Approx 50” x 60” [127 x 152.5 cm]
8 sts and 13 rows = 4” [10 cm] in stocking stitch.
TOOLS & SUPPLIES
Bernat® Blanket™ (10.5 oz/300 g; 258 yds/234 m)
Main Color (MC) Light Teal (10734) 2 balls
Contrast A Sand (10014) 2 balls
Contrast B Dark Grey (10044) 2 balls
Contrast C Vintage White (10006) 2 balls
Size U.S. 11 (8 mm) 36” [90 cm] long circular knitting needle or size needed to obtain gauge.
With MC, work 4 rows.
With A, work 2 rows.
With B, work 4 rows.
With C, work 2 rows.
These 12 rows form Stripe Pat.
With C, cast on 120 sts. Do not join. Working back and forth across needle, knit 3 rows (garter st), noting first row is WS and inc 6 sts evenly across last row. 126 sts.
Proceed in pat as follows:
1st row: (RS). With MC, knit.
2nd row: K3. Purl to last 3 sts. K3.
3rd row: K3. *(K2tog) 4 times. (yo. K1) 8 times. (K2tog) 4 times. Rep from * to last 3 sts. K3.
4th row: Knit. First 4 rows of Stripe Pat are complete.
Keeping cont of Stripe Pat, rep last 4 rows for pat until work from beg measures approx 58" [147.5 cm], ending with 4 rows of B. With C, knit 1 row, dec 6 sts evenly across.
120 sts. Knit 2 rows.
Cast off knitwise (WS).
Approx = Approximately
Beg = Beginning
Cont = Continue(ity)
Dec = Decrease(ing)
Inc = Increase(ing)
K = Knit
K2tog = Knit next 2 stitches together
Pat = Pattern
Rem = Remaining
Rep = Repeat
RS = Right side
WS = Wrong side
St(s) = Stitch(es)
Yo = Yarn over