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Crochet, knit, and sewn items for a newborn baby's needs

Easy Knit Eyelet Blanket

Blankets hand made by Sue W. Thompson
Clown doll hand made by Dorothy F.


Size 10 knitting needles
DK or sport weight yarn

Note: If using bulkier yarn, use larger knitting needles and continue row 4 until about 28-30" from first row along edge of blanket. There will be less than 190 sts on the needle. Begin decreasing.


Cast on 4 sts
K 4 across
Row 1 - K 4 across again
Row 2 - K2 , YO, K2
Row 3 - K3, YO, K2 (6 sts)
Row 4 - K3, YO, K rest of row
Continue row 4 until 190 sts
K2 , K2tog, YO, K2tog, K rest of row
Continue decreasing until 8 sts remain
K2 , K2tog, K2tog, K1, K1 (6 sts)
K1, K2tog, K2tog, K1 (4 sts)
Bind off - K2 pull 1 st st over 2 nd (1 left) K1
Pull over, K1 continue til 1 st remains. Pull up. Cut yarn. Finish off.


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