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Heirloom baby blanket knitting pattern. Available in 5 different sizes!

About:

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

Techniques:

  • Knit Flat {Back & Forth}
  • Increase Stitch
  • Decrease Stitch
  • Lace Stitch

Materials:

  • Yarn Weight: Super Bulky
  • Yardage: 350 ā€“ 750 yards {320 ā€“ 686 meters}
  • Suggested Yarn: Lion Brand Wool Ease Thick & Quick
  • Needle Size: US 11 {8mm} Knitting Needles with a 40″ {100cm} Cable
  • {Learn About Yarn Substitutes.}

Sizes:

  • Baby: 33″ Ɨ 33″ {83cm x 83cm} {CO 75 STS} {4-5 skeins}
  • Toddler: 36″ x 60″ {91cm x 152cm} {CO 87 STS} {8-9 skeins}
  • Throw: 36″ x 48″{91cm x 122cm} {CO 87 STS} {6-7 skeins}
  • Square: 48″ x 48″ {122cm x 122cm} {CO 111 STS} {7-8 skeins}
  • Twin: 36″ x 75″ {91cm x 190cm} {CO 87 STS} {10-11 skeins}

Details:

  • Gauge: 9 STS & 14 rows per 4″ {10cm} square, knit in the pattern below

Notes:

  • Not reversible
  • CO edge is the width
  • Knit using the baby fern knit stitch
  • Knit flat, back & forth, on circular needles
  • A circular needle is used to accommodate the large number of CO stitches

Pattern, Knit Flat {Back & Forth}:

  • CO desired # of STS, see Sizes section above.
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  • Row 1 {WS}: K3 *{S1PW, P1} 4 times, S1PW* K3
  • Row 2 {RS}: K3 *{K1, S1PW} 4 times, K1* K3
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  • Row 3, 5, 7 {WS}: *K3, P9* K3
  • Row 4 {RS}: *K3, K2TOG, K2, YO, K1, YO, K2, S1PW, K1, PSSO* K3
  • Row 6 {RS}: *K3, K2TOG, K1, YO, K3, YO, K1, S1PW, K1, PSSO* K3
  • Row 8 {RS}: *K3, K2TOG, YO, K5, YO, S1PW, K1, PSSO* K3
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  • Repeat rows 3-8,
  • 18 more times for a BABY blanket
  • 38 more times for a TODDLER blanket
  • 30 more times for a THROW or SQUARE blanket
  • 48 more times for a TWIN blanket
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  • To end the blanket follow the next 4 rows:
  • Row 1 {WS}: *K3, P9* K3
  • Row 2 {RS}: K3 *{K1, S1PW} 4 times, K1* K3
  • Row 3 {WS}: K3 *{S1PW, P1} 4 times, S1PW* K3
  • Row 4 {RS}: BO in the *K1, P1* pattern
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  • Weave in the ends.
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  • Block, if desired.

Abbreviations:

  • * – * – repeat between *
  • BO – bind-off in pattern
  • CO – cast-on {long-tail cast-on method}
  • K – knit stitches {K1 means to knit 1 stitch}
  • K2TOG – knit 2 stitches together
  • P – purl stitches {P2 means to purl 2 stitches}
  • PSSO – pass slipped stitch over
  • RS – right side
  • S1PW – slip one stitch purl-wise
  • STS – stitches
  • WS – wrong side
  • YO – yarn over

Gauge:

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CARING : Blanket Knitting Pattern

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