Everybody loves a little peace and quiet. The Serenity Baby Blanket makes any little baby want to cuddle and Wooly Worsted superwash merino wool yarn is oh so soft on their little body.
Serenity Baby Blanket
Ewe Ewe Yarns Pattern #110
Designed by Heather Walpole
Sizes: one size
Measurements: 24 x 24"
Yarn: Ewe Ewe Wooly Worsted Washable, 95 yards,
6 skeins (Color 90 Vanilla)
Needles: US 10 circular 24" knitting needles
Supplies: yarn needle
Gauge: 16 sts to 4" in stockinette stitch
Blanket knitting pattern:
Cast on 3 sts.
Row 1: Knit (WS) - 3 sts.
Row 2: (K1, m1) twice, K1. 5 sts.
Row 3: Knit. 5 sts.
Row 4: K2, m1, K1, m1, K2. 7 sts.
Row 5: Knit. 7 sts.
Row 6: K2, m1, K to last 2 sts, m1, K2. 9 sts.
Row 7: Knit. 9 sts.
Repeat Rows 6 and 7 until side edge measures 24" across.
Begin decreasing as follows:
Next Row: K1, SKP, K to last 3 sts, K2tog, k1.
Next Row: Knit.
Repeat last 2 rows until 5 sts remain ending with a wrong side row.
Next Row: K1, sl 1, K2tog, pass slipped stitch over, k1.
Bind off remaining 3 sts.
Weave in all yarn ends and love!
K = knit
St(s) = stitch (es)
WS = wrong side
RS = right side
m1 = pick up the bar between the last stitch you knit and the one you’re about to knit, bringing the needle from the back to the front, then knit into the front of this stitch
K2tog = knit two stitches together
SKP = slip one stitch to the right needle, knit 1 stitch, pass the slipped stitch over the knitted stitch and off the needle
rep = repeat