Free Knitting Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Diagonal Comfort Blanket
Lion Brand® Cotton-Ease®
Pattern Number: 81024AD
This classic baby blanket makes a great gift to new parents. Pattern also available in yellow, pink, and green colorways.
SKILL LEVEL: Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
30 x 30 in. (76 x 76 cm)
830-123 Cotton-Ease Yarn: Seaspray
Medium sky blue
Quantity needed: 4 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 30.76
Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59
Circular needle size 7 (4.5 mm) 24 in. (61 cm) long
16 sts = 4 in. (10 cm) in Garter st (k every row). 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.
Circular needle is used to accommodate large number of stitches.
Knit Blanket back and forth in rows as if knitting with straight needles.
Cast on 5 sts.
Row 1: Knit.
Row 2: K3, yo, k2.
Row 3: K3, yo, k3.
Row 4: K3, yo, k to end of row.
Rep last row until you have 160 sts on needle.
Next (decrease) row: K2, k2tog, yo, k2tog, k to end of row.
Rep last row until 5 sts remain.
Weave in ends.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
st(s) = stitch(es)
yo = yarn over
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