A softly striped blanket in varied shades of rose. Measures approx 55 x 65 ins [139.5 x 165 cm]. Designed in Bernat Worsted. 5.5 mm (U.S. 9) circular knitting needle 36 ins [90 cm] long.View Printer Friendly PDF
BERNAT WORSTED PINK AFGHAN TO KNIT
Approx 55 x 65 ins [139.5 x 165 cm].
MATERIALS: Bernat Worsted
(Solids: 400 g/14 oz)
Main Color (MC) 1 ball
Contrast A 1 ball
Contrast B 1 ball
(Ombres: 300 g/10.5 oz)
Main Color (MC) 2 balls
Contrast A 2 balls
Contrast B 2 balls
Size 5.5 mm (U.S. 9) circular knitting needle 36 ins [90 cm] long or size needed to obtain gauge.
GAUGE: 18 sts and 20 rows = 4 ins [10 cm] in pat.
With MC, cast on 266 sts. Do not join.
1st row: (RS). Knit.
2nd row: Knit.
3rd row: K1. *(K2tog) twice. (yfwd. K1) 3 times. yfwd. (Sl1. K1. psso) twice. Rep from * to last st. K1.
4th row: Purl.
5th to 10th rows: As 3rd and 4th rows 3 times.
11th and 12th rows: Knit.
With A, rep these 12 rows.
With B, rep these 12 rows.
Rep last 36 rows 7 times more.
With B, knit 1 row. Cast off purlwise (WS).