Tweedle Doo Blanket
27 October 2020, 11:30 101
Red Heart® Super Saver™ (7 oz/197 g; 364 yds/333 m)
Contrast A Grenadine (0705) 3 balls
Red Heart® Super Saver Stripes™ (5 oz/142 g; 236 yds/215 m)
Contrast B Retro Stripe (4971) 4 balls
Size U.S. 10 (6 mm) circular knitting needle 36″ [91.5 cm] long or size needed to obtain gauge.
Approx 36″ [91.5 cm] wide x 46″ [117 cm] long.
16 sts and 22 rows = 4″ [10 cm] in stocking stitch.
Note: When changing colors, do not break yarn. Carry yarn not in use loosely up side of work.
With A, cast on 147 sts. Do not join. Working back and forth across needle in rows, knit 4 rows (garter st), noting 1st row is WS.
Next row: (WS). Knit, inc 10 sts evenly across. 157 sts.
Proceed as follows:
1st row: (RS). With A, K8. *Sl1Pwyib. K3. Rep from * to last 5 sts. K5.
2nd row: With A, K8. *Sl1Pwyif. K3. Rep from * to last 5 sts. K5.
3rd row: With B, K6. *Sl1Pwyib. K3. Rep from * to last 7 sts. Sl1Pwyib. K6.
4th row: With B, K6. *Sl1Pwyif. K3. Rep from * to last 7 sts. Sl1Pwyib. K6. These 4 rows form pat.
Cont in pat until Blanket measures approx 45″ [114.5 cm], ending on a 4th row. Break B.
Next row: (RS). With A, knit, dec 10 sts evenly across row. 147 sts. Knit 4 rows.
Cast off knitwise (WS).
Approx = Approximately Beg = Beginning
Cont = Continue
Dec = Decreasing
Inc = Increasing
K = Knit
Pat = Pattern
Rep = Repeat
RS = Right side
Sl1Pwyib = Slip next stitch purlwise with yarn held in back of work.
Sl1Pwyif = Slip next stitch purlwise with yarn held in front of work.
Sts = Stitches
WS = Wrong side