Olive’s Blanket is a square blanket with a leaf pattern.
The blanket is worked from the center and out using double pointed needles at first, changing to circular needle as the number of sts increase.
The leaf pattern is charted.
Since the blanket has no specific size or fit, any type of yarn and needles can be used.
Size: One size, approx. 90 x 90 cm – or as desired
Needles: double pointed needles and circular needles 60 and 80 cm, 4 mm
Gauge: 22 sts x 39 rows = 10x10 cm using 4 mm needles
Yarn suggestion: The blanket pictured above is knitted in ‘Supreme Possum Merino', (4 ply, 210 m / 50 g)
Yarn requirements: approx. 850 meters for a 90 x 90 cm blanket