Berroco

fine handknitting yarns

Search

Tidbits from Berroco Design Studio, read & share ›› Go to Blog RSS

Send this page to a friend:

Solberg

knit in Berroco Vintage™ | color info
Skill level: Easy


click to enlarge


click to enlarge

Assembly Diagram | Abbreviations & Terms


Find this Yarn

 

 

Bookmark and Share

This colorful roll-up travel blanket will brighten your journey and keep you cozy.

 

PDF Pattern Instructions

(If you can’t open this PDF file you need Adobe Acrobat Reader. Get it here.)

One size

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
Approximately 30” x 36” (Not including wrap)

MATERIALS
2 Hanks BERROCO VINTAGE (100 grs), #5105 Oats and 1 hank each #5122 Bananne, #5112 Minty, #5192 Chana Dal, #5121 Sunny, #5125 Aquae, #5179 Chocolate, #5156 Cork, #5185 Tide Pool, #5176 Pumpkin, #5184 Sloe Berry, #5182 Black Currant, #5175 Fennel, #5183 Lilacs, #5134 Sour Cherry, #5177, Douglas Fir, #5123 Blush and #5150 Berries
Straight knitting needles, size 8 (5.00 mm) OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE
Crochet hook, size 5.00 mm (H-8)
Five 1” buttons

GAUGE
18 sts = 4”;  32 rows = 4” in Seed St
TO SAVE TIME, TAKE TIME TO CHECK GAUGE

SEED STITCH (Odd number of sts)

Row 1:  K1, * p1, k1, rep from * across.

Rep this row for Seed St.

NOTE

This throw is made in 3 strips

THROW

Strip 1:  With straight needles, using #5105, cast on 45 sts.  Keeping 2 sts at each edge in St st and remaining sts in Seed St, work even for 7”, end on WS.  Change to #5129 and work even for 7”, end on WS.  Change to #5179 and work even for 3”, end on WS.  Change to #5176 and work even for 8”, end on WS.  Change to #5175 and work even for 3”, end on WS.  Change to #5177 and work even for 8”, end on WS.  Strip should measure 36” from beg.  Bind off.

Strip 2:  With straight needles, using #5122, cast on 45 sts.  Keeping 2 sts at each edge in St st and remaining sts in Seed St, work even for 5”, end on WS.  Change to #5121 and work even for 7”, end on WS.  Change to #5156 and work even for 8”, end on WS.  Change to #5184 and work even for 5”, end on WS.  Change to #5183 and work even for 7”, end on WS.  Change to #5123 and work even for 4”, end on WS.  Change to #5105 and work even for 11”, end on WS.  Strip should measure 47” from beg.  Bind off.

Strip 3:  With straight needles, using #5112, cast on 45 sts.  Keeping 2 stseach edge in St st and remaining sts in Seed St, work even for 7”, end on WS.  Change to #5125 and work even for 7”, end on WS.  Change to #5185 and work even for 3”, end on WS.  Change to #5182 and work even for 8”, end on WS.  Change to #5134 and work even for 3”, end on WS.  Change to #5150 and work even for 8”, end on WS.  Strip should measure 36” from beg.  Bind off.

FINISHING

Sew strips together, following diagram.

Buttonloops:  With RS facing, using crochet hook, join #5105 with a sl st in first st on bound-off edge of Strip 2.   Ch 1, working 1 sc in each bound-off st, work 3 sc’s, ch 2, skip 2 sc’s, * work 7 sc’s, ch 2, skip 2 sc’s, rep from * 3 times more, work in sc to end.  Fasten off.  Fold blanket in thirds lengthwise along seams between strips.  Starting at cast-on edge, roll blanket towards bound-off edge.  When 3 strips are rolled, wrap #5105 single section in center around roll.  Mark placement of 5 buttons under buttonloops.  Unroll blanket and sew on buttons.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

›› See sample KnitBits



X Close