close

Search Term

Enter a search term (optional)

Categories

Select One (optional)

Printable

(optional)

Show only printer-friendly patterns


Difficulty Level

Select One (optional)

Yarn Weight

Select One (optional)

Knitting Needle Size

Select as many as you like (optional)

  • 1 or 2.25 mm
  • 2 or 2.75 mm
  • 3 or 3.25 mm
  • 4 or 3.5 mm
  • 5 or 3.75 mm
  • 6 or 4 mm
  • 7 or 4.5 mm
  • 8 or 5 mm
  • 9 or 5.5 mm
  • 10 or 6 mm
  • 10.5 or 6.5 mm
  • 11 or 8 mm
  • 13 or 9 mm
  • 15 or 10 mm
  • 17 or 12.75 mm
  • 19 or 15 mm
  • 35 or 19 mm
  • 50 or 25 mm
  • Circular Knitting Needles
  • Double-Pointed Knitting Needles (DPNs)
AllFreeKnitting.com

Menu

Quilted Blankie

quilted blankie ir

If you're looking to learn how to knit a blanket that is sure to set your child apart from the crowd, look no further. The Quilted Blankie is everything you could ever need or want in a knit baby blanket pattern. What's even better is this adorable little blankie is so easy to make. Simply knit and purl down to the last stitch, and you've got yourself a knit baby blanket that will last a lifetime. The Quilted Blankie also makes quite the heartwarming baby shower gift for new mothers. Every child needs a blankie. Why not make one for your darling little angel yourself? While he or she might not understand the hard work and time that went into their blankie now, they'll absolutely love the warmth it brings for years to come.

Knitting Needle Size7 or 4.5 mm, Circular Knitting Needles

Yarn Weight(3) Light/DK (21-24 stitches to 4 inches)

Gauge1 stitches, 2 rows, 3 inches. stockinette stitch

Finished Measurements: 32” x 38”

 

Materials:

  • RED HEART® “Comfort Sport®” (Art. N399, Solids - 350 g (12.35 oz), 1050 m (1144 yd); Multicolours - 260 g (9 oz), 760 m (831 yd)): Art. N399, 2 Balls of 260g
  • Knitting Needles: 4.5mm [US 7], 70cm (29”) circular

 

GAUGE: 22 sts = 4” over pattern. CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size needles to obtain the gauge.
 

Abbreviations:
K = knit
mm = millimeters
P = purl
psso = pass the slipped st over
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
yo = yarn over
* = repeat whatever follows the * as indicated
[] = work directions in brackets the number of times specified

 

Instructions:
Cast on 182 sts.

Knit in garter stitch 5 rows (knit every row)

Work in pattern as follows:
Row 1: K4, *K2, P2. repeat from * to last 6 sts., K6
Row 2: K5, P1, *K2, P2, repeat from * to last 8 sts., K2, P1, K5
Row 3: Knit
Row 4: K5, P to last 5 sts., K5
Row 5: as 2nd row
Row 6: as 1st row
Row 7: Knit
Row 8: K5, P to last 5 sts, K5

These 8 rows form pattern.

Repeat until work measures 37”, ending on row 8 of pattern.

Knit 4 rows garter stitch. Cast off.

* For a square blankie: 32” x 32” use 1 ball, and work until 31” in length, K 4 rows garter stitch. Cast off.

Free projects, giveaways, exclusive partner offers, and more straight to your inbox!

Your Recently Viewed Projects

I have not made this yet so I cannot rate it.

Include a Photo Include a Photo

Click the button above or drag and drop images onto the button. You can upload two images.

Cancel Reply to Comment

Thanks for your comment. Don't forget to share!

Use the needles as if they were straight ones. You are supposed to turn it around and go back with the next row.

I just started this and am confused as to why use circular needles. It appears to me that it will end up as a tube and not a rectangle or square. Am I suppose to reverse how I hold the needles with each row?

Hi Member 8267879, For this pattern, you will be using circular needles much the same was as you use straight needles. The pattern calls for circular needles just to accommodate the large number of stitches. Hope this helps! -Editors of AllFreeKnitting

Close

Report Inappropriate Comment

Are you sure you would like to report this comment? It will be flagged for our moderators to take action.

Thank you for taking the time to improve the content on our site.

Project of the Day

Quick Purple Knitted Ponchovideocam

Quick knitting patterns are awesome because you get to reap the rewards of your knitting work almost immediately. This Quick Purple… Continue reading: "Quick Purple Knitted Ponchovideocam"

Something worth saving?

Register now for FREE to:

  • SAVE all your favorite patterns
  • ADD personal notes
  • QUICKLY reference your patterns

 

Connect With Us

Facebook Twitter Pinterest Twitter
Blog Email RSS

About Us Advertise Contact Us FAQ Keyword Index Privacy Policy Share Your Project Subscribe Terms of Service Unsubscribe

---- 1 ----

close

Images from other crafters

There are currently no images from other crafters.

I Love It