I’m always asked, “How big should I make a …?” Fill in the blank: throw, stroller blanket, lovey. I compiled this chart as a guide to average measurements for blankets and afghans. This is just a guide so a 10″ by 10″ lovey is not the only size you could make.
I know once you look up the size the next question is, “How many stitches do I cast on?” To accurately determine the number of cast on stitches I recommend you use the cast-on calculator in the GoodKnit Kisses app. (Sorry, Android users, but it’s only available on iOS right now.) Otherwise, you can use the formula below. Hold on to your hats people things are about to get mathy. (Yes, I did just make up a word.)
Number of Rows Calculation: