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Bright Knit Baby Throw
Lion Brand® Jamie®
Pattern Number: L10721 Bright stripes are perfect for baby blankets! This super simple pattern works up easily. There's no need to change yarns to create stripes; the new Mardi Gras Stripes colorway of Jamie does all of the work for you.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 30 x 31 in. (76 x 78.5 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

881-206 Jamie Yarn: Mardi Gras Stripes

White with orange, magenta, purple, grass green, and golden yellow stripes


Quantity needed: 6 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 13.74

Boye Aluminum Circular Knitting Needles 29 inches Size 7
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Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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GAUGE:
18 sts + 25 rows = about 4 in. (10 cm) in St st (k on RS, p on WS). 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.

STITCH EXPLANATION:
PATTERN STITCH
Seed St (multiple of 2 sts)
Row 1: *K1, p1; rep from * to end of row.
Row 2: P the knit sts, and k the purl sts.
Rep Row 2 for Seed st.

NOTES:
1. A circular needle is used to accommodate the large number of sts.

Work back and forth on circular needle as if working on straight needles.
2. Throw is worked in one piece in St st (k on RS, p on WS) with Seed st borders.
3. Markers are used to indicate the sts for the borders.


INSTRUCTIONS



THROW
Cast on 134 sts.
Beginning Border
Work in Seed st for 6 rows.
Next Row (RS): Work in Seed st as established over first 5 sts for side border, place marker (pm), knit to last 5 sts, pm, work last 5 sts in Seed st for side border.
Note: In the following rows, slip the markers as you come to them.
Keeping the first and last 5 sts in Seed st for borders and the remaining sts in St st (k on RS, p on WS) work until piece measures about 30 in.

(76 cm) from beginning, remove markers when working last row.
Ending Border
Work in Seed st for 6 rows.
Bind off.



FINISHING
Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
p = purl
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
WS = wrong side
yo = yarn over
k = knit
p = purl
Pm = place marker
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side


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