A special baby blanket knitted in DK weight yarn.
The easy to work pattern looks like little sail boats on a garter stitch sea.
The pattern is written for two sizes of blanket,
71 x 81 cm / 28 x 32 inches and [86 x 96.5 cm / 34 x 38 inches].
You will need :
800 m / 875 yards [1155 m / 1263 yds ] DK weight yarn.
22 sts x 28 rows to 10 cm / 4 inches in stocking stitch.
The pattern has both written and charted instructions so you can work from whichever you prefer. A list of abbreviations and explanation of any special or unusual stitches in given in the pattern.
3.75 mm [US5] needle or a size needle to get the required tension. A long circular needle is recommended to accommodate the number of stitches.