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Pumpkin Patch Baby Blanket

from Dawn Brocco
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Pumpkin Patch Baby Blanket
Pumpkin Patch Baby Blanket
Pumpkin Patch Baby Blanket

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit, purl, inc, dec, double dec

Pattern Description:

This fun baby blanket is knit with doubled strands of Cascade Yarns Eco+ Peruvian wool yarn, which is soft enough for a baby.

The pumpkin blocks are portable, which is helpful when working on a large project. The blanket is comprised of six whole and four half blocks.

Each block is mattress stitched or slip stitch crocheted to its neighbor, then the rows of blocks are duplicate stitched together. The seed stitch edging is worked one side at a time. The pumpkin stems are knit, then sewn on. The couched vine tendrils lend the final embellishment.

Gauge:

14 sts and 20 rows = 4" (10 cm) in St st with 2 strands yarn and size 10.5 (6.5 mm) ndls or size to give gauge.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 32" Wide x 40" Long

Materials:

  • Cascade Yarns Eco+, 100% Peruvian wool, approx. 478 yd / 250 gram hank: 3 hanks #2749 Orange (MC) and 1 hank #7097 Forest Green (CC). Yarn is used double throughout, unless noted otherwise.
  • 29-32" US size 10.5 (6.5 mm) ckns or long straight ndls

You Will Also Need:

  • Tapestry needle, Stitch holders or waste yarn, Crochet hook, approx. size G-I, Straight pins
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$6.00

Intermediate
Knitting
Home Decor
Blanket/Bedspread
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