Caron® Big Cakes™ Catch Some Waves Knit Blanket in Blue Macaroon

Materials

  • 3 - Caron® Big Cakes™ Yarn – Blue Macaroon
  • 1 - Boye® Anodized Aluminum Circular Needles, 40.6 cm – size 9
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Instructions

MEASUREMENTS: Approx. 114.5 cm long x 147.5 cm.

GAUGE: 15 sts and 19 rows = 10 cm in stocking stitch.
 

INSTRUCTIONS:
Cast on 198 sts. Do not join. Working back and forth across needle in rows, proceed as follows:
Knit 5 rows (garter st), noting first row is WS.

1st row:  (RS). K3. Kfb. K5. ssk. K2tog. K5. *(Kfb) twice. K5. ssk. K2tog. K5. Rep from * to last 4 sts. Kfb. K3.

2nd row:  K3. Purl to last 3 sts. K3.

These 2 rows form Chevron Pat.

Cont in Chevron Pat until work from beg measures 144.5 cm, ending on a WS row.

Knit 5 rows (garter st).

Cast off knitwise (WS).


ABBREVIATIONS:
Approx = Approximate(ly)
Beg = Beginning
Cont = Continue
K = Knit
K2tog = Knit next 2 stitches together
Kfb = Increase 1 stitch by knitting into front and back of next stitch
Pat = Pattern
RS = Right Side
Ssk = Slip next 2 stitches knitwise one at a time. Pass them back onto left-hand needle, then knit through back loops together.
St(s) = Stitch(es)
WS = Wrong Side

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