Tuesday, January 25, 2011
Come Together Baby Blanket Pattern Now Available!
I'm very happy to announce that the pattern for the Come Together Baby Blanket is now available and Jam Packed with bonuses!
Who says Knitters don’t Crochet and Crocheters don’t knit!? In this blanket knit and crochet blocks Come Together to make a charming and interesting blanket with multiple textures. It also features satin ribbon details, sweet embellishments and convenient 6” ties for attaching to a stroller or infant carrier making it the perfect blanket for baby and Mommy. Finished size 28.5 x 35.5 inches.
As a bonus this pattern includes a miniature size version perfect for dolls or loveys. Make several and keep one in the car and one at Grandma’s house and the child will always have his/her favorite blankie close at hand. Finished size 12x11 inches.
Pattern features: written instructions, photos of each block, graphic layout map, instructions for both hand and Machine Knitting are given for larger blocks, instructions and photos for miniature version, three embellishment options (turtle, owl and cupcake), and additional color ideas.
Although the blanket appears complicated, it is actually quite simple to make. Both Knit and Crochet stitches are kept basic so those who dabble in one or the other can easily complete this project. Perfect for those trying to decide which art they prefer or those just starting out.
Knit Stitches Used: Knit, Purl, K2tog, Yarn Over
Crochet Stitches Used: Single Crochet, Double Crochet, Half Double Crochet, Chain
Yarn Needed: Approximately 340 yards of each of 4 different colors worsted weight yarn.