Soft Shades Blanket

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Soft Shades Blanket

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A gentle waffle stitch is knit in pale shades of Patons Astra to make this lovely blanket.

Measurements

Single Size
Approx 32 x 38 ins [81.5 x 96.5 cm]
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The materials for this project cost $18.98

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Size:

  • Single Size

Approx 32 x 38 ins [81.5 x 96.5 cm]

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The materials for this project cost $18.98

Abbreviations

K = knit

P = purl

pat = pattern

rep = repeat

RS = right side

Sl1P = Slip next stitch purlwise.

st(s) = stitch(es)

WS = wrong side

Details & Instructions

MEASUREMENTS

Approx 32 x 38 ins [81.5 x 96.5 cm]

MATERIALS

Patons Astra
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GAUGE

24 sts and 32 rows = 4 ins [10 cm] with larger needle in pat.

INSTRUCTIONS

With smaller needle, cast on 179 sts. Do not join. Working back and forth across needle, proceed as follows: Work 5 rows garter st (knit every row), noting that first row is WS and inc 8 sts evenly across last row. 187 sts.
Change to larger needles and proceed as follows:
1st row: (RS). K3. *Sl1P. K4. Rep from * to last 4 sts. Sl1P. K3.
2nd row: Purl.
3rd and 4th rows: As 1st and 2nd rows once more.
5th row: As 1st row.
6th row: K3. *P1. K4. Rep from * to last 4 sts. P1. K3.
These 6 rows form check pat.
Cont in check pat until Blanket from beg measures approx 37 ins [94 cm], ending on a 4th row of pat and dec 8 sts evenly across last row. 179 sts.
Change to smaller needle and work 5 rows garter st. Cast off knitways (WS).
Side edgings: With RS of work facing and smaller needle pick up and knit 213 sts along each side edge. Work 6 rows garter st. Cast off knitwise (WS).