Points of Light Baby Blanket

from Desert Rose Designs

Points of Light Baby Blanket Pattern


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Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit
  • purl
  • slip stitches
  • pick up stitches
  • reverse single crochet

Pattern Description:

In crib or carriage, your little one will stay toasty warm & comfortable wrapped in this blanket! "Points of Light" is sized is just right - not too big, not too little - for daily use.

Using five shades of a single color family, blended in an easy slip stitch pattern, lends a luminous quality to "Points of Light". Your friends will marvel at the results, while only you will know how easy it was to knit.

Or give the blanket a totally different look by using primary colors, variegated yarns or contrasting colors in place of the single color family. The slip stitch pattern is both written and charted so you can choose which you prefer to work with.

"Points of Light Baby Blanket" makes a stunning gift for that special baby. The sample shown is patiently waiting for it's yet to be conceived grandchild.


19 sts and 37 rows = 4 inches in Slip Stitch pattern

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 29 inches x 32 inches


  • 250 yds/6.5 oz worsted weight yarn - light color A
  • 250 yds/6.5 oz worsted weight yarn - light-medium color B
  • 250 yds/6.5 oz worsted weight yarn - medium color C
  • 250 yds/6.5 oz worsted weight yarn - medium-dark color D
  • 250 yds/6.5 oz worsted weight yarn -dark color E
  • US 9 (5.5mm) 29-inch circular needle (to accommodate the number of sts)
  • H/8 (5.0mm) crochet hook

You Will Also Need:

  • tapestry needle

About Designer

About Designer

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I've been a 'crafter' all my life, and especially enjoy fiber arts. My first professional design was published in 2005, and since then I've had my designs published in knit.wear, Knitscene, Creative Knitting, Love of Knitting, Knitcircus, Twist Collective, Three Irish Girls Yarns, Universal Yarns, and Cascade Yarns, along with several books by DRG Publications.

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