Sassy Stripes Baby Blanket

This beautiful baby blanket is easy and relaxing to knit. Only knit and purl stitches are used, making it perfect for beginning knitters and seasoned knitters alike.

 

Pick as many solid colors for the stripes as you wish (or a long-repeat multi-color or stripe yarn), along with a solid contrasting color for the background. You’ll love seeing this vibrant blanket come to life!

 

The pattern includes written instructions, along with close up photos.

 

Pattern measurements are given in inches, yards, centimeters and meters. Weights are given in ounces and grams.

 

This baby blanket uses a total of 780 yds (713 m) of worsted weight yarn. If another size of blanket is made, more or less yarn will be required. If a heavier yarn is used, adjust amount of yarn accordingly.

 

SIZE: Approx. 29” (73.5 cm) wide x 31” (78.5 cm) high

 

SKILL LEVEL: Easy

 

MATERIALS:
Worsted weight yarn, 100% acrylic
5.6 oz/159 g/360 yds/329 m white
1.4 oz/40 g/70 yds/64 m each pink, orange, yellow, green, turquoise and purple
Size 8 (5 mm) 36” (91 cm) circular knitting needles or size required for gauge

Note: Photographed model made with Lion Brand Pound of Love in #100 White, along with Caron Simply Soft & Simply Soft Brites in #9604 Watermelon, #9605 Mango, #9606 Lemonade, #9607 Limelight, #9608 Blue Mint and #9610 Grape.