Forever Diamonds Baby Blanket
Oh Diamonds! The unisex design will make it suitable for either a boy or a girl.
Attractive and elegant design for that special baby in your life!
If it is your first baby blanket, you will appreciate the simplicity of the pattern. If you have a little knitting experience - you will enjoy the speed this blanket will grow on your needles.
Yarn: DK weight yarn, 250 g
The sample was done in Ketzer Angel Baby (55% nylon, 45% acrylic, 50 g/185 yards, 5 skeins).
Tools: needles, US 3 (3.25 mm)
Finished size: Approx. 34”x 34” (85 x 85 cm)
Gauge: 24 st x 32 rows = 4” x 4” (10 cm x 10 cm)
Pattern is both charted and written in words.
The blanket has moss stitch borders that flank the diamond pattern used for the main body of the blanket.
Choose yarn with a good stitch definition to show off the elegant diamond pattern. Fuzzy or boucle yarns will not be appropriate for this design.
Blanket can be made bigger or smaller by adjusting the number of diamond pattern repeats.
Same pattern can be used for afghans, scarves, stoles or bedspreads.