Kindred Blanket

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Interlocking cables march across the surface of Kindred, a modern baby blanket designed for the special baby in your life. The blanket measures 31” square, perfect for use in a carriage, and is worked from the center out in one piece, including the garter stitch border. The front of the blanket features lots of texture framed by a reverse stockinette stitch background, while the reverse side features a gentle ribbing-like pattern. Pictured above, the sample is knit in a delicately pastel cotton and wool blend yarn for warmer climates, but other worsted-weight yarns can be substituted easily for even cozier results!

Please note: the pattern includes charted instructions for working each of the body and the border sections!

Finished, Blocked Size:
31” [78.75cm] wide and 31″ [78.75cm] long

Note: The blanket can be increased by size by simply working additional repeats of the main body chart. Just be sure to have sufficient additional yardage on hand!

Yarn:
–Worsted-weight yarn at approximately 160 yds [146 m] per 100 g [3.5 oz]: 750 yards / 686 m

–Sample shown is knit in Spud and Chloe Sweater (55% wool, 45% cotton; approximately 160 yds [146 m]/100 [3.5 oz]): “Lilac #7523,” 5 skeins

Needles:
Size US 7 (4.5mm) circular needles, or size needed to obtain gauge; five US 7 (4.5mm) double-pointed needles (DPNs); five US 3 (3.25mm) DPNs

Notions:
eight markers, including one of a different color; cable needle; yarn needle

Gauge:
16 stitches / 28 rows = 4” (10 cm) in cable pattern AFTER blocking

A Note about Payments:

Patterns are available as PDF downloads to purchase via Ravelry and pay for via Paypal; you’ll be able to download each file once payment is complete.  You do NOT need an account with either site to purchase any patterns. If you don’t have a Paypal account, you can use your credit card to pay without having a Paypal account.  If you use a Paypal account without funds in it and without an associated credit card, then Paypal will treat your payment as an electronic check.  Questions?  Use the “Contact” tab above to reach me!

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