Compact Car Blanket
ITEM # 383960P34
Print Description

SIZE: About 30" x 32"

Crafting Time
Varies
Skill Level
Intermediate
DESCRIPTION +

SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

  • Lion Brand® Hometown Usa®:
    • Dallas Grey 4 balls (A)
    • Cincinnati Red 3 balls (B)
    • or colors of your choice
  • Lion Brand® circular knitting needle size 13, 29" long
  • Lion Brand® stitch markers
  • Lion Brand® large-eyed blunt needle
  • 2 buttons, 1-1/4" diameter

DIRECTIONS:

GAUGE: 10 sts = 4" in St st (k on RS, p on WS).
BE SURE TO CHECK YOUR GAUGE.

NOTES
1. Blanket, including borders, is knit in one piece.
2. Blanket is worked in Stockinette st (k on RS, p on WS), with 4 sts at the beginning and end of each row worked in Garter st (k every row) for borders. Stitch markers are used to separate the border sts.
3. A circular needle is used to accommodate the large number of sts. Work back and forth on circular needle as if working on straight needles.
4. Straps are knit separately and are used to secure Blanket when it is rolled for storage.

BLANKET
With A, cast on 75 sts.
Working back and forth in rows on circular needle, work in Garter st (k every row) for 5 rows for border.
Next Row: K4 (for Garter st border), place marker (pm), k to last 4 sts, pm, k4 (for Garter St border).
Change to B.
Row 1 (RS): Knit, slipping markers as you come to them.
Row 2 (WS): K4, slip marker (sm), p across to last 4 sts, sm, k4.
Rows 3-10: Rep Rows 1 and 2.
Change to C.
Rows 11-20: Rep Rows 1 and 2.
Change to A.
Rows 21-26: Rep Rows 1 and 2.
Rep Rows 1-26 two more times.
Rep Rows 1-20 one more time.
Change to A and work 6 rows in Garter st for border.
Bind off.

STRAPS (make 2)
With B, cast on 5 sts. Knit 3 rows.
Next row: K2, yo, k2tog (buttonhole made), k1.
Continue in Garter st until piece measures 18" from beg. Bind off.
Sew a button to end of each Strap, opposite buttonhole.

FINISHING
Weave in ends.

SIZE: About 30" x 32"

SIZE: About 30" x 32"

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REVIEWS +

SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

  • Lion Brand® Hometown Usa®:
    • Dallas Grey 4 balls (A)
    • Cincinnati Red 3 balls (B)
    • or colors of your choice
  • Lion Brand® circular knitting needle size 13, 29" long
  • Lion Brand® stitch markers
  • Lion Brand® large-eyed blunt needle
  • 2 buttons, 1-1/4" diameter

DIRECTIONS:

GAUGE: 10 sts = 4" in St st (k on RS, p on WS).
BE SURE TO CHECK YOUR GAUGE.

NOTES
1. Blanket, including borders, is knit in one piece.
2. Blanket is worked in Stockinette st (k on RS, p on WS), with 4 sts at the beginning and end of each row worked in Garter st (k every row) for borders. Stitch markers are used to separate the border sts.
3. A circular needle is used to accommodate the large number of sts. Work back and forth on circular needle as if working on straight needles.
4. Straps are knit separately and are used to secure Blanket when it is rolled for storage.

BLANKET
With A, cast on 75 sts.
Working back and forth in rows on circular needle, work in Garter st (k every row) for 5 rows for border.
Next Row: K4 (for Garter st border), place marker (pm), k to last 4 sts, pm, k4 (for Garter St border).
Change to B.
Row 1 (RS): Knit, slipping markers as you come to them.
Row 2 (WS): K4, slip marker (sm), p across to last 4 sts, sm, k4.
Rows 3-10: Rep Rows 1 and 2.
Change to C.
Rows 11-20: Rep Rows 1 and 2.
Change to A.
Rows 21-26: Rep Rows 1 and 2.
Rep Rows 1-26 two more times.
Rep Rows 1-20 one more time.
Change to A and work 6 rows in Garter st for border.
Bind off.

STRAPS (make 2)
With B, cast on 5 sts. Knit 3 rows.
Next row: K2, yo, k2tog (buttonhole made), k1.
Continue in Garter st until piece measures 18" from beg. Bind off.
Sew a button to end of each Strap, opposite buttonhole.

FINISHING
Weave in ends.

SIZE: About 30" x 32"

SIZE: About 30" x 32"