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The pattern will be available as a digital download from your email link and will be released over 6 weeks every Friday from 30th July at 10am BST.
Go truly wild with your knitting, with Jenny Watson’s delightful Safari Blanket Knit Along. Decorated with wild animals you’d expect to find on a safari adventure, including a lovable lion, a happy hippo, a cool koala and mischievous monkey, this blanket project is absolutely bursting with character!
Designed using Deramores Studio DK and Babysoft DK Yarn, it’s a fantastic challenge for intermediate or advanced knitters to get their needles into. What’s more, the finished blanket is sure to delight the whole family and will make a lovely gift for little ones! Order the pattern and yarn pack today to craft up this cosy blanket as a heartfelt gift for the little adventurers in your life.
Each week, you’ll learn how to knit a different part of the blanket until it is complete. You’ll also receive all the Deramores Studio DK and Babysoft DK Yarn needed to complete the project.
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Please see below the instructions for the blanket square on the Safari KAL if worked in Studio DK:
BLANKET SQUARE STUDIO DK (approximately 20 x 20cm, 8 x 8in)
Using 3.25mm needles, cast on 45sts.
1st Row: S1, K44.
Rep last row 3 times more.
5th Row: S1, K44.
6th Row: S1, K2, P39, K3.
Rep 5th and 6th rows 24 times more.
55th Row: S1, K44.
Rep last row 3 times more.
Size: 90cm x 68cm | 35½in x 26¾in
This yarn pack contains:
1 x Deramores Studio Baby Soft DK - Primrose (70123)
1 x Deramores Studio Baby Soft DK - Coral (70128)
1 x Deramores Studio Baby Soft DK - Kiwi (70115)
1 x Deramores Studio Baby Soft DK - Mint (70118)
1 x Deramores Studio Baby Soft DK - Lollipop (70129)
1 x Deramores Studio DK - Mustard (70058)
1 x Deramores Studio DK - Oatmeal (70020)
1 x Deramores Studio DK - Burnt Orange (70059)
1 x Deramores Studio DK - Ruby (70006)
1 x Deramores Studio DK - Ebony (70027)
1 x Deramores Studio DK - Frost (70001)
1 x Deramores Studio DK - Mist (70025)
4 x Deramores Studio DK 25g - Fir (70012)
1 x Deramores Studio DK - Chocolate (70024)
2 x Deramores Studio DK 50g - Light Pink (70034)
1 x Deramores Studio DK - Paprika (70055)
Please note the following yarn have been substituted:
- Any OOS weights have been substituted and matched in lower/higher weights.
For this pattern you will need:
1 Pair of 3.25mm (UK10 - US3) Knitting Needles
1 Pair of 3mm (UK11 – US) Knitting Needles
1 set of 3mm (UK11 – US) Double Pointed Needles