Fruit Stripe Blanket
Short Description: Fruit Stripe Scarf by A. Opie Designs. Fruit Stripe is a baby blanket knitted in stockinette stitch from corner to corner on the diagonal. You Increase one stitch on every row until desired width, then decrease one stitch on every row creating the opposite corner. You can use as many or as few colors as you like.
Gauge: Approximately 18 stitches over 4 inches. Knitted in stockinette stitch; For best results in achieving a square, wet blocking is recommended.
Finished Measurements: 31" X 31" , after blocking
Materials Used: Approximately 800 yards Light Worsted or DK weight yarn. Sample was knitted in weepaca by Big Bad Wool (1 skein each of the following colors: Tree Frog, Leaf, Water, Mustard, Minty, Butter, Stop, Girly Girl, Pink Noses, Lilac, & Plum). Please note that the blanket shown on this pattern is knitted with 11 colors, and if you choose to knit your blanket in a similar fashion, there will be remnants of yarn.
Needle Size: Size 7, circular needles