This sweet baby blanket is very easy to knit !
And it is a great choice for a gender-neutral baby set. (There is also a matching Roma Baby Cardigan Jacket and Hat).
ROMA Baby Blanket
Roma Baby Blanket
22sts = 4” (10cm)
DK yarn, less than 100g for the smallest 2 sizes
For a doll / small preemie baby blanket of 16” Cast on 88sts
For a preemie baby blanket of 18” Cast on 99sts
For a large preemie baby blanket of 20” Cast on 110sts
For a newborn baby blanket of 24” Cast on 132sts
For a baby blanket of around 28” Cast on 154sts
Length ~ Make your blanket square, or a little longer than it’s width.
Using 4mm needles and DK yarn cast on 88sts or the number of stitches suggested above for the size you wish to make
Rows 1 – 6: Knit
Row 7: Knit
Row 8: S1, k5, purl to last 6sts, k6
Rows 9 - 12: Repeat the last 2 rows twice more
Repeat rows 1 - 12 until your blanket is the length you require (around the same length as the width of your blanket or a little more, ending after completing a Row 12)
Knit 5 rows
Darn away ends
You will find my matching Roma Baby Cardigan here ~
And my matching Roma Baby Hat here ~