Italian Chain Rib Baby Blanket                                $4.50

The ribbed structure of this project includes multiple yarnovers combined with right and left leaning decreases to create a sturdy yet delicate eyelet fabric.  The drape is both light and plushy.  With only a four-row repeat pattern, this project is a relatively quick knit.  The border includes single crochet, half-double crochet, and a scalloped crochet chain edge.

Dimension:  approximately 24" x 30" (after blocking)

Yarn:  570 yards DK weight for main color, 50 yards DK weight for 1st border, 31 yards worsted weight for outside scalloped border.

Needle:  US 4, 24-inch circular to accommodate large number of stitches; 4mm crochet hook; 5mm crochet hook.