Oversized Modern Cabled Baby Blanket by Makenzie Alvarez

Oversized Modern Cabled Baby Blanket

Knitting
July 2013
Sport (12 wpi) ?
5 stitches = 1 inch
US 7 - 4.5 mm
1300 - 1400 yards (1189 - 1280 m)
Finished size 36" x 48"
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This modern blanket is designed to be light weight so baby can cuddle year around. It is an oversize baby blanket so baby can use it for many years. I used a sport weight superwash merino wool making it extremely soft.

Gage: 5 st = 1”
Finished size: 48” x 36”

Skills required:
Cable
Chart reading
Working with multiple colors at once

What you need:
Three colors of sport weight yarn
Color A: Aprox 952 yds
Color B: Aprox 136 yds
Color C: Aprox 272 yds
Circular needle US7
Cable needle
Tapestry needle (to weave in ends)
Crochet hook if doing provisional CO