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Sweet Cherries Blanket
Lion Brand® Babysoft® - Microspun
Pattern Number: 60205A
With its beautiful warm colors, this is sure to be baby's favorite blankie. This pattern is for the bottom blanket. Also available in Tropical Treat (middle) and Blue Lagoon (top).

SKILL LEVEL:  Beginner (Level 1)
SIZE: One Size
30 x 34 in. [76 x 86.5 cm]



920-184 Babysoft: Melon

Deep watermelon pink

Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 5.19
Note: (A)

920-101 Babysoft Yarn: Pastel Pink

Pale pastel pink

Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 6.49
Note: (B)

910-146 Microspun Yarn: Fuchsia

Intense hot pink

Quantity needed: 3 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 15.87
Note: (C)

910-098 Microspun Yarn: French Vanilla

Creamy white

Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 10.58
Note: (D)

Lion Brand Knitting Needles - Size 10 [6 mm]
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 4.95

Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59

14 stitches + 24 rows = 4 in. [10 cm] in Garter stitch (knit every row) with 1 strand of A and 1 strand of C held together. When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles. Making a Gauge Swatch
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.

Work 6 rows with 1 strand of A and 1 strand of C.
Work 1 row with 1 strand of A and 1 strand of D.
Work 2 rows with 1 strand of B and 1 strand of D.
Work 2 rows with 1 strand of B and 1 strand of C.



With 1 strand of A and 1 strand of D held together, cast on 105 stitches.

Work in Garter stitch (knit every row) in Stripe Pattern until piece measures 34 in.

[86.5 cm] from beginning.

Bind off.


Weave in ends.

dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
RS = right side
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
WS = wrong side
yo = yarn over
k = knit

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