Pram Blanket (Intermediate)
Width (approx) 46 cms/18½ ins
Length (approx) 81 cms/32 ins
8 ply Acrylic 1 x 300g ball
A pair 8.00mm (US 11), (UK 0) Knitting Needles or size that gives correct
A Yarn Needle.
12 sts and 15 rows to 10 cms/4 ins over centre pattern, using 8.00mm
(US 11), (UK 0) Knitting Needles and 2 strands of yarn together.
Note - Correct tension/gauge is essential for a successful handknit.
St/s - stitch/es, K - Knit, P - Purl, RS - right side, WS - wrong side, yfwd - yarn
forward to make a stitch, rep - repeat, patt - pattern, beg - begin/ning.
Using 8.00mm (US 11), (UK 0) Needles and 2 strands of yarn together, cast on
1st row - K1, * P1, K1, rep from * to end.
Repeat 1st row for moss st 6 times = 7 rows moss st in total.
Next row - Moss 5, purl to last 5 sts, moss 5.
Beg patt - 1st row (RS) - Moss 5, K2, * yfwd, K2, rep from * to last 6 sts, K1,
2nd row - Moss 5, P2, * P3, pass first st on right hand needle from 3 sts just worked
over 2nd and 3rd sts (decrease one st), rep from * to last 6 sts, P1, moss 5.
3rd row - Moss 5, K1, * K2, yfwd, rep from * to last 7 sts, K2, moss 5.
4th row - Moss 5, P1, * P3, pass first st on right hand needle from 3 sts just worked
over 2nd and 3rd sts (decrease one st), rep from * to last 7 sts, P2, moss 5.
Rows 1 to 4 inclusive form patt.
Continue in patt until work measures approx. 78 cms/30½ ins from beg, ending
with a 4th patt row.
Next row - Moss 5, knit to last 5 sts, moss 5.
Work 7 rows moss st (as before).
Cast/bind off loosely in moss st.
DO NOT PRESS. Using yarn needle, darn in ends.
For more inspiration, tips and facts, visit www.passioknit.com.au