Veggies and Stripes Blanket
Bright, fun blanket alternates veggie motifs and stripes. (Patons Yarns)
Skill Level: Intermediate
Patons Canadiana (100 g/3.5 oz) or
Patons Décor (100 g/3.5 oz)
Main color (MC) (Teal) 3 balls
Contrast A (Red) 2 balls
Contrast B (Green) 2 balls
Contrast C (Orange) 3 balls
Contrast D (Yellow) 3 balls
Contrast E (Purple) 3 balls
6 colors, 16 balls total
Size 4.5 mm (U.S. 7) knitting needles. Size 4.5 mm (U.S. 7) circular knitting needle 36 ins [90 cm] long or size needed to obtain tension.
Pattern Block A, B, C: 34 rows
Strip 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Sew Strips tog in the following order: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 1. Work side, top and bottom borders.
Pea pod chart features ‘bobble’ stitch seeds.
Body is worked in stockinette stitch. Borders are worked in seed stitch.
Colorwork charts and stem stitch diagram are provided in pdf download (June 2009).
Ed. note: Some portions of charts could be worked in duplicate stitch.
See also Veggies and Stripes Jacket and Cap