This textured blanket is beginner friendly with video tutorials linked in the pattern to help you cast on and bind off. Choose a beautiful DK weight yarn like West Wool Tandem to knit the fun textured stitches. Diagonal ribbing, moss stitch, and broken ribbing are all framed by garter stitch sections. You can knit as many textured sections as you like to customize the length of the blanket. Choose between three sizes for this pattern. The small baby blanket makes a great gift for new families. The medium size is a big lap blanket for cozy knit nights on the couch. The large size is perfect for a large bedspread. I-cord edges frame the perimeter of this easy to knit rectangular blanket.
32 [50, 70]″ / 81 [127, 178]cm wide, 44 [80, 100]″ / 112 [203, 254]cm long. Measurements taken after blocking.
The length is easily customizable by knitting more textured pattern repeats for a longer blanket or simply bind off early for a shorter blanket.
Yarn DK weight
Approximately 875 [1750, 2500]yds / 800 [1600, 2286]m
You will need 4 [7, 10] skeins of West Wool Tandem to knit this blanket.
US 7 / 4.5mm circular in 40″ / 100cm length or size needed to obtain gauge
18 sts & 32 rows = 4″ / 10cm in pattern after blocking
West Wool Tandem (100% South American Merino Wool; 254yds / 233m per 100g skein)