Knit and Pray

Catholic woman talks about knitting, sewing, crocheting, cross-stitching, crafting and Catholic Faith and family.

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

2015 Blanket #7

Using US8 needles and from top to bottom Caron Simply Soft in plum wine; Mission Falls 1824 cotton in white; and Caron Simply Soft in grey heather.  The small stripes are all Caron Simply Soft in from top to bottom: off white; bone; pagoda; sage; autumn red; sunshine; berry blue; watermelon; off white.  I cast on 120 sts and knit 24 rows before knitting 2 rows of contrasting color.  This blanket measures approx. 38"x31".

Tuesday, June 09, 2015

2015 Blanket #6

Using US8 needles I cast on 140 sts and knit 20 rows in each of the following colors of Caron Simply Soft (from top to bottom): blackberry, sage, autumn red, berry blue, lemonade, bone, persimmon, watermelon, country blue, grey heather, off white, pagoda.  This blanket measures approx. 36"x36".