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Strawberry Baby Blanket

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

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit, purl, inc, dec, Seed3, Drop4 (explained in pattern)
  • simple embroidery

Pattern Description:

This adorable baby blanket is knit with doubled strands of Cascade Yarns Eco+ Peruvian wool yarn.
This yarn is soft enough for a baby and comes in huge hanks, so there's less ends to weave in!

The strawberry is worked in an easy-to-remember stitch pattern. The leaves are sewn on afterwards, and the white "seeds" are embroidered on last.

Gauge:

14 sts and 20 rows = 4" (10 cm) in St st and 12 sts and 24 rows = 4" over smaller or larger strawberry stitch pattern, with 2 strands yarn and size 10.5 ndls or size to give gauge.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 37" wide x 37" long

Materials:

  • Cascade Yarns Eco+, 100% Peruvian wool, approx. 478 yd / 250 gram hank: 3 hanks #0507 Strawberry Red (MC), 1 hank each #7009 Leaf Green (A) and #8010 Natural. (Only 2.75 ozs (155 yds) of A and 1 oz (55 yds) of B are needed.)
  • Yarn is used double throughout.
  • 29-32" (or longer) US size 10.5 (6.5 mm) ckns

You Will Also Need:

  • Tapestry needle, Stitch markers, Stitch holders or waste yarn, Pins
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$6.00

Intermediate
Knitting
Home Decor
Blanket/Bedspread
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