Add an air of elegance to your home decor with this chic Chevron Blanket. Shown in Bernat Worsted.View Printer Friendly PDF
Approx 43" x 58" [109 x 147.5 cm].
Bernat® Worsted™ (375 g/13.2 oz; 774 m/847 yds)
Contrast A: Aran (64008) 2 balls
Contrast B: Honey (64020) 2 balls
Contrast C: Mulberry (64333) 2 balls
Size 5 mm (U.S. 8) circular knitting needle 36" [90 cm] long or size needed to obtain gauge.
18 sts and 24 rows = 4" [10 cm] in stocking st.
With A, work 14 rows.
With B, work 14 rows.
With C, work 14 rows.
These 42 rows form Stripe Pat.
With A, cast on 183 sts. Do not join in rnd. Working back and forth across needle in rows, proceed as follows:
Knit 5 rows (garter st) noting, 1st row is WS.
Next row: (RS). (K5. Inc 1 st in next st) 30 times. K3. 213 sts.
1st row: (WS). K2. Purl to last 2 sts. K2.
2nd row: K2. K2tog. K2. *(K1. K1tbl. K1) all in next st. K2. Sl1. K2tog. psso. K2. Rep from * to last 7 sts. (K1. K1tbl. K1) all in next st. K2. K2tog. K2.
3rd row: K2. Purl to last 2 sts. K2.
Rep 2nd and 3rd rows for Chevron Pat.
First 2 rows of Stripe Pat are complete.
Keeping cont of Stripe Pat, work in Chevron Pat until Blanket measures approx 57" [144.5 cm], ending with a 14th row of Stripe Pat in A.
Next row: (RS). (K5. K2tog) 30 times. K3. 183 sts.
Knit 6 rows (garter st). Cast off knitwise (WS).