DIAMOND BABY BLANKET
This beautiful textured baby blanket is one of my most popular knitting patterns.
The textured diamonds run throughout the blanket and are outlined with a simple C2F (Cable 2 Front) and C2B (Cable 2 Back) to make them pop!
The blanket shown here has been knitted with 100% Cotton DK. Choose any DK (US Light worsted) yarn that works to the tension listed below. o
Approx 65cms (251/2inches) x 92cms (36inches)
Stocking Stitch tension
10cms = 22sts
10cms = 30 rows
You will need:
A pair of 4mm (US6) long single pointed knitting needles. (minimum length 40cms), or a fixed circular needle
1 cable needle 4mm (US6)
480 gm of DK yarn (1420yds/1300m)
This diamond cable and garter stitch baby blanket is a beautiful blanket for a baby boy or girl as it looks very special in any colour..... creams and neutral colours, fun brights, softer prettier colours and boyish blues.
If you would like to knit a larger Diamond Blanket / Afghan for you sofa or bed I also give instructions to help you to increase this blanket to the size of your choice, and calculate the quantity of yarn you will need.
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© Copyright all rights reserved. Linda Whaley. September 2015.
This pattern is copyrighted and is sold for PERSONAL USE ONLY. The use of this pattern for any other purpose is prohibited. Sharing, re-selling, or distributing this knitting pattern, making & selling a finished hand knit from this knitting pattern, are all prohibited.