Bernat® Softee Chunky Aran Cable Blanket
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Bernat® Softee Chunky Aran Cable Blanket


This beautiful cable knit blanket is a perfect addition to any living room or bedroom. Made with Bernat® Softee Chunky, it guarantees to keep you warm and cozy on chilly nights.
Designed by Bernat® Design Team
Craft Time: varies
 
 
 
 
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Material List

  • Bernat® Softee Chunky (100g/3.5 oz.): 10 balls of #39008 (Natural)
  • Size 6mm (U.S. 10) Circular Needle, 36-inches [90cm] long, or size needed to obtain gauge
 

Project Instructions

Step: 1

FINISHED SIZE
Approximately 50-inches x 55-inches [127x139.5 cm].


Step: 2

Gauge
15 sts and 20 rows = 4-inches [10cm] in stocking st.


Step: 3

Instructions


Step: 4

Cast on 230 sts. Do not join; working back and forth across needle, proceed as follows: Top Edging: **1st row: (RS). K6. *P3. K3. Rep from * to last 8 sts. P2. K6. 2nd row: K8. *P3. K3. Rep from * to last 6 sts. K6. Rep last 2 rows 3 times more.**


Step: 5

Cable Pattern
Row 1::(RS). K6. *P2. K10. Rep from * to last 8 sts. P2. K6.


Step: 6

Row 2 and alt rows: K8. *P10. K2. Rep from * to last 6 sts. K6.


Step: 7

Row 3: As 1st row.


Step: 8

Row 5: K6. *P2. C10B. P2. K10. Rep from * to last 8 sts. P2. K6.


Step: 9

Row 7 and 9: As 1st row.


Step: 10

Row 11:As 5th row.


Step: 11

Row 13 and 15: As 1st row.


Step: 12

Row 17: K6. *P2. K10. P2. C10B. Rep from * to last 8 sts. P2. K6.


Step: 13

Row 19 and 21: As 1st row.


Step: 14

Row 23: As 17th row.


Step: 15

Row 24: As 2nd row.


Step: 16

These 24 rows form Cable Pattern.


Step: 17

Continue in Cable Pattern until work from beginning measures approx 53-inches [134.5 cm], ending with Row 24 of pattern.


Step: 18

Bottom Edging
Work from ** to ** as given for Top Edging.
Cast off in pat.


Step: 19

Abbreviations
www.bernat.com/glossary
C10B = Slip next 5 sts onto a cable needle and leave at back of work. K5, then K5 from cable needle.


Tips

Use photo as a guide and follow manufacturer’s instructions for all products used.

When casting on the 230 stitches, mark every 25th stitch, with a safety pin to make for easy counting. Don’t forget to take the pins out when you are finished.