Winter Blanket
June 18, 2010
February 2011

Winter Blanket

Project info
All Purpose Knitted Afghan by Project Linus
BlanketBaby Blanket
baby #3
small afghan
Needles & yarn
US 9 - 5.5 mm
Blue Sky Fibers Organic Cotton (Worsted)
none left in stash
6 skeins = 900.0 yards (823.0 meters), 600 grams

so, so happy I did this bind off on a purl row:
It allowed it to stay in the pattern quite nicely.

Materials Needed
40 oz. 4-ply worsted weight yarn for large afghan

size 10 circular needles

For large afghan cast on 210 sts, for a small one cast on 144 sts. Pattern is a multiple of 11 sts + 1.

Row 1: K1, yo, k3, k2 tog, k2 tog, k3, yo, k1. Repeat from to end.

Row 2: Purl

Row 3: Knit

Repeat rows 1-3 until desired length. Cast off on purl row to keep shape.

“This pattern goes fast and is easy to remember.”
-- Margaret Roosevelt

I plan on working on this on and off between projects until Feb :)

Call me superstitious… I am done minus binding off about 3 stitches… I am afraid to finish it completely b/c then my baby may think it’s time to come and I am not ready! :) So I will bind off those last 3 stitches when I feel ready.. or my water breaks…

2/2016 My son lost his special blanket :(

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by Blue Sky Fibers
100% Cotton
150 yards / 100 grams

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  • Project created: June 15, 2010
  • Finished: March 2, 2011
  • Updated: February 27, 2021
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