Cast on and learn to knit with Alexa and Emily! Malt is a beginner baby blanvket, supported by tutorials showing how to cast on, knit, purl, bind off, and read a knitting pattern.
Prefer to start with a scarf? All the basics are covered in the Wheat Scarf too.
|download Malt Blanket Pattern >|
Tutorials ::: How to Cast On (video), How to Knit (video), How to Purl (video), How to Bind Off (Video), How to Knit Your First Scarf, How to Weave in Ends, Basic Blocking, and all about Knitting Supplies: Knitting Needles and Yarn.
|sizing||Finished blanket will be approximately 30" wide by 32" long|
|materials||750 yds worsted / aran weight yarn
(adult sample shown in Sweet Fiber Cashmerino Worsted in 'tea leaves')
|gauge||18 sts & 22 rows / 4" in stockinette stitch
14 sts & 28 rows / 4" in garter stitch
(don't worry about gauge if this is your first knitting project)
|suggested needles||US #8 / 5.0 mm 24 inch or longer circular needle|
|notes||The malt blanket is knit in rows from end to end.|