An excellent first blanket! Knit garter stitch strips of varying widths, then whipstitch together. A simple knit with dramatic results.
Designed by Michael del Vecchio
Length: 72", blocked
Width: 36¼", blocked
Wisdom Yarns Poems (100% wool; 50g/109 yds)
• 578 Fluorescence- 10 balls (A)
• 591 Vesuvius- 5 balls (B)
• 587 Peacock- 4 balls (C)
Needles: US Size 9 (5.5 mm) straight needles or size to obtain gauge
Notions: Stitch markers, tapestry needle
16 sts x 32 rows = 4" in Garter st, blocked
Strip A = 4¾" wide, blocked
Strip B = 3½" wide, b locked
Strip C = 2¼" wide, blocked
Save time, check your gauge.
This pattern is also available as part of e-book Color in Design.