Quick and Easy Baby Blanket by Yaya's Designs

Quick and Easy Baby Blanket

Knitting
January 2015
Super Bulky (5-6 wpi) ?
8 stitches and 13 rows = 4 inches
in Garter Stitch
US 11 - 8.0 mm
258 - 344 yards (236 - 315 m)
Newborn, Infant
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This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

A quick and easy baby blanket for the minimalist knitter and gift receiver.

This blanket knits up fast and looks beautiful, is easy enough to do while watching TV and will be well received as it is machine washable…. because in reality, who wants a baby blanket you can’t throw in with a load of dirty baby clothes?

Perfect for multihue yarns - allowing for the beauty of the color complexion to not be overwhelmed or lost in a detailed pattern.

Note: I used 3 skeins of yarn and had about a yard of yarn leftover. I would recommend buying 4 skeins for newborn size/5 for infant size in case you want to make the blanket longer or knit loser than I do (I’m a tight knitter!)