This blanket was created as an homage to my grandmother, Norma Jones, who recently had to move into a nursing home. As I live more than 12 hours away, cannot visit regularly and phone conversations aren’t possible, I wanted to design and knit something comforting for her to use daily.
1075 yards (983 m) of Schaefer Yarn Company Chris Yarn weight Aran / 10 ply (8 wpi)
US 7 - 4.5 mm,US 6 - 4.0 mm needles
18 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches in stockinette