Dinosaur Dynasty

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Dinosaur Dynasty Pattern

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Knitting: Dinosaur Dynasty
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

Category:

Knitting

Type:

Home Decor

Item:

Blanket/Bedspread

Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit, purl
  • Arched Cable stitch - instructions included

Pattern Description:

Knowing little boys love dinosaurs, I first found the green yarn that yelled DINOSAURS at me. For the finished blanket, I wanted move away from the simple end repeats of the designs that are found in my earlier patterns. Seeing the Arched Cable stitch in a pattern book solved my dilemma.

The arched cable repeats inside the inner and outer seed stitch borders, creates the perfect field for the 4 dynamic dinosaurs. The dinosaurs are patterned so the are situated diagonally in the corners of this field.

Wouldn't your little guy like to snuggle up in this blanket?

Gauge:

5 stitches, 7 rows per inch stockinette

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Guage: 5 stitches, 7 rows for 1 inch
  • Finished blanket 28"x31" (approximately)

Materials:

  • 900-1000-yards worsted weight

You Will Also Need:

  • size 7 circular needle
  • stitch markers, optional but recommeded
  • cable needle or 1 double pointed needle

Suggested yarn:

1000 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Berroco Vintage or Berroco Comfort

About Designer

About Designer

Lil Pig on craftsy.com

I?m a mid-western farm girl transplanted to the West Coast. I learned to knit in my 8th grade home-ec class. My first major project as a beginner was making a lacy knit stole for my Grandmother. After a long hot summer of knitting, it won first prize at the county 4-H fair and a second place at the Indiana State Fair.

I?ve continued to knit off and on for over 40+ years. I prefer simpler ...

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