Shortcake Baby Blanket by Rae Blackledge

Shortcake Baby Blanket

Knitting
November 2014
Sport (12 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 48 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch, see notes below
US 4 - 3.5 mm
1900 - 2800 yards (1737 - 2560 m)
32 x 32 (32 x 48)"
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This pattern is available for free.

Fill your little one’s world with color when you wrap them up in this sweet baby blanket or lay it on the floor for a soft and warm place to play and explore.

Skill Level
Easy
Finished Size
Receiving (Crib)
32” x 32” (81cm x 81cm) [32” x 48” (81cm x 122cm)]

Materials
• Willow Yarns™ Gosling Sport (50% superwash merino/25% bamboo/25% nylon;50g/137yd)

  • 733404-0007 Buttercream 6 (8) balls: A
  • 733404-0005 Cloudless 3 (4) balls: B
  • 733404-0001 Wild Strawberry (1 ball all sizes): C
  • 733404-0002 Peach Fizz 1 (2) balls: D
  • 733404-0003 Lemon Custard 1 (2) balls: E
  • 733404-0004 Backyard 1 (2) balls: F
  • 733404-0006 Sweetheart 1 (2) balls: G

• US size 4 (3.5mm) straight needles or size needed to obtain gauge
• US size 4 (3.5mm) 32” circular needle or size needed to obtain gauge
• Stitch markers
• Yarn needle

Gauge
24 sts x 48 rows = 4” (10.2cm) in garter stitch
Mitered Square = 4” (10.2cm)
Save time, check your gauge.