Rainbow Pentagon Blanket by Adrienne Larsen

Rainbow Pentagon Blanket

Knitting
March 2016
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
17 stitches and 24.5 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 8 - 5.0 mm
1200 - 3000 yards (1097 - 2743 m)
25½ (46½ )" along each side and 38¾ (71)" tall from one point to center of opposite side
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This pattern is available from interweave.com for $6.50.

Take a rainbow everywhere you go! This bright blanket, knit in an easy-care wool and acrylic blend, comes in two sizes for any occasion, from baby’s naps to picnics at the beach.

Finished Size 25½ (46½ )“ along each side and 38¾ (71)” tall from one point to center of opposite side. Blanket shown measures 38¾ “.

Yarn Plymouth Yarn Encore Worsted (75% acrylic, 25% wool; 200 yd 183 m/3½ oz 100 g; CYCA #4): #1386 Christmas red (A), 1 (3) skein(s); #1383 bright orange (B), 1 (3) skein(s); #1382 bright yellow (C), 1 (3) skein(s); #054 Christmas green (D), 1 (2) skein(s); #133 royal (blue; E), 1 (2) skein(s); #1384 bright purple (F), 1 (2) skein(s).

Needles Size 8 (5 mm): 16”, 32”, 47”, and 70” circular (cir) and set of double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers (m); tapestry needle.