Sleepy Monkey Blanket
Needles & Notions: Size 8 US/5 mm circular needle, 16 ”/40 cm long for central squares; three size 8 US/5 mm circular needles, 40”/100 cm long required for borders; four point protectors (rubber bands will do); stitch markers (scrap yarn will do); sewing machine (for circular version; unnecessary if blanket is knit flat).
See Mary Ann’s blog for info on color and yarn substitutions. May be worked in the round or flat.
See Mary Ann’s steeking article here: