Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
Old 03-28-2006, 05:28 PM   #1
Grafting the Toe
CarmenIbanez's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Southern California Desert
Posts: 5,994
Thanks: 16
Thanked 62 Times in 57 Posts
Velvetspun Chevron Baby Blanket
Okay, here is a pattern I made up for a baby blanket that can be completed very quickly and is colorful and soft. It is quite bulky, and measures about 36 inches wide, by as long as you like. Each multiple of 12 rows is about 3.5 inches.

8 skeins of Velvetspun yarn in 2-4 colors.
Size 10.5 circular needles.

Cast on 88 stitches in Color A (or any multiple of 11)
Row 1-6: Knit
With Color B (or Color D)
Row 7: *K2tog, k2, k into front and back of next 2 stitches, k3, sl1, k1, psso, repeat from * across the row
Row 8: purl
Row 9: Same as row 6.
Row 10: purl
Row 11: same as row 6.
Going back to Color A (or Color C)
Row 12: purl

Repeat these 12 rows for pattern, until blanket reaches desire length. You may change the number of rows you do for each color, for instance in my picture, I only did rows 7-10 for purple and then started back on Row 1. This makes the purple stripe thinner than the white stripe and can give more visual interest.

Attached Thumbnails:
Click image for larger version

Name:	peeps-017_173.gif
Views:	447
Size:	80.2 KB
ID:	26308  
CarmenIbanez is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
chevron type blanket sissyv How-to Questions 5 05-30-2012 10:06 PM
Velvetspun Baby Hat with Top Knot Shandeh What'cha Knittin'? 15 01-18-2010 11:47 AM
Is there another yarn like Velvetspun? knitaddict General Knitting 4 09-20-2006 11:39 PM
Velvetspun Bunny candicane How-to Questions 3 09-10-2006 08:15 AM
WIP Baby Blanket Velvetspun CarmenIbanez What'cha Knittin'? 14 03-30-2006 12:35 AM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:21 AM.