01 Pinwheel PDF
This lovely little blanket may be used as a throw, a shawl, or a baby blanket. Its up to you. The blanket is knit in columns, with each column attached to the previous one as you work. No seaming is required for this project.
This pattern is a PDF download.
Yarn: Aran weight or thicker yarn. The model was knit in a lightweight, fluffy yarn with 7 colors, but only 4 colors are required.
Color A - approx 320 yards
Color B - approx 320 yards
Color C - approx 160 yards
Color D - approx 160 yards
Needles: US 13 (9 mm) short circular or straight needles, or size required to get gauge; border knit in the round on 1 long circular needle, 36 inches or longer, though longer would be better as there are nearly 700 stitches on the needles when knitting the border.
Gauge: 10 sts and 8.5 garter ridges to 4 inches (10 cm).
Finished size: 44 x 31.5 (112 x 80 cm).
Notions: 3 stitch markers.