Initial Baby Blanket

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Initial Baby Blanket Pattern


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Initial Baby Blanket Initial Baby blanket

Pattern Details:

Pattern Details




Home Decor



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit
  • purl
  • change color
  • cable

Pattern Description:

This baby blanket is the perfect keepsake gift. The main piece is knit in a basketweave pattern which is always a classic. The border is a cable that frames the entire piece. In the center we added an initial to make this blanket even more personalized. For those of you who like to get a head start on gift knitting, you can use the first or last name initial. The pattern comes with all of the letters charted out. There are so many great color combinations you can do for either a boy or girl. 26"x 32"


400 yards of main color in a chunky weight yarn (3.5 sts per inch)
200 yards of border color.
Cable needle
#10.5 needle


3.5sts. per inch


  • 600 yards of chunky weight yarn
  • #10.5 needle
  • cable needle

Suggested yarn:

600 yards of Chunky weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:



2 colors

About Designer

About Designer

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Thank you for visiting my store. There are patterns for everyone and all levels of knitting. After having my own knitting store for 6 years I decided to close the doors and have 3 children. Now, I am thrilled to be able to share all of my most popular designs and many new are constantly arriving. I am happy to answer any questions you may have along the way. I hope you enjoy knitting these as ...

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