Sunday, 21 June 2015

Willow ~ Preemie Baby Blanket

This little preemie baby blanket is so sweet and pretty  - 
......a great charity knitting project


 
 
Willow Preemie Baby Blanket
 
 
 
 
 
Willow Preemie Baby Blanket
 

 

Requirements ~

 

 

DK (8ply) yarn
 
4mm needles
 

 

Tension ~

 

22sts = 4” (10cm)


 
 
Measurements ~
 
 
Width:        16" (41cm)
 
Length:      adjustable ......... I made mine 18" (46cm)
 
 
 
Pattern Instructions ~
 
 

 
Cast on 86 stitches
 
Start with a garter stitch border - knit 10 rows
 
Pattern:
1st Row:       S1, knit to end
2nd Row:      S1, k4, *p4, k4, rep from * to last 9sts, p4, k5
Repeat the 1st and 2nd Rows twice more
 
7th Row:       S1, knit to end
8th Row:       S1, k4, *k4, p4, rep from * to last 9sts, k9
Repeat the 7th and 8th Rows twice more
 
Repeat the last 12 rows nine times
Repeat rows 1 - 6 one more time
 
Finish with a garter stitch border – knit 11 rows
Cast off knit wise
 
Darn away ends


If you would like to make this baby blanket smaller or bigger ~
then reduce or add in multiples of eight stitches ...
 
........ for a Newborn Baby Blanket of 24 ½ “

cast on 134sts
 
........ for a Baby Blanket of 30
 
cast on 166sts

 
 
 
 
 

 
Copyright © 2015 ‘made by marianna’  All Rights Reserved

This pattern (the information and photos) may not be copied or reproduced

or republished on another webpage or website.

‘This work is registered with the UK Copyright Service.’
 

 

 


3 comments :

  1. Looks comfy and cozy, perfect for babies. Thanks for sharing, beautiful indeed. Check out White + Warren for more cozy baby blanket and more.

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  2. Thanks so much. I'm going to use this pattern to make little blankets to include in Memory Boxes presented to parents who have lost babies.

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