Tumbling Blocks Throw (Smaller, 16 colors)
Lion Brand Pattern #: 557
SKILL LEVEL: Experienced
(MC) Black (3 balls)
plus 1 ball each of 15 colors:
Hunter Green Sprinkles, Grey Heather, Grape Heather, Blue Heather, Berry Heather, Country Print, Dark Rose Heather, Chelsea Twist, Blue Sprinkles, Burgundy Sprinkles, Blue Mist, Green Heather, Denim, Denim Twist, Rose Heather
16 colors, 18 balls total
Some colors in original pattern have been discontinued.
Size 8 (5 mm) 36” circular needle
Circular needle is used to accommodate large number of stitches. Work back and forth as if working on straight needles.
Follow chart (both right and wrong side) to work blocks. Work intarsia (color blocks) in stockinette stitch.
Knit border in garter stitch to finish. Seam mitered corners of Borders. Weave in ends.
See Ravelry Tumbling Blocks Throw (Smaller, 14 colors) for a newer version which is the same size as this pattern but with a total of 14 colors.
See also Tumbling Blocks Afghan (Larger) is a 44” x 64” version of this throw.