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Nicely Nautical Knitalong Blanket Part Four
Nicely Nautical Knitalong Blanket Part Four

Nicely Nautical Knitalong Blanket Part Four

Designer: Siân Brown
  • NEEDLES

    4mm straight, 100cm circular for edging
  • SIZE

    Blanket: 123cm x 83cm Squares: 20cm x 20cm
  • SKILL LEVEL

    Improver
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What you need to know

Welcome to the next part of Siân Brown’s brilliant blanket-along! We kick off with a clever cable design, called Wave and Pod. Have a read of our information panel before you start. No nautical knit is complete without a classic anchor motif. You’ll need separate balls of yarn for each colour section on the intarsia chart. However, if you find it tricky, you can always Swiss darn the anchor instead. Remember, the yarn amounts here are for the full blanket. Parts one, two and three can be downloaded at letsknit.co.uk/bonus-patterns and the penultimate instalment will appear in our October issue, on sale Thursday 27th August.

Siân Brown

Siân Brown

Designer

“When decreasing in the lace pattern, slip your stitches knitwise to get a neater finish”

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  • Project information

    Yarn : Rico Essentials Merino DK
    Yarn Colours Rico Essentials Merino DK, shades (A) 60 Natural, seven 50g balls, (B) 34 Light Blue, (C) 27 Jeans, three 50g balls of each, (D) 28 Navy, (E) 05 Red, one 50g ball of each
    Needles 4mm straight, 100cm circular for edging
    Additional Tapestry needle
    Tension Square 22 sts x 28 rows, 10cm x 10cm, Stocking stitch, 4mm needles
  • About the designer

    Siân Brown

    Siân Brown

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