645 Herringbone Blanket
Inspired by traditional quilt patterns, the Valley Yarns Herringbone Blanket is actually constructed with simple, striped garter stitch strips knit on the bias. Different shades of gray provide depth to the pattern, and a bright color pop on the border helps liven up your home decor. Made in Berkshire Bulky, not only will this blanket be warm, but quick!
Finished Size: 40” x 42” (40” x 54”, 52” x 54”) (shown in medium size)
Yarn: Valley Yarns Berkshire Bulky (85% wool/15% alpaca, 100g/108yds)
6 (7, 9) skeins Natural (color A),
3 (4, 5) skeins Light Gray Heather (color B)
3 (4, 5) skeins Medium Gray Heather (color C)
3 (4, 4) skeins Capri (color D)
Needles: US size 10.5 (6.50mm) 40” circular needles or size needed to get gauge
Gauge: 3 sts and 6 rows = 1” in garter stitch
PDF updated 7/14/15. View errata here.
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Like making several scarves, sewing them together and putting a border on. It doesn't get bulky, until the end, so you could carry it with you. I could see it working in a number of different color combinations. too.
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