WHAT YOU'LL NEED:
Size (approx) 100 x 120 cms/39 x 47 ins
13 sts and 26 rows to 10 cms/4 ins over garter st, using 5.00mm (US 8), (UK 6) Knitting Needles.
Note - Correct tension/gauge is essential for a successful handknit.
st/s - stitch/es, K - Knit, RS - right side, WS - wrong side, garter st - every row knit, rep - repeat, beg - begin/ning.
Using long pair 5.00mm (US 8), (UK 6) Needles or 5.00mm (US 8), (UK 6) Circular Needle, cast on 132 sts loosely as follows - 33 sts in C1, 33 sts in C2, 33 sts in C3 and 33 sts in C4.
Note - When changing colour in the middle of a row, twist the colour to be used (on WS) underneath and to the right of the colour just used. Use a separate ball of yarn for each section of colour or wind into smaller balls if required.
** 1st row (RS) - Using C4, K33 using C3, K33 using C2, K33 using C1, K33.
2nd row - Using C1, K33 using C2, K33 using C3, K33 using C4, K33. Rep last 2 rows for 12 cms/5 ins, working last row on WS.
Next row - Using C2, K33 using C1, K33 using C3, K33 using C4, K33.
Next row - Using C4, K33 using C3, K33 using C1, K33 using C2, K33. Rep last 2 rows for 12 cms/5 ins, working last row on WS. ** Rep from ** to ** 4 times more. Using colours from previous row, cast off loosely knitways.
DO NOT PRESS. Using yarn needle, darn in ends towards centre of blanket.