Time Required :
Over an hour
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caron® one pound™ zigzag baby blanket

When you knit this classic zigzag pattern, you’re not just making a blanket. You’re knitting a true keepsake. Try this lovely combination of sky blue, lilac and white, or pick your own favorite colors – Caron® has so many of them. Whichever you choose, we know your blanket will be a stunner.
Step 1
Project Note:The number of Skeins needed to complete this project is 
   -  1 - Caron® One Pound™ Yarn – Sky Blue,
   -  1 - Caron® One Pound™ Yarn – White, and
   -  1 - Caron® One Pound™ Yarn – Lilac 

MEASUREMENTS: Approx. 32" x 36" .

GAUGE: 16 sts and 20 rows = 4" in stocking st; save time and check your gauge.
 

INSTRUCTIONS:
Stripe Pat
 
With White yarn, 4 rows.
 
With Lilac yarn, 4 rows.
 
With Sky Blue yarn, 4 rows.
 
These 12 rows form Stripe Pat.
 
 
With Sky Blue yarn, cast on 131 sts. Do not join. Working back and forth across your needles in rows, proceed as follows:
 
Knit 5 rows (garter st), noting first row is WS.
 
Break the Sky Blue yarn. Join the White yarn. Beg Stripe Pat and cont as follows:
 
1st Row: (RS). K5. *(K2tog) twice. (yo. K1) 3 times. yo. (K2tog) twice. Rep from * to last 5 sts. K5.
 
2nd Row: K5. Purl to last 5 sts. K5.
 
3rd Row: Knit.
 
4th Row: Knit.
 
Rep last 4 rows for Zigzag Pat, keeping cont of Stripe Pat, until work from beg measures approx 35" , ending on an 8th row of Stripe Pat.
 
Break the Lilac yarn. Join the Sky Blue yarn.
 
Knit 5 rows (garter st).
 
Cast off knitwise (WS).
 
 
Finishing: Weave in your yarn tails, and trim away any excess yarn.
 
 
ABBREVIATIONS:
Beg = Begin(ning)
Cont = Continu(e/ity)
K = Knit
K2tog = Knit next 2 stitches together
Pat = Pattern
Rep = Repeat
RS = Right Side
St(s) = Stitch(es)
WS = Wrong Side
Yo = Yarn Over
 
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  • 809187840
    You’ll Need: 1
    Item # 10299753 
    $9.99
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    • Color: Sky Blue
    • Size: 16 oz
    • Color: Sky Blue
    • Size: 16 oz
    • Color: Sky Blue
    • Size: 16 oz
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  • 809187840
    You’ll Need: 1
    Item # 10291326 
    $9.99
    • Color: White
    • Size: 16 oz
    • Color: White
    • Size: 16 oz
    • Color: White
    • Size: 16 oz
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  • 809187840
    You’ll Need: 1
    Item # 10326487 
    $9.99
    • Color: Lilac
    • Size: 16 oz
    • Color: Lilac
    • Size: 16 oz
    • Color: Lilac
    • Size: 16 oz
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  • 809187846
    You’ll Need: 1
    Item # 10248709 
    $7.49
    • Size: 8
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