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Elegantly Simple Baby Blanket

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Category Knitting
Sizing Children
Style Classic, Traditional, Romantic, Retro / Vintage
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What was your source for this knitting project? Online Photo or Website
Name of website or photo HeartStrings #A97 Elegantly Simple Baby Blanket

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What materials did you use? I used Phildar Tweed d'Ete sport weight cotton/acrylic blend yarn for the pictured blanket. Your choice of any sport weight yarn appropriate for baby is encouraged; e.g. Caron Simply Soft Baby or Bernat Baby Coordinates.

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What are you most proud of? Of all the gifts given at a baby shower for my niece (and some of them were quite high-priced), this is the one that was oohed and aahed over the most. It really feels good when something made with my hands is appreciated so much.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Practice on just 30 or 45 stitches. There is just one yarn over pattern row, and the other 3 rows are just plain knit and purl. But on the pattern row, there are 2 stitch sequences that are a bit uncommon (they are the ones that give the stitch pattern it's distinctive texture and lovely sculpted lines. By practicing on the smaller sample, you can let you hands get into the rhythm and build your confidence before committing to a lot of stitches for a full-size baby blanket.

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cannot remember what it means multiple of stitches examle 17 stitches plus 4 then to enable the afghan to have over 200 stitches or 216 thank youcarolenickl@aol.comhelp pleae

11/04/2013 Flag

Elegantly Simple Baby Blanket is a multiple of 15 stitches. The closest multiple of 15 that is between 200 and 216 would be 210 stitches. (i.e. 210 is evenly divisibly by 15 = 14 times) Have fun with your Elegantly Simple Baby Blanket!

11/15/2013 Flag

cant down load : (

11/11/2013 Flag

I don't know where Craftsy has put the link for the download page that I used to have listed on this project. Let me list it here for your convenience - http://www.heartstringsfiberarts.com/babyblanket.shtm

11/15/2013 Flag

Your knit blanket is beautiful JackieES! Thank you for providing the link. It worked beautifully.

01/25/2014 Flag

delicate yet sturdily created---an Alaskan who considers herself an expert on warmth!

03/01/2014 Flag

I am new to this site. How do I download a pattern like this one?

03/06/2014 Flag