Rasta Mariposa Baby Blanket Kit

Rasta Mariposa Baby Blanket Kit
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Price: $84.55
Product ID : KP-2433
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Rasta Baby Blanket 28"x 32"

The Rasta Baby Hat Kit is sold separately in the patterns & kits section.

The Soft Mariposa Organic Cotton Yarn inspired us to create this super cute Rasta Baby Blanket Kit available in 6 color options.

This is a very easy & fun knitting project with a simple design element that stands out.

Not only is this kit organic BUT the pattern is printed on 100% Post Consumer Waste Paper & Hemp. The packaging is 100% Biodegradable & Sustainable Clear Cellulose. Absolutely no plastic! It is the perfect eco knitting kit.

Also included in this kit is a plantable gift tag that can grow wildflowers when planted. It is adorned with a hand spun hemp cord & recycled glass bead.

This pattern comes with reelings in the following color ways:

The Blues..... Marshmallow with Indigo Night, Tropical Ocean, Water & Morning Sky

Sherbet Ice..... Marshmallow with Banana Creme, Apple Mist, Cotton Candy & Aquamarine

Desert Jewels..... Marshmallow with Orchid, Mossy Rock, Apricot, Maize, Roasted Cashew, Aqua Reef, Periwinkle & Spring

Chocolate Strawberry Swirl..... Marshmallow with Mauve Dust, Chinchilla, Mocha, Wild Rose, Cotton Candy, Cafe Luz & Coffee

Mossy Rocks..... Marshmallow with Spring, Periwinkle, Apple Mist, Silver Pearl, Purple Pewter, Mossy Rock & Celery

Tangled Garden..... Marshmallow with Tropical Ocean, Periwinkle, Spring, Celery, Golden Dune, Burnt Sugar & Aqua Reef

Please note that the picture is of the Tangled Garden color way. The group photo is of the original Mariposa Baby Hat and the same color ways are offered in the Rasta style pictured in order left to right.

All Vegan color options are marked with **. Due to the use of cochineal, especially in the pinks and purple, it makes a percentage of the colors non-Vegan.

For detailed botanical information please click on the Botanical Information link below.

Botanical Information

When dried in a machine there can be a one time 10-15% shrinkage in length. Kits sometimes have yarn left over so that you have the option to lengthen the blanket if you prefer. To avoid shrinkage wash in cool water, gentle soap, on the gentle cycle setting, in a lingerie bag and lay out to dry.

These hat kits allow for multi-color knitting without having to buy full hanks of every single color. This makes it a great value. It would make a perfect gift for that special mother to be & baby or given as a kit to a creative knitter in your life.

Knitting Needles are optional. The needle sizes used is #10 for the average knitter. See the Bamboo Knitting Needles page. The Crystal palace bamboo needles work like a dream with the organic cotton yarn.