** if you purchased this pattern on 28th feb before 5pm there was a typo ( which has now been amended on download ) Rows 2 and 40 should read k5, purl to last 5 sts, k5 ** This blanket is knitted in 3 strips then sewn together. It is an easy pattern to follow and knits up really quickly. Requirements 300g aran ( I used exactly 100g per strip but if you knit loosely, make sure you have a bit over the 100g ) 4.5mm knitting needles