Unisex Burial Wrap wrap

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Pattern Copyright 2009--J. A. Esterly
Red Heart Soft Baby Yarn - One for the Main Color and some of a different color for the Trim.
Ribbon for the Tie
Size G Hook

**(Please remember that different yarns, different size hooks and also depending on your tension this pattern will come out to different sizes.)

NOTE: This is made in 3 sizes Small 1 - 1 1/2 lb., Medium 2 - 2 1/2 lb., Large 3 - 4 lb.
The pattern is written for a Small with (Medium, Large) in Parenthesis.

Row 1.) Ch 65 ( 81, 105 ), Sc in the 2nd Ch from hook, *dc in the next ch, sc in the next ch, Repeat from * across ending with dc in the last ch.
Row 2.) Turn, ch 1, sc in top of the 1st dc, * dc in the next sc, sc in the next dc, Repeat from * across ending with dc in the last sc.
You will always start a row with a sc and end a row with a dc, Always sure you sc in a dc and dc in a sc across on each row.

Repeat Row 2 until piece measures 10 1/2", ( 13 1/2", 16 1/2" ) long, Fasten off your main color.

TRIM:
Attach trim color in the corner st to work down the side, ch 2, 2 hdc in the same st, Working down the side * 2 hdc in the side of the dc of the dc row, skip the sc row,* repeat from to the end, do 3 hdc in the corner st, hdc in each st across the bottom to the end 3 hdc in the corner st, Working up the side * 2 hdc in the side of the dc of the dc row, skip the sc row,* repeat from to the end, do 3 hdc in the corner st, hdc in each st across the top, sl st in the top of the first ch 2, Fasten off, Weave in ends.

Bunting:
Lay finished blanket Flat with back side to you, Fold in to Thirds, Whip stitch the bottom closed.

Now I attached the ribbon around one stitch about halfway up on the side. I tied the ribbon in a knot around the stitch so it will not come off. Then feed one end of the ribbon though the trim work and tie into a bow. After ribbon is tied Cut the ribbon lengths a little longer then the bottom of the bunting, so if the ribbon needs some length as to wrap the baby.

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Page Updated: March 15, 2009