

30”/76cm x 36”/91.5cm

Step 2:

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

Contrast A

Simply Soft | White, 9701Edit Color
$12.87

Contrast B

Simply Soft | Orchid, 9717Edit Color
$8.58

Contrast C

Simply Soft | Light Country Peach, 9737Edit Color
$8.58

Single Point Aluminum Knitting Needles 14"

Size 15/10mm
$5.10

Tapestry Needle Set

3/Pkg
$5.99
The materials for this project cost $41.12

Abbreviations

co = cast on

st(s) = stitch(es)

Details & Instructions

MEASUREMENTS

30”/76cm x 36”/91.5cm

MATERIALS

Simply Soft (170 g/6. oz;288 m/315 yds)
Contrast A White (9701) 3
Contrast B Orchid (9717) 2
Contrast C Light Country Peach (9737) 2
One pair size U.S. 15 (10mm) needles or size to obtain gauge Yarn needle

GAUGE

In Garter stitch, 10 sts and 20 rows = 4”/10cm

INSTRUCTIONS

NOTES
Roll one skein of orchid into two separate balls. .Repeat with peach skein.
For best results always change color on a right side row. 
 
STITCHES USED
Garter stitch (Garter st):
Knit every row.
BLANKET
Holding 3 strands of B tog, CO 72 sts.
Next row (RS): Knit.
Cont in Garter st for 3”/7.5cm.
Drop 1 strand B and pick up 1 strand A.
Cont with 2 strands B and 1 strand A in Garter st for 4”/10cm.
Drop 1 strand B and pick up 1 strand A.
Cont with 1 strand B and 2 strands A in Garter st for 5”/12.5cm.
Drop 1 strand B and pick up 1 strand A.
Cont with 3 strands A in Garter st for 12”/30.5cm.
Drop 1 strand A and pick up 1 strand C.
Cont with 2 strands A and 1 strand C in Garter st for 5”/12.5cm.
Drop 1 strand A and pick up 1 strand C.
Cont with 1 strand A and 2 strands C in Garter st for 4”/10cm.
Drop 1 strand A and pick up 1 strand C.
Cont with 3 strands C in Garter st for 3”/7.5cm. 
BO with C.
FINISHING
Using yarn needle, weave in all ends.