Bernat Baby Coordinates Baby Sampler Blanket

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by Bernat Design Team

Bernat Baby Coordinates Baby Sampler Blanket

The newest bundle of joy in your life is sure to spend hours exploring the unique texture of the Bernat Baby Coordinates Sampler Blanket. Curious babies will be fascinated by the shimmer of the yarn, while mom and dad will love the softness, durability and machine-washability of this sampler-style blanket. The cute and cuddly blankets also make for one-of-a-kind baby shower gifts!

Use a gauge of 22 sts and 30 rows (4") in stocking st to knit a blanket that measures approximately 36" x 41". Be sure to check your gauge. If it takes you fewer stitches to match the gauge, try using a smaller size needle; if it takes you more stitches, try a larger size needle.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:several hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Block A:
    With D, cast on 30 sts.
    1st row: (WS). Knit.
    2nd row: Purl.
    Change to Color 1 and proceed in Box St Pat as follows:
    1st row: (WS). Purl.
    2nd row: K2. *P2. K2. Rep from * to end of row.
    3rd row: P2. *K2. P2. Rep from * to end of row.
    4th row: As 3rd row.
    5th row: As 2nd row. Rep 2nd to 5th rows of Box St Pat until work from beg measures 5 ins ending with a WS row.
    With D, knit 2 rows.
    Next row: Purl. Cast off knitwise (WS).
  • 2
    Block B:
    With D, cast on 31 sts.
    1st row: (WS). Knit.
    2nd row: Purl.
    Change to Color 1 and proceed in Parallelogram St Pat as follows:
    1st row: (WS). Purl.
    2nd row: P1. *K5. P5. Rep from * to end of row.
    3rd row: K4. *P5. K5. Rep from * to last 7 sts. P5. K2.
    4th row: P3. *K5. P5. Rep from * to last 8 sts. K5. P3.
    5th row: K2. *P5. K5. Rep from * to last 9 sts. P5. K4.
    6th row: *P5. K5. Rep from * to last st. P1.
    7th row: As 6th row.
    Rep 2nd to 7th rows of Parallelogram St Pat until work from beg measures 5 ins, ending with a WS row.
    With D, knit 2 rows.
    Next row: Purl. Cast off knitwise (WS).
  • 3
    Block C:
    With D, cast on 31 sts.
    1st row: (WS). Knit.
    2nd row: Purl.
    Change to Color 1 and proceed in Triangles St Pat as follows:
    1st row: (WS). Purl.
    2nd row: K1. *P5. K1. Rep from * to end of row.
    3rd row: P1. *K5. P1. Rep from * to end of row.
    4th row: K1. *K1. P3. K2. Rep from * to end of row.
    5th row: P1. *P1. K3. P2. Rep from * to end of row.
    6th row: K1. *K2. P1. K3. Rep from * to end of row.
    7th row: P1. *P2. K1. P3. Rep from * to end of row.
    8th row: As 7th row.
    9th row: As 6th row.
    10th row: As 5th row.
    11th row: As 4th row.
    12th row: As 3rd row.
    13th row: As 2nd row. Rep 2nd to 13th rows of Triangles St Pat until work from beg measures 5 ins, ending with a WS row.
    With D, knit 2 rows.
    Next row: Purl. Cast off knitwise (WS).
  • 4
    Block D:
    With D, cast on 30 sts.
    1st row: (WS). Knit.
    2nd row: Purl.
    Change to Color 1 and proceed in Garter St Ridges as follows:
    1st row: (WS). Purl.
    2nd row: Knit.
    3rd and 4th rows: As 1st and 2nd rows.
    5th to 10th rows: Knit.
    Rep 1st to 10th rows of Garter St Ridges until work from beg measures 5 ins, ending with a WS row.
    With D, knit 2 rows.
    Next row: Purl. Cast off knitwise (WS).
  • 5
    Block E:
    With D, cast on 30 sts.
    1st row: (WS). Knit.
    2nd row: Purl. Change to Color 1 and proceed in Checks Pat as follows:
    1st row: (WS). Purl.
    2nd to 5th rows: *K5. P5. Rep from * to end of row.
    6th to 9th rows: *P5. K5. Rep from * to end of row.
    Rep 2nd to 9th rows of Checks Pat until work from beg measures 5 ins, ending with a WS row.
    With D, knit 2 rows.
    Next row: Purl. Cast off knitwise (WS).
  • 6
    Blanket:
    Make 4 Blocks A, having Color 1 as A.
    Make 3 Blocks A, having Color 1 as B.
    Make 5 Blocks A, having Color 1 as C.
  • 7
    Make 4 Blocks B, having Color 1 as A.
    Make 5 Blocks B, having Color 1 as B.
    Make 3 Blocks B, having Color 1 as C.
  • 8
    Make 2 Blocks C, having Color 1 as A.
    Make 4 Blocks C, having Color 1 as B.
    Make 5 Blocks C, having Color 1 as C.
  • 9
    Make 4 Blocks D, having Color 1 as A.
    Make 3 Blocks D, having Color 1 as B.
    Make 3 Blocks D, having Color 1 as C.
  • 10
    Make 2 Blocks E, having Color 1 as A.
    Make 5 Blocks E, having Color 1 as B.
    Make 4 Blocks E, having Color 1 as C.
  • 11
    Sew blocks tog following diagram on the template and noting direction of blocks.
  • 12
    Edging: Top and Bottom edging: With RS of work facing, circular needle and D, pick up and knit 183 sts across top of Blanket. Knit 3 rows. Cast off knitwise (WS).
    Rep for bottom edge.
  • 13
    Side edging: With RS of work facing, circular needle and D, pick up and knit 210 sts along side of Blanket. Knit 3 rows. Cast off knitwise (WS).
    Rep for other side.
  • 14
    Abbreviations:
    A = Iced Mint
    Approx = Approximately
    B = Soft Mauve
    Beg = Beginning
    C = Soft Blue
    D = White
    K = Knit
    P = Purl
    Pat = Pattern
    Rep = Repeat
    St = Stitch(es)
    Tog = Together
    WS = Wrong Side

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:several hours

Project Supplies

  • •Bernat Baby Coordinates Yarn in White, Soft Mauve, Soft Blue & Iced Mint
  • •Clover Takumi Bamboo Premium Circular Knitting Needles 36 inch No. 5/Size 3.75 mm & Single Point Knitting Needles 9 inch No. 6/4.00 mm
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