Peachy Peaks Baby Blanket (Knit)
Knit a soft and fluffy blanket using Bernat® Baby Blanket™ yarn. The delicious peach hues look great in this easy zig-zag pattern.
Skill Level: Easy
- Bernat® Baby Blanket™ (100 ga./3.5 oz.; 78m/86 yds.) Yarn – White (Contrast A: 3 Balls) and Peachy (Contrast B: 2 Balls)
- Circular Knitting Needle, 36" Long, Size U.S. 11 (8mm) (90 cm) or Size Needed to Obtain Gauge
approx = approximately
beg = begin(ning)
k = knit
k2tog = knit next 2 stitches together
psso = pass slipped stitch over
pat = pattern
rep = repeat
sl1 = slip next stitch knitwise
st(s) = stitch(es)
ws = wrong side
yo = yarn over
With A, cast on 75 sts. Do not join. Working back and forth across needle in rows, proceed as follows:
1st row: (WS). Knit.
2nd row: With A, *K1. yo. K5. Sl1. K2tog. psso. K5. yo. K1. Rep from * to end of row.
3rd row: K3. Purl to last 3 sts. K3.
4th and 5th rows: As 2nd and 3rd rows. 6th row: As 2nd row.
7th row: With B, as 3rd row.
8th row: With B, purl.
9th row: With B, knit.
Rep 2nd to 9th rows for pat until work from beg measures approx 34" (86.5 cm), ending with 5th row.
Next 2 rows: With A, knit.
Cast off purlwise (WS).
Measurements: Approx 33" x 35" (84 x 89cm)
Gauge: 8 sts and 13 rows = 4" (10cm) in stocking st.