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Hooded Baby Blanket
Lion Brand® Pound of Love®
Pattern Number: kpl-bafg
Baby will love the softness, mom will love the washability and you'll love the price of this pretty afghan.
SKILL LEVEL: Beginner (Level 1)
SIZE: One Size
Approx 28" square
550-101 Pound of Love Yarn: Pastel Pink Soft pink
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 11.69
Lion Brand Knitting Needles - Size 10.5 [6.5 mm]
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 4.95
31 sts = 10" on Size 10.5 needles with double strand of yarn. 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.
SEED ST PAT (worked on an odd number of sts)
Row 1 K 1, *p 1, k 1; rep from * across.
Rep Row 1 for Seed St pat
Blanket and Hood are worked holding 2 strands of yarn together throughout.
With Size 10 1/4 needles and 2 strands of yarn held together, cast on 87 sts.
Work in Seed St for 8 rows.
Cont in pat as foll:
Rows 1 & 3 (RS) Work 5 sts in Seed St, place marker, k 77 sts, place marker, work 5 sts in Seed St.
Rows 2 & 4 Work 5 sts in Seed St, sl marker, p 77 sts, sl marker, work 5 sts in Seed St.
Rows 5-10 Work in Seed St on all sts.
Rep Rows 1-10, 11 more times, then rep Rows 1-4 once.
Work in Seed St on all sts for 8 rows.
With Size 10 1/4 needles and 2 strands of yarn held together, cast on 3 sts.
Work in Seed St inc 1 st at each edge every other row until there are 43 sts.
Sew Hood to any corner of Blanket, invisibly, or using Blanket St, if desired.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
approx = approximately
foll = follow(s)(ing)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
p = purl
pat = pattern
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
sl = slip
st(s) = stitch(es)
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