Garter Stitch Baby Blanket

Loom:  Adjustable Multi-Knit Loom, set up with (2) rounded parts, and (2) 40 peg rails. 136 pegs used.

Yarn: Approx. 1000 yards needed. Sample knit with Caron Kindness, 3 skeins (345 yds per skein) 

Size: 31” x 40”

Gauge: 12 rows x 5 st = 1″

Notions: knit hook, crochet hook

ABBREVIATIONS:

Blue yarn= B    Light Blue=LB

INSTRUCTIONS

Set up loom for small gauge with all pegs, using (2) 40 peg rails, and (2) rounded parts. Work flat panel.

With Blue yarn (B), cast on with 136 stitches. Do not join. Work back and forth in rows to create flat panel.

Stripe 1

Row 1: With B, purl row.
Row 2: With B, knit row.

Repeat row 1 and 2, for 23 times, for a total of 48 rows. Cut and tie on new color (LB).

Stripe 2

Row 1: With LB, purl row
Row 2: With LB, knit row

Repeat rows 1 and 2, 23 times, for a total of 48 rows. Cut and tie on new color.

Then Repeat the 2 stripes above 5 times for a total length of 40”.

Weave in ends. Block your blanket.

 

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