For this pattern you need:
Yarn: Two 50g balls each of dk weight yarn (with 120m/131yds per 50g) in shade A, shade B and shade C.
Metres/Yardage for each shade: 170m/185yds – 190m/208yds.
Total metres/yardage needed: approx. 495m/541yds to 570m/624yds
My Yarn Suggestions & Amounts: Knoll Mohair Tweed or Merino Cotton or Rico Cotton DK Two 50g balls each of shade A, shade B and shade C.
WYS Bluefaced Leicester DK or WYS Illustrious DK One 100g hanks each of shade A, shade B and shade C.
Tension: 22 stitches and 44 rows to 10cm square over garter stitch using 4mm needles.
Skill Level: ♦ ◊ ◊ ◊ ◊
Measurements: One square measures approx. 13cm x 13cm.
Finished blanket measures approx. 51cm x 58cm.
My design ideas and advice: This is a lovely relaxing knit for a new arrival to the family. It is simple to knit and very satisfying as an experienced knitter can easily knit one square comfortably in an evening while watching a film.
Click on the following for my How To videos that may help with this pattern: My Learn to Knit Videos and Using Mattress Stitch to Join Garter Stitch Edges together.