Shown here in traditional red, white and blue, this throw makes a fine picnic blanket. If you use colors that match your decor, this is a perfect blanket to use for snuggling next to a roaring file in winter.
Skill Level: Easy
Finished Size: Approximately 50” square.
Yarn: Big Ball by Premier Yarns (100% Acrylic; 1093 yards; 16 ounces) 1 ball 29-101 White, 1 ball 29-117 Really Royal, and 1 ball 29-111 Crimson
Knitting Needles: US 8 (5mm) or size to obtain gauge
Extras: Yarn needle
Gauge: 19 sts and 28 rows = 4" in Garter Rib; 19 sts and 36 rows = 4" in Garter Slip-Stitch; 17 sts and 32 rows = 4" in Garter Eyelet. Use any size needles to obtain the specified gauge.