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Watercolor Blankie
Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice® Baby
Pattern Number: 80662AD This beautiful baby blanket will be perfect in any child's room.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy + (Level 3)
SIZE: One Size
Small About 30 x 36 in. (76 x 91.5 cm) Medium About 36 x 48 in. (91.5 x 122 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

840-102 Vanna's Choice Baby Yarn: Aqua

Light sky blue


Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 8.78
Alternative Quantity: (2)
Note: (A)

840-168 Vanna's Choice Baby Yarn: Mint

Light sage green


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.39
Alternative Quantity: (1)
Note: (B)

840-108 Vanna's Choice Baby Yarn: Bluebell

Light periwinkle


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.39
Alternative Quantity: (1)
Note: (C)

Large-Eyed Blunt Needles
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59

Additional Materials
Circular knitting needle size 11 (8 mm), 36 in. (91.5 cm) long
GAUGE:
12 sts = 4 in. (10 cm) in Stockinette st (k on right side, p on wrong side). EXACT GAUGE IS NOT ESSENTIAL FOR THIS PROJECT 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.


INSTRUCTIONS



BLANKIE
With A, cast on 91 (109) sts.


Rows 1 and 2: Working back and forth on circular needle as if working on straight needles, with A, knit.


Row 3: K1 with B, *k1 with C, k1 with B, rep from * across.


Row 4: K1 with B, *p1 with C, k1 with B, rep from * across.


Rows 5 and 6: With A, knit.


Row 7: K1 with C, *k1 with B, k1 with C, rep from * across.


Row 8: P1 with C, *k1 with B, p1 with C, rep from * across.


Rep Rows 1-8 until piece measures about 36 (48) in.

[91.5 (122) cm] from beg, end with a Row 6.

Bind off.



FINISHING
Edging
From RS, with A, pick up and k 82 sts along one long side of Blankie.

Knit 1 row.

Bind off.

Rep edging on remaining long side of Blankie.


Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
p = purl
p2tog = purl 2 together
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
Rev St st = reverse stockinette stitch
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
WS = wrong side
yo = yarn over
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
dc = double crochet
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
tr = treble (triple) crochet
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
st(s) = stitch(es)


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