I wanted to design a reversible baby blanket, and much to my surprise, I discovered after knitting this blanket that not only is it reversible, but that it appears remarkably three dimensional as well. For best results in creating this fascinating effect, use a light toned, solid color yarn.
Milestones is conveniently written in 4 sizes ranging from a lovie to an adult throw. The seed stitch border flows seamlessly into the body of the blanket, and the slipped stitch edging makes for a tailored border.
Instructions are clearly charted and written with full abbreviations for personal preference. All measurements are given in US and metric.
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Yarn: DK weight yarn
- 250 (800, 1400, 2300) yd.
- 230 (730, 1280, 2100) m
Needles: US 6 / 4 mm needles or needles to gauge
Notions: tapestry needle, tape measure, stitch markers helpful
24 stitches and 32 rows to 4 in / 10 cm in Moss Stitch
Lovie (stroller, crib, throw)
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS (after blocking)
16 x 16 (26 x 32, 34 x 44, 44 x 54) in
41 x 41 (66 x 81, 86 x 112, 112 x 137) cm