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bernat® blanket™ simple stripes knit afghan

This knit afghan’s simple stripes of gray accented with a pop of purple looks so warm and cozy! It’s made with Bernat® Blanket™ yarn, so you know it’ll be incredibly soft and comfy, plus you’ll find tons of colors to choose from. Check out the free pattern below,and make it!
Step 1

MEASUREMENTS: Approx. 49½" x 60" [125.5 x 152.5 cm]

GAUGE: 8 sts and 13 rows = 4" [10 cm] in stocking st; save time and check your gauge

STRIPE PATTERN:

  • With MC, work 20 rows.
  • With A, work 10 rows.
  • With MC, work 10 rows.
  • With B, work 22 rows.
  • With MC, work 40 rows.
  • With B, work 40 rows.
  • With A, work 54 rows.

These 196 rows form Stripe Pat.


INSTRUCTIONS:

Stripe Pat

With MC, cast on 99 sts. Do not join. Working back and forth across needle in rows, and keeping cont of Stripe Pat, proceed as follows:

Rows 1 to 10: *K1. P1. Rep from * to last st. K1.

Row 11: (RS). (K1. P1) 3 times. Knit to last 6 sts. (P1. K1) 3 times.

Row 12: (WS). (K1. P1) 3 times. Purl to last 6 sts. (P1. K1) 3 times.

Rows 13 to 186: Rep 11th and 12th rows 87 more times.

Rows 187 to 196: *K1. P1. Rep from * to last st. K1.

Cast off in Seed St pat.


ABBREVIATIONS:

Approx = Approximate(ly)

Cont = Continue(ity)

K = Knit

MC = (Main Color) Light Gray Tweed

Contrast A = Majestic Purple

Contrast B = Dark Gray Tweed

P = Purl

Pat = Pattern

Rep = Repeat

St(s) = Stitch(es)

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