Miracles Happen...

Crochet, knit, and sewn items for a newborn baby's needs

Knit Scalloped Afghan

Pattern design from Sarah Powers, mother of Barbara Katz


Baby blanket hand knit by Barbara Katz


Baby blanket hand knit by Sue W. Thompson

Rabbit doll hand made by Joan Liuzzi
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Materials:

DK or Sport weight yarn
Size 8, 9, or 10 knitting needles

Instructions:

Make rows in multiples of 18 sts. For baby blanket, cast on 144 sts.

Row 1: K

Row 2: P

Row 3: K2tog (three times); *yo and k1 (six times); k2tog six times*; Repeat ** across row, ending with yo and k1 (six times), k2tog (three times).

Row 4: K

Repeat these four rows for the pattern until the blanket is the desired length (about 40-45 inches for a baby blanket).

Cast off after completing row 4.

Note: this blanket may be made any size desired by casting on multiples of 18 sts.


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