Time Required :
Over an hour
Intermediate
Intermediate
You're somewhat experienced with the skills necessary to complete this project, but you haven't mastered all the elements, yet.

lion brand® wool-ease® thick & quick® necks best thing graphic blanket (knit)

Wrap yourself up in this cozy graphic print knit blanket.
Step 1
ABBREVIATIONS
k = knit
rep = repeat
RS = right side
sl = slip
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
WS = wrong side 
 
SIZE: About 42" x 52" (106.5cm x 162.5cm)

GAUGE: 9 sts + 16 rows = about 4" (10 cm) over Garter st (k every row); BE SURE TO CHECK YOUR GAUGE.
 
Quantity of Skeins Needed for Project:
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease® Thick & Quick® Yarn
  • 5 - Fisherman (A; 10223858)
  • 5 - Charcoal (B; 10223865)

NOTES
  1. Six Strips are worked, then sewn tog following a diagram to make the Blanket.  
  2. Each Strip is worked in simple Garter st (k every row). You will be working with 2 colors of yarn on Rows 3-10. When changing color, twist yarns on WS to prevent a hole from forming in your work.
  3. Yarn color is changed by following the written instructions below or by following a chart. When working from chart, read RS rows from right to left and WS rows from left to right.
  4. All slip sts should be slipped as if to purl.
Step 2
STRIP I (make 3)
 
 
With A, cast on 15 sts.

Rows 1 and 2: With A, sl 1, k to end of row.

Row 3: With B, sl 1, k2; with A, k to end of row.

Row 4: With A, sl 1, k11; with B, k to end of row.

Row 5: With B, sl 1, k5; with A, k to end of row.

Row 6: With A, sl 1, k8; with B, k to end of row.

Row 7: With B, sl 1, k8; with A, k to end of row.

Row 8: With A, sl 1, k5; with B, k to end of row.

Row 9: With B, sl 1, k11; with A, k to end of row.

Row 10: With A, sl 1, k2; with B, k to end of row.

Rows 11 and 12: With B, rep Rows 1 and 2.

Rows 13-204: Rep Rows 1-12 sixteen times.

Rows 205 and 206: With A, rep Rows 1 and 2.
 
With A, bind off. 
Step 3
STRIP II (make 3)

 
With A, cast on 15 sts.

Rows 1 and 2: With A, sl 1, k to end of row.

Row 3 (RS): With A, sl 1, k11; with B, k to end of row.

Row 4: With B, sl 1, k2; with A, k to end of row.

Row 5: With A, sl 1, k8; with B, k to end of row.

Row 6: With B, sl 1, k5; with A, k to end of row.

Row 7: With A, sl 1, k5; with B, k to end of row.

Row 8: With B, sl 1, k8; with A, k to end of row.

Row 9: With A, sl 1, k2; with B, k to end of row.

Row 10: With B, sl 1, k11; with A, k to end of row.

Rows 11 and 12: With B, rep Rows 1 and 2.

Rows 13-204: Rep Rows 1-12 sixteen times.

Rows 205 and 206: With A, rep Rows 1 and 2.
 
Bind off with A.  
Step 4
FINISHING

 
Following diagram, and alternating Strips I and II, sew Strips tog to make Blanket.
 
Weave in ends. 
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  • You’ll Need: 1
    Item # 10234452 
    $4.99
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  • 809187840
    You’ll Need: 1
    Item # 10223858 
    $6
    $7.99
    • Color: Fisherman
    • Size: 6 oz
    • Color: Fisherman
    • Size: 6 oz
    • Color: Fisherman
    • Size: 6 oz
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  • 809187840
    You’ll Need: 1
    Item # 10223865 
    $6
    ea.
    $7.99
    • Color: Charcoal
    • Size: 6 oz
    • Color: Charcoal
    • Size: 6 oz
    • Color: Charcoal
    • Size: 6 oz
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  • 809187845
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    Item # 10376115 
    $7.99
    • Size: 13
    • Size: 13
    • Size: 13
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