This blanket is very simple and super fast to knit, garter stitch pattern throughout. It’s super cozy… sure to be a favorite blanket that will be your ‘go to’ for cuddling on the sofa!
YARN: Approx. 270 yds needed. Lion Brand Go for Faux Faux, Thick & Quick, color Mink, 12 skeins (100 grams, 24 yds per skein), or 5 skeins in bonus bundle size (300 grams, 54 yds. per skein)
NOTIONS: Knitting tool, crochet hook
GAUGE: 3.5 sts x 5 rows = 4”
SIZE: 30″ x 48″
Set up loom in a rectangle, (6) Zippys and (4) Zippy Corners, total 28 pegs. Mark the first peg with a stitch marker. Cast on 28 pegs and prepare to work as a flat panel.
After casting on to peg #28, reverse direction for row 1.
Row 1: Ewrap knit to the end of row.
Row 2: Purl to end of row.
Repeat Row 1 and 2 until about 24″ remain. Bind off stitches. Note: When you get to the end of 1 skein tie yarn end to new yarn skein. Once garment is off of the loom, weave in the yarn tails.
Video techniques for pattern:
Bind Off Stitches