Sunday, 27 January 2019

Wave of Light Baby Blanket

Wave of Light Baby Blanket

I have has so many lovely comments about my Wave of Light Baby Cardigan Jacket, Hat and Bonnet. Such a pretty pattern - and easy to knit with just a 4 row repeat.  So, to add to the set, here are the instructions for my matching Baby Blanket. Happy knitting ! 

Wave of Light Baby Blanket


Around 100g DK yarn for smallest size,          around (200g for 24” size) , (350g for 30” size)
4mm needles                          


Width:       17- 18" (43cm- 46cm)                       
Length:     18 - 19” – easy to adjust


22sts = 4" (10cm)

For a Premature Baby Blanket of 17 – 18” ~

Cast on 98sts
1st Row             S1, knit to end
Repeat this row 7 times more
9th Row            S1, knit to end
10th Row          S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5                                 
11th Row:         S1, k4, *k2tog, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, k1, yo, k1, yo, k2tog, k2tog, repeat from * to last 5sts, k5
12th Row:         S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5                                 

Repeat last 4 rows until the blanket is the same length as it is wide

Knit 7 rows
Cast off
Darn away ends

Wave of Light
To make this blanket bigger you will need to cast on 98 + (multiples of 11)

For a 24” newborn baby blanket cast on 131sts

For a 30” baby blanket cast on 164sts

You will find my matching baby cardigan jacket at ~ 

You will find my matching baby bonnet at ~ 

And my matching baby beanie hat at ~ 

 I am happy for you to use my patterns for your own use or for charity donations.  
In addition:  You can gift or sell any finished items you make from my patterns.    

However, please do not copy my patterns

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This pattern (the information and photos) may not be copied or reproduced
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  1. The last 7 knit rows are you s1 then knit to end. ? Like first row. ?

  2. I have so many patterns now that I just can’t keep up with all the comments and questions on every page, plus ravelry, pinterest and other sites. However, I DO want to hear from you, help you and see your lovely makes! I have a very lively facebook group page – please join me and over 10,000 other members. I check in every day and if I am not available, someone else usually is. The group is ~

  3. Just beautiful. i have some babies coming in 2019.. I must get organized!

  4. Did you use self striping yarn, or separate colors? Do you recommend a particular yarn?
    Thank you for sharing the pattern!