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{FREE} GRACE : Cable Blanket Knitting Pattern

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FREE Cable Blanket Knitting Pattern. This is a stockinette stitch blanket with cables on the top and bottom edges to dress it up a bit. Simple & elegant.

About:

  • Available Sizes: Five
  • Pattern Format: Written Pattern, No Chart
  • Pattern Language: English
  • Skill Level: Advanced Beginner
  • PDF Format: Printer & Mobile Friendly

Techniques:

  • Knit Flat {Back & Forth}
  • Knit & Purl Stitches
  • Cable Stitch

Materials:

  • Yarn Weight: Super Bulky
  • Yardage: 350 – 750 yards {320 – 686 meters}
  • Suggested Yarn: Lion Brand Wool Ease Thick & Quick
  • Needle Size: US 13 {9mm} Knitting Needles with a 32″ {80cm} Cable
  • Extras: Cable Needle
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Details:

  • Gauge: 8 1/4 STS & 12 rows per 4” {10cm} square {knit flat in stockinette stitch}

Notes:

  • Not reversible.
  • Knit top down.
  • The CO edge is the width.
  • Knit using a Cable Knit Stitch & Stockinette Stitch.
  • Knit flat, back & forth on circular needles.
  • A circular needle is used to accommodate the large number of CO stitches.

Size Chart:

  • Baby {CO 62 STS} 30×34”/76x86cm {3-4 skeins}
  • Toddler {CO 80 STS} 39”x60”/99x152cm {6-7 skeins}
  • Throw {CO 74 STS} 36”x48”/91x122cm {4-5 skeins}
  • Square {CO 98 STS} 48”x48”/122x122cm {5-6 skeins}
  • Twin {CO 80 STS} 39”x75”/99x190cm {7-8 skeins}

Video:

Pattern, Knit Flat {Back & Forth}:

  • CO 62 {74, 80, 98} STS {see the Size Chart}
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  • Beginning Cable Rows:
  • Row 1, 3, 5, 7 {WS}: *K2, P4* K2
  • Row 2, 6 {RS}: K2 *K4, P2* K4, K2
  • Rows 4 & 8 {RS}: K2, *C4F, P2* C4F, K2
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  • Stockinette Stitch Middle:
  • All ODD rows 11-? {WS}: K2 *P* K2
  • All EVEN rows 12-? {RS}: *K*
  • Follow in the stockinette stitch until you’ve reached your desired length, minus 2 1/2”/6cm.
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  • Ending Cable Rows:
  • Row 1 {RS}: K2, *C4F, P2* C4F, K2
  • Row 2 {WS}:*K2, P4* K2
  • Row 3 {RS}: K2 *K4, P2* K4, K2
  • Row 4 {WS}: *K2, P4* K2
  • Row 5 {RS}: K2, *C4F, P2* C4F, K2
  • Row 6 {WS}: *K2, P4* K2
  • Row 7 {RS}: K2 *K4, P2* K4, K2
  • Row 8 {WS}: BO in the *K2, P4* K2 pattern
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  • Weave in ends.
  • No blocking required.

Abbreviations:

  • * – * – repeat between * to end of round
  • BO – bind-off in pattern
  • C4F – cable4front {Transfer 2 stitches to a cable needle and hold it in the front of your work, knit the next 2 stitches and then knit the 2 stitches off the cable needle}
  • CO – cast-on {long-tail cast-on method}
  • K – knit stitches {K1 means to knit 1 stitch}
  • P – purl stitches {P2 means to purl 2 stitches}
  • RS – right side
  • STS – stitches
  • WS – wrong side
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