Sunday, 12 April 2020

Ziggy Baby Blanket

Here is my Easter Gift to you all ~ 

Ziggy Baby Blanket

DK yarn and 4mm needles
The smallest size 15” uses around 60g of acrylic yarn - the biggest size 30” requires around 250g

21sts - 4" (10cm) over pattern as worked

You can change the size of your blanket by adding or reducing in multiples of 8 stitches (77 +/- multiples of 8)

Width ~
For a doll / small preemie baby blanket of 15”              Cast on 77sts
For a preemie baby blanket of 18”                               Cast on 93sts
For a newborn baby blanket of 24”                              Cast on 125sts
For a baby blanket of around 30”                                Cast on 157sts

Length ~ Make your blanket square, or a little longer than it’s width.

Ziggy Baby Blanket

For a Small Preemie Baby or doll ~

Width            15”
Length:         15” – easy to adjust

Cast on 77sts

Border ~
Knit 8 rows

Pattern ~
Row 1:          S1, knit to end
Row 2:          S1, k5, purl to last 6sts, k6
Row 3:          S1, k5, *p1, k7, repeat from * to last 7sts, p1, k6
Row 4:          S1, k4, * k1, p1, k1, p5, repeat from * to last 8sts, k1, p1, k6
Row 5:          S1, k7, * p1, k3, repeat from * to last 5sts, k5
Row 6:          S1, k5, p3, * k1, p1, k1, p5, repeat from * to last 12sts, k1, p1 k1, p3, k6
Row 7:          S1, k9, *p1, k7, repeat from * to last 3sts, k3
Row 8:          S1, k5, purl to last 6sts, k6
Repeat the last 8 rows eleven times more, or until you are happy with the length of your little blanket
Finish with a Border ~
Knit 9 rows
Cast off

Ziggy Baby Blanket

If you would like to make my matching Ziggy Baby Hat, you will find the pattern here ~ 

Ziggy Baby Hat

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

This pattern (the information and photos) may not be copied or reproduced
or republished on another webpage or website. 

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  1. thank you so much for all the patterns you have provided us with, i love them and appreciate all the effort that you have put into them. stay safe

  2. Hi Marianna

    Thank you for the pattern, I am new to knitting and wanted to do the baby blanket 157sts. How would I work out the pattern?

    Any help is greatly appreciated
    Thank you,

  3. Thank you for the patterns.

  4. Thank you for sharing Patten truly made my day not many like to Share I knit to give away to family friends hospital

  5. Thank you so much for making these patterns available to us, loving how easy they are to follow & the variety. Keeping me sane in this hard times ��

  6. I knit as many of the baby blankets as I can. They are donated to my church which in turn gives to charity or to the hospitals. Without Your patterns I don't know what I would do. Thank you, thank you.

  7. I love these patterns have knitted the Ziggy baby blanket and some of the hats, cardigans and booties. Can't wait to see if there is any new ones.

  8. Started knitting your patterns a few weeks ago. Enjoy doing them. Thank you. Making newborn Size.

  9. Finished blanket turned out excellent.

  10. Thanks for this & the hat to match.

  11. Just finished your beautiful Ziggy pattern. Can't wait to try out nany more of your designs, thank you