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caron® big cakes™ shake it up knit blanket in cornucopia

Step 1
MEASUREMENT: Approx. 46" [117 cm] wide x 58" [147.5 cm] long

GAUGE: 14 sts and 30 rows = 4" [10 cm] in Shaker Rib Pat
 
INSTRUCTIONS:
Note: Blanket is worked corner to corner. Blanket is reversible. Mark ‘RS’ of work as indicated to keep pattern correct.
 
Cast on 2 sts.
 
1st row: (RS). Kfb. K1.
 
2nd row: K3.
 
3rd row: (Kfb) twice. K1.
 
4th row: K2. K1below. K2.
 
5th row: Kfb. Knit to last 2 sts. Kfb. K1.
 
6th row: K2. P1. K1below. P1. K2.
 
7th row: As 5th row.
 
8th row: K2. *K1below. P1. Rep from * to last 3 sts. K1below. K2.
 
9th row: As 5th row.
 
10th row: K2. P1. *K1below. P1. Rep from * to last 2 sts. K2.  
Step 2
Rep 7th to 10th rows until work measured along straight edge measures approx 46" [117 cm], ending on 10th row.
 
1st row: (RS). Kfb. Knit to last 3 sts. P2tog. K1.

2nd row: K2. *K1below. P1. Rep from * to last 3 sts. K1below. K2.

3rd row: As 1st row.

4th row: K2. P1. *K1B. P1. Rep from * to last 2 sts. K2.
 
Rep last 4 rows until longest straight edge (side of Blanket) measured from corner cast on measures approx 58" [147.5 cm], ending on a 4th row.
 
1st row: (RS). K1. P2tog. Knit to last 3 sts. P2tog. K1.

2nd row: K2. *K1below. P1. Rep from * to last 3 sts. K1below. K2.

3rd row: As 1st row.

4th row: K2. P1. *K1below. P1. Rep from * to last 2 sts. K2.
 
Rep last 4 rows until 7 sts rem, ending on 4th row.
 
Next row: K1. P2tog. K1. P2tog. K1.

Next row: K2. K1below. P1. K1.

Next row: K1. Sl1. K2tog. psso. K1.

Next row: (WS). Sl1. K2tog. psso. Fasten off.  
Step 3
ABBREVIATIONS:
Approx = Approximate(ly)
K = Knit
K1below = Knit into next stitch 1 row below, at same time slipping off stitch above
K2tog = Knit next 2 stitches together
Kfb = Increase 1 stitch by knitting into front and back of next stitch
P = Purl
P2tog = Purl next 2 stitches together
Pat = Pattern
Psso = Pass Slipped Stitch Over
Rem = Remaining
Rep = Repeat
RS = Right Side
Sl1 = Slip next stitch knitwise
St(s) = Stitch(es)
WS = Wrong Side
 
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