Premier Hush Plaid Baby Blanket to Knit

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by Premier Yarns Design Team

Premier Hush Plaid Baby Blanket to Knit

You and your baby will both love this plush, warm blanket!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Use a gauge of 12 sts and 20 rows (4 inch) in St st to knit this blanket. Save time, check your gauge. If the needle listed under supplies does not work, use the size that allows you to obtain the required gauge. Download template for abbreviations not explained elsewhere. Special Stitches: Wrapped Knit (kw 2) = Place RH needle into st as if to knit, wrap yarn 2x around needle and pull through (2 wraps) Woven Plaid (multiple of 17 sts + 2) (Note: When slipping sts, on RS rows sl st wyib, on WS rows sl sts wyif.) = Rows 1 & 2: With Silver, knit. Row 3 (RS): With Pajama Party, k3, * sl 1, k2, sl 1, k5, sl 1, k2, sl 1, k5; rep from * to last 16 sts, sl 1, k2, sl 1, k5, sl 1, k2, sl 1, k3. Row 4: With Pajama Party, k3, * sl 1, p2, sl 1, p5, sl 1, p2, sl 1, p5; rep from * to last 16 sts, sl 1, p2, sl 1, p5, sl 1, p2, sl 1, k3. Row 5: With Silver, knit. Row 6: With Silver, k3, * kw2, k2, kw2, k5, kw2, k2, kw2, k5; rep from * to last 16 sts, kw2, k2, kw2, k5, kw2, k2, kw2, k3. Rows 7 & 9: With Pastel Blue, rep Row 3, dropping all extra wraps from previous row. Rows 8 & 10: With Pastel Blue, rep Row 4. Rows 11 & 12: With Silver, knit. Rows 13 & 14: With Pajama Party, rep Rows 3 & 4. Rows 15 & 16: With Silver, rep Rows 1 & 2. Rows 17 & 18: With Pastel Blue, rep Rows 3 & 4. Rows 19 & 20: With Silver, rep Rows 5 & 6. Rows 21 – 24: With Pajama Party, rep Rows 7 – 10. Rows 25 & 26: With Silver, rep Rows 1 & 2. Rows 27 & 28: With Pastel Blue, rep Rows 3 & 4. Rows 29 & 30: With Silver, rep Rows 1 & 2. Rows 31 & 32: With Pajama Party, rep Rows 3 & 4. Rep Rows 5 – 32 for patt. Note: Blanket is worked in a slipped stitch pattern, with a garter stitch border.
  • 2
    With Silver, cast on 104 sts. Row 1 (RS): Beg Woven Plaid patt on Row 1, work across. Row 2: Work Woven Plaid patt on Row 2, work across. Cont to work in Woven Plaid patt, work Rows 3 – 32, then work Rows 5 – 32, four more times, then work Rows 1 & 2, once more – 174 rows worked. With Silver, bind off all sts.
  • 3
    Finishing: Weave in all ends.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Premier Yarns Hush Silver 104798028 (2)
  • Premier Yarns Hush Pajama Party 104798038 (2)
  • Premier Yarns Hush Pastel Blue 104797970 (2)
  • Circular Knitting Needles 32 inch No. 9 (5.5 mm)
  • Tapestry Needle
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