Time Required :
Over an hour
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caron® baby cakes™ shaded chevrons knit baby blanket

Let’s make a soft and snuggly baby blanket! This lovely throw, with its beautiful shaded chevrons, is knitted from Caron® Baby Cakes™ yarn, so it’s perfect for keeping your little one nice and cozy. Check out our pattern below – we’ll help you knit this up in no time!
Step 1
Project Note: The number of Skeins needed to complete this project is 3 - Caron® Baby Cakes™ Yarn – Ballerina and 3 - Caron® Baby Cakes™ Yarn – Dreamy Rose 

MEASUREMENTS: Approx. 33" x 38" [84 x 96.5 cm].

GAUGE: 17 sts and 36 rows = 4" [10 cm] in garter st. Save time and check your gauge.

PROJECT NOTE: As you work this pattern, you’ll alternate yarn colors. Carry the color that’s not in use loosely up the side of your work.
 

INSTRUCTIONS:
With A, cast on 171 sts. Do not join. Working back and forth across needle in rows, proceed as follows:
 
Knit 3 rows (garter st), noting first row is WS.
 
Row 1: (RS). With B, K1. ssk. *K5. M1. K1. M1. K5. K3tog. Rep from * to last 14 sts. K5. M1. K1. M1. K5. K2tog. K1.
 
Row 2: Knit.
 
Rows 3-4: Rep last 2 rows once more.
 
Rows 5-8: With A, rep 1st to 4th rows.
 
These 8 rows form zigzag pat.
 
 
Cont in pat, alternating yarn colors, until work from beg measures approx 37½" [95 cm], ending on a 4th row of zigzag pat. Break B.
 
With A, knit 3 rows (garter st).
 
Cast off knitwise (WS).
 
 
ABBREVIATIONS:
Approx = Approximate(ly)
Beg = Begin(ing)
K = Knit
K2(3)tog = Knit next 2 (3) stitches together
M1 = Make 1 stitch by picking up horizontal loop lying before next stitch and knitting into back of loop.
Pat = Pattern
Rep = Repeat
RS = Right Side
Ssk = Slip next 2 stitches knitwise one at a time. Pass them back onto left-hand needle, then knit through back loops together.
St(s) = Stitch(es)
WS = Wrong Side
 
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