FTCH23 Easy Knit Baby Blankets 1
Design by Bev Galeskas
Three styles, all in worsted weight yarn for fast and easy knitting.
Sizes: Ruffled Ridges: (in pink) 36″ x 40″ (91 x 102 cm).
Two-Color Thermal Knit: (in cream and yellow) 36″ x 36″ (91 x 91 cm).
Diamonds: (in blue) 35″ x 40″ (89 x 102 cm).
Yarn Requirements: Worsted weight yarn. Ruffled Ridges: 1250 yds (1143m).
Two-Color Thermal Knit: 1000 yds (914m) of main color and 400 yds (366m) of contrast.
Diamonds: 1250 yds (1143m). Photographed models are made in Lamb’s Pride Super Wash Worsted from Brown Sheep Co.
Needles: All styles, 29″ (80cm) circular needles in US size 8 (5mm), or size needed to obtain the gauge. Two color thermal knit blanket also requires a size 7 (4.5mm) circular needle for border.
Blankets are all worked back and forth in rows. The circular needle is used to accommodate the size. It is also required to work the pattern stitch of the thermal knit blanket.
Gauge: 18 sts = 4″ (10cm) in stockinette stitch with larger needles.