Awning Stripes Blanket by Patons

Awning Stripes Blanket

by Patons
January 1997
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
19 stitches and 38 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch
US 7 - 4.5 mm
3744 yards (3424 m)
50 x 65 ins [127 x 166.5 cm]
This pattern is available for free.

This blanket features wide stripes and tassels reminiscent of a store awning. Shown in Patons Decor. (Patons Yarns)

Skill Level: Intermediate

Patons® Decor (100 g/3.5 oz)

Main Color (MC) (Taupe) 8 balls
Contrast A (Green) 4 balls
Contrast B (Pink) 2 balls
Contrast C (Aqua) 4 balls
4 colors, 18 balls total

Size 4½ mm (U.S. 7) knitting needles or size needed to obtain tension.

Work strips in garter stitch: MC (4), A (2), B (1), C (2)

Sew strips together using a flat seam. Add tassel to each point to finish.

Flat seam and tassel diagrams are provided in pdf download (May 2009).