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Op Art Baby Blanket
Finished
December 10 2017
January 21 2018
Project info
Op Art Baby Blanket
OpArt by Melissa Dominguez
Knitting
Allison & Eben's Baby
Large
Needles & yarn
20 stitches and 20 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch
1,367 yards = 11.12 skeins
Knit Picks Swish DK
6 skeins = 738.0 yards (674.8 meters), 300 grams
Knit Picks Swish DK
0.3 skeins = 36.9 yards (33.7 meters), 15 grams
Knit Picks Swish DK
1 skein = 123.0 yards (112.5 meters), 50 grams
Knit Picks Swish DK
1.7 skeins = 209.1 yards (191.2 meters), 85 grams
Knit Picks Swish DK
1.08 skeins = 132.8 yards (121.5 meters), 54 grams
Knit Picks Swish DK
1.04 skeins = 127.9 yards (117.0 meters), 52 grams
Notes

Swatched in the flat, came out perfectly on gauge. Washing was ok - no bleeded.

Hope to make the large size - hope I have enough yarn!

Using Rouge, CO 4 sts onto one needle then set-up round 8 sts.
The work is now divided into four sections. Each needle

Round 1: Kfb, k to end of section four times. 12 sts.
Round 2: Pfb, p to end of section four times. 16 sts. Black

Work 2 rounds A. 24 sts. Rouge
Work 2 rounds B. 32 sts. Black
Work 4 rounds A. 48 sts. Rouge
Work 4 rounds B. 64 sts. Black
Work 4 rounds A. 80 sts. Rouge (used 7 gr)
Work 4 rounds B. 96 sts. Black
Work 6 rounds A. 120 sts. Clementine
Work 6 rounds B. 144 sts. Black
Work 6 rounds A. 168 sts. Clementine
Work 6 rounds B. 192 sts. Black
Work 8 rounds A. 224 sts. Clementine (used 28 gr) - both stripes)
Work 8 rounds B. 256 sts. Black
Work 10 rounds A. 296 sts. Honey (23 gr used))
Work 10 rounds B. 336 sts. Black (26 gr used)
Work 12 rounds A. 384 sts. Honey (35 gr used)
Work 12 rounds B. 432 sts. Black (39 gr used)
Work 14 rounds A. 488 sts. Peapod (53 gr used)
Work 16 rounds B. 552 sts. Black (69 gr used)
Size Large Only:
Work 18 rounds A. 624 sts. Twilight (87 gr used)
Work 20 rounds B. 704 sts. Black (110 gr used)
Work 4 rounds A. Rouge
Then work I-cord bind-off (3 stitches) in Rouge adding 1 round off “unbound” I-cord at corners to lay flat. (About 45 gr used)

Pre-blocking size 37” square unstretched
Washed in machine - cold/cold
Layout to dry - 44” square stretched

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Finished
December 10 2017
January 21 2018
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About this yarn
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DK
100% Merino
123 yards / 50 grams
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  • Project created: December 11, 2017
  • Updated: January 20, 2018
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