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This is a super, super bulky blanket. Yes, it’s twice as bulky because it’s knitted using 2 skeins of super bulky yarn at once. Making it twice as squishy, twice as cozy and twice as warm! This is an easy pattern using only knit and purl stitches and a 2 row repeat, so it’s easy to memorize knit while you binge watch your favorite TV show.

 

About:

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

 

Techniques:

Knit Flat {Back & Forth}
Knit & Purl Stitches

 

Materials:

Yarn Weight: Super Bulky
Yardage: 636 – 6784 yards {582 – 6203 meters}
Suggested Yarn: Lion Brand Wool Ease Thick & Quick
Needle Size: US 19 {15mm} Knitting Needles with a 40″ {100cm} Cable
{You might be able to use a 32″ {80cm} cable.}
{I used a 40″ {100cm} cable for the throw size and had plenty of room to do a Square.}
{Learn About Yarn Substitutes.}

 

Sizes:

Receiving: 26″ x 35″ {66cm x 89cm} {CO 39 STS} {5 – 6 skeins}
Baby bed: 36″ x 36″ {91cm x 91cm} {CO 55 STS} {6 – 7 skeins}
Toddler: 45″ x 59″ {114cm x 150cm} {CO 67 STS} {15 – 16 skeins}
Throw: 30″ x 75″ {76cm x 191cm} {CO 45 STS} {12 – 13 skeins}
Square: 46″ x 46″ {117cm x 117cm} {CO 69 STS} {12 – 13 skeins}
Twin: 66″ x 86″ {168cm x 218cm} {CO 99 STS} {38 – 39 skeins}
Queen: 90″ x 90″ {229cm x 229cm} {CO 135 STS} {42 – 46 skeins}
King: 108″ x 108″ {274cm x 274cm} {CO 163 STS} {60 – 64 skeins}

 

Details:

Gauge: 6 STS & 8 rows per 4″ {10cm} square, knit in the pattern below

 

Notes:

Not reversible
CO edge is the width
Knit using the broken rib knit stitch
Knit flat, back & forth, on circular needles
Knit holding 2 strands of yarn together throughout
A circular needle is used to accommodate the large number of CO stitches

 

Pattern, Knit Flat {Back & Forth}:

Knit holding 2 strands of yarn together throughout.
CO desired # of STS, see Sizes section above.

Row 1 {WS}: *K1, P1* K1
Row 2 {RS}: *K*
Repeat rows 1 & 2 until desired length.

The last row you knit should be a Row 2 and then BO in the K1, P1 pattern, this will make the bind-off edge stretchier.

Weave in the ends.

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}
P – purl stitches {P2 means to purl 2 stitches}
RS – right side
STS – stitches
WS – wrong side

 

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{FREE} Blanket Knitting Pattern : Wandering

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