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Raised Diamonds Points Blanket

Dramatic diamonds rise up off the surface of this throw. Super cozy in this soft bully yarn.
knit diamond blanket
There's also a scarf version you may like. Both are included in the pattern.
  • Gauge/Yarn
    Pattern includes gauges of 4.0 and 5.0 stitches per inch, however, the gauge is very flexible.

    The blue sample uses Cascade Baby Alpaca Chunky on US 10 needles. The green scarf uses Cascade Venezia Worsted on a US 6. You'll want a yarn with enough loft or one that is solid enough to stand up. Any Merino or blend will work wonderfully.
  • Nuance Skills
    Knitting Nuance skills used in this project include:
    • The Showy Decrease: Right & Left leaning as well as the Center Join
    • Resilient Cast On and Bind Off
  • Difficulty
    This project is good for intermediate knitters who have a good feel for k2tog vs. ssk and stitch orientation.
  • Sizes
    Sample 30" wide by 36" long. The pattern provides multiple cast on options.
  • Notions
    Standard knitting notions needles, tapestry needle and markers
  • Blog
    We blogged about it. You can read the blog post here.