White Star - PDF knitting pattern
The blanket and cushion covers are knitted in blocks, in mosaic garter stitch. Mosaic knitting is an easy way to create striking colourwork. Mosaic knitting is perfect for beginners who are attempting colourwork for the first time. Just knit and slip stitches, one colour at time. There are ZERO purl stitches needed. Directions are given how to work mosaic from the chart. The pattern is fully charted.
This pattern is for the White Start blanket only.
The yarns used for the sample:
MC Malabrigo Yarn Rios, #704 Ivory
CC1 Malabrigo Yarn Rios, #696 Whole Grain
CC2 Malabrigo Yarn Rios, #429 Cape Cod Gray
Worsted / 10 ply.
100 g / 3.53 oz = 192 m / 210 yards
Malabrigo Rios, in three colours, one main colour, two contrasting colours.
Approximate amounts needed:
MC 650 g / 23 oz
CC1 250 g / 8.8 oz
CC2 400 g / 14.1 oz
Needles + Notions
5 mm / US 8 needles
Approximately 126 x 126 cm / 50 x 50”
18 stitches x 35.5 rows = 10 x 10 cm / 4 x 4” in mosaic pattern after blocking.
Gauge is not crucial but will affect finished dimensions and yarn requirements.
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