Weekend Basketweave Baby Blanket Knitting Pattern Gather a few of your favorite movies together for a weekend of knitting, or in my case back-to-back episodes of Grey's Anatomy. You can easily finish this beautifully textured baby blanket in a weekend. True basketweave pattern, not a checkerboard... I have perfected this classic pattern over the years and it's my favorite baby shower gift to give. Finished Size: 30 x 36" Needle size required: size 11 (8.0mm) knitting needles. A circular needle works best. Full color, professionally designed pattern available for download upon payment. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact me! BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Just knits and purls! GAUGE Gauge: approximately 12 sts + 18 rows per 4 inches. (done in seed stitch) PREFERRED BRAND/YARN Anything Worsted!