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Garter Stitch Shelter Blanket


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This easy blanky is the perfect way to add a bit of comfort to the life of a cat or dog in an animal shelter. When they find a new home, they can take the blanket home with them to help in the transition to an unfamiliar environment. GAUGE Approx 2 sts and 4 rows = 1" in garter stitch (knit every row) SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Finished Measurements: Small / Large 22"x22" (33"x33")

Recommended with this pattern

  • Super bulky weight wool blend machine washable yarn divided in 2 colors.You will need 1 extra ball of the CC for the optional I-cord edging.
  • Size 11 (8mm) needles or size to obtain gauge Two size 11 (8mm) double pointed needles for optional I-cord edging. Tapestry needle

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Donna Druchunas escaped a corporate cubicle to honor her passions for knitting, world travel, research and writing. She is the author of <i>Arctic Lace</i>, <i>Successful Lace Knitting</i>, <i>Kitty Knits</i> and <i>Ethnic Knitting Exploration: Lithuania, Iceland, and Ireland</i>. She teaches workshops around the world on topics such as rug knitting, spinning and dyeing, Lithuanian socks, Japanese sweaters and Norwegian pullovers. Donna lives in a 150 year old New England farm house in the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont with her husband, mother and three cats, who all help her test the usability and comfort of her finished knitted items. Visit Donna's website and online store at <a href="" target=new"></a>.