Easy Baby Blankie!

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Easy Baby Blankie!

Simple baby blanket knit up with a warm, soft yarn. Lightweight but very cozy.

Pattern:
Size 10 needles

Yarn: Lion Brand Homespun in Painted Desert

Cast on 4 stitches

First, we start the corner:

Row 1: knit
Row 2: knit 2, increase one stitch by knitting the next stitch, leaving the yarn on the needle and knitting again into the back side of the same stitch. Also known as a bar increase. knit to the end of the row.
Row 3: knit 2, increase again, knit to the end of the row.

Here, we increase and make it larger:

Row 4: knit 3, yo, knit to the end of the row.

Continue knitting the same as row 4 until the blanket is as wide across as you would like it to be from corner to corner.

Now, we decrease.

Knit 2, k2tog, yo, k2tog, knit to the end of the row.

Continue to decrease until you have 5 stitches left.

Knit 1, k2tog, knit to the end of the row.
Knit 1, k2tog, knit to the end of the row.
Knit 3
Bind off.

yo: yarn over
k2tog: knit two together

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