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Rainbow Blanket Knitalong Part 3
Rainbow Blanket Knitalong Part 3

Rainbow Blanket Knitalong Part 3

Designer: Lynne Rowe

    : 6mm straight, 6mm long circular, 6.5mm straight
  • SIZE

    Full blanket: 105cm x 105cm (excluding pom-poms); Square with border: approximately 19.5cm x 19.5cm…

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If you’ve been keeping up with your Rainbow Blanket knitalong then your pile of squares will be growing nicely! Here are the final two - a straightforward broken lines design and a stunning circles pattern created with a clever three stitch cable.

Lynne Rowe


"Due to the meditative qualities of its gentle repeating textures, this blanket is guaranteed to make you more relaxed as you knit"

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How to: work a cable cast on


For a neat and firm cast on, the cable cast on is a good bet. It is discrete and forms a narrow roll of stitches on the cast-on edge, so works well if you’re going to be working in stocking stitch.

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  • Project information

    Yarn West Yorkshire Spinners Re:treat Chunky
    Yarn Colours West Yorkshire Spinners Re:treat Chunky, shades (A) 010 Pure, three 100g balls, (B) 714 Mind, two 100g balls, (C) 552 Adore, (D) 341 Tranquil, (E) 221 Mellow, (F) 452 Serene, (G) 738 Calm, one 100g ball of each; 4ply or similar, small amount
    Needles : 6mm straight, 6mm long circular, 6.5mm straight
    Additional Cable needle; Tapestry needle
    Tension Square 14 sts and 19 rows; 10cm x 10cm; Stocking stitch; 6.5mm needles
  • About the designer

    Lynne Rowe

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