Sometimes I just need a simple pattern to relax.
What about you?
The cat/dog stomps across you.
Binge watchin’ Netflix or watching evening shows.
I’d say those are all times to relax.
What better way then knitting a blanket pattern, am I right?
When I was thinking of knit blanket ideas, the Beach Day Knit Blanket Pattern was it.
The moment I started thinking about it, everything started coming together.
From the yarn to the stitches to the added decor.
Something that was important to me was that it could be made by easy by a beginner.
I wanted anyone to be able to make this!
Looking for a PDF pattern?
I know ya sometimes want a PDF of the pattern.
Well the great news is, I’ve got it just for you!
My PDF patterns have a nice clean cut look to them, that I personally test out on my iPad to make sure it all works and appears right.
These PDFs don’t have lots of white space as I use double columns instead of more pages.
They also have large font to read easily, and since they are made to be accommodating for iPad/tablets, you can also zoom in on them too.
But I wanted to take it a step further, and have loads of extra visuals at the end to help ya out.
Plus, here is a set of WIP Hook Makers for ya, so your work doesn’t unravel on your break.
Want the PDF?
I’ve made the time just for you, to make a special PDF of the Beach Day Knit Blanket Pattern!
Because you deserve it and this pattern is even nicer and more organized than the print friendly PDF!
You could say it’s absolutely perfect for your tablet or iPad (I’ve tested it!).
Get your copy from my shop.
Beach Day Knit Blanket Pattern
39“ x 36”
*These are my measurements. If yours don’t fit within these measurements, please check your gauge.
12 K STS x 19 Rows is 4”
*Please change the needle size to obtain the gauge.
You can find all the tutorials needed to make this pattern here.
This pattern is worked flat with circular needles. Don’t join.
Want to change the size?
Cast on any number. More for bigger, less for small.
Same concept for how many rows.
ST/STS = Stitch/Stitches
US 11 8mm 29” Circular Needles
Red Heart, Dreamy, #5 Chunky Weight Yarn approximately 700 yards (I used Aqua yarn colors.)
Large Blunt Yarn Needle
4 pieces of 6” x 6” Faux Fur Fabric
Starting with Aqua yarn,
Stretchy cast on 100 STS.
Row 1:K across.
Row 2:Sockinette ST across.
Repeat row 2 204 times.
Stretchy cast off, fasten off leaving a long tail, weave ends.
Next, you will need to make 4 fur pom poms for each corner and attach them.
Use the tutorial linked below to make the pom poms.
Learn to make a faux fur pom pom here!
Attaching the Pom Pom (Optional)
Using your yarn needle, thread the yarn through the needle.
Then take the needle through one corner of the blanket.
Do the same with the other end of yarn.
Continue this method on each corner.
Do ya like knit patterns??
What about more knit patterns???
I’ve got this Beach Day Knit Slouch Pattern for F-R-E-E if you’re interested. 🙂