free knit baby blanket pattern
Thanks to my grandson, Marcelo, for modeling
and playing peek-a-boo with the blanket.
- Peek-a-boo Blanket
Designed & Knit by
See the matching Hat and Booties to make a set -
Size: 24" wide x 28" long
5 - 50 gr. balls
Puffin #0202 "dotty blues"
26" or 35" US size 11 Crystal Palace Circular Bamboo or DAISY needle
The pattern is knit of alternating blocks of St st and Rev St st
- 10 blocks wide by 12 blocks long and is very easy to knit.
Cast on 82 sts.
Work 6 rows of garter st (K all rows).
Begin block pattern (keep the edge 6 sts on each side in garter st - that is,
always K the outer 6 sts on each border).
First block section (10 rows)
Rows 1, 3, 5, 7, 9: K7, P7 across row
Rows 2, 4, 6, 8, 10: K7, P7 across row
Next block section (10 rows)
Rows 1, 3, 5, 7, 9: P7, K7 across row
Rows 2, 4, 6, 8, 10: P7, K7 across row
Alternate the two block 10 row sections, keeping the outer 6
sts border sts in garter st.
Continue alternating the blocks until you are approx. 1/2
through the 5th ball of Puffin and finish the next block section.
Work the last 6 rows in garter st as you did the beginning of the blanket.
Bind off loosely.
Optional: Tie tassels made with extra Puffin to the 4 corners
of the blanket.
designed & knit by Susan Druding
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