No matter how tiny they are now, one day they will grow up and fly away! Inspired by flying geese quilt motifs, this modern geometric blankie is perfect for a new addition or a grown baby flying off to college.
|sizing||Blocks are 7.5” square, and the border is 0.75” wide. The size is adjustable, and the 16-square blanket shown measures 31.5” square.
|materials||DK weight yarn in MC and several CCs
per square: MC: 60 yds, CC: 20 yds
for 16 squares: MC: 960 yds, CCs: 320 yds total, plus 150 yds total edging (sample uses 2 colours)
(Sample shown in Rainbow Heirloom Sweater in ‘almost spring’, ‘blue raspberry’, ‘fluffy bunny’, glowstick girl’, ‘jewel sea’, ‘koala haircut’, ‘natural’, ‘snow melt’, and ‘tidepool find’)
|gauge||19 sts & 40 rows / 4” in garter stitch|
|suggested needles||US#7 / 4.5mm needles (or as req’d to meet gauge), straight or circular needles for blocks, 1-2 long circular needles req’d for edging|
|notions||stitch markers, darning needle, 5-13 buttons approx 1/2” diameter|
This pattern is available individually, or as part of our new collection of modern baby knits, Max & Bodhi's Wardrobe!
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