Lantern Throw by Rachel Brockman

Lantern Throw

November 2020
Super Bulky (5-6 wpi) ?
8 stitches and 12 rows = 4 inches
in Braided Cables pattern
US 17 - 12.0 mm
925 - 940 yards (846 - 860 m)
One Size
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This pattern is available exclusively as a kit, available at your local yarn store. Click here to find the yarn store closest to you that carries Universal Yarn.

The Lantern Throw is the very definition of “comfort knit.” Knit in Be Wool, this plump yarn knits up incredibly fast and is so soft and squishy. With big, beautiful cables on big needles, it’s a cozy throw to curl up under that will look and feel at home in any room.


One Size

Width: 51”
Length: 52”

Universal Yarn Be Wool (60% acrylic, 40% wool; 200g/94 yds)
105 Yogurt – 10 balls
Needles: US Size 17 (12 mm) 40” circular (to accommodate large number of sts) or size needed to obtain gauge
US Size 15 (10 mm) 40” circular (to accommodate large number of sts)
Notions: Tapestry needle, stitch markers, cable needle (note: we recommend using a double-pointed needle instead of a traditional cable needle due to the large sizes of the stitches)

8 sts x 12 rows = 4” in Braided Cables patt using larger ndl
Save time check your gauge.

This blanket is knit flat from the bottom up.

Note that the sample uses nearly all of 10 balls of yarn. Take care to ensure your gauge is accurate to avoid running out of yarn. You may also need to unravel your swatch to ensure you do not run out of yarn.