Mirador

Skill Level: 
Easy
Project Type: 
Home
Designer: 
Amanda Keep Williams

The mesmerizing color transitions in Vintage Colors are framed by solid ribbed edgings in Mirador, a cozy child's blanket.

One Size


Finished Measurements

Approximately 34” Long x 42” wide (including edging)


Materials

4 Hanks Berroco Vintage Colors (100 grs), #5216 English Garden (MC)

2 Hanks Berroco Vintage (100 grs), #5107 Cracked Pepper (CC)

29” Length circular knitting needle, size 8 (5.00 mm) OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE


Gauge

18 sts = 4”; 24 rows = 4” in St st with MC

TO SAVE TIME, TAKE TIME TO CHECK GAUGE


Blanket

With CC, cast on 145 sts.

Ribbing:  Row 1 (RS):  K1, * p1, k1, rep from * across.

Row 2:  P1, * k1, p1, rep from * across.  Change to MC and work even in St st until piece measures 35½" from beg, end on WS.  Change to CC and rep Rows 1 and 2 of ribbing same as at beg.  Bind off in ribbing.


Finishing

Edging:  With RS facing, using circular needle and CC, pick up and k215 sts along one side edge of blanket.  Beg with Row 2 work in ribbing same as on blanket for 5”, end on WS.  Bind off in ribbing.  Repeat on the other side edge of blanket.