Sunburst Blanket by Adrienne Larsen

Sunburst Blanket

October 2015
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette
US 8 - 5.0 mm
1680 yards (1536 m)
37 inches across
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This blanket is…

C1: Azul Profundo, 3 skeins
C2: Teal Feather, 2 skeins
C3: Glazed Carrot, 1 skein
C4: Sunset, 1 skein
C5: Ravelry Red, 1 skein

Sky & Sunbeams are knit in a circle and connected with the Kitchener stitch. Center is picked up and knit inward.

When I learned that I was going to have a nephew, I wanted to go beyond the average baby blanket. I was thinking about polygons when, BAM, an image of the sun from Medieval manuscripts and stained glass popped into my head. All that was left was the math.

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