Thursday, April 28, 2011

May Day Cloth

May Day Cloth

Worsted Weight Cotton yarn

Size 7 needles

Cast on 39 stitches. Place stitch markers to keep 3 stitches at each end as garter stitch. (These stitches are not included in pattern.)

Knit 3 rows and then begin pattern.

Row 1: Knit across

Row 2: *K2 tog; repeat across row to last stitch, K1

Row 3: K1, *knit through horizontal strand of yarn lying between stitch just worked and the next stitch, K1; repeat from * across row.

Row 4: K1, *YO, K2 tog; repeat from * across row.

Repeat rows 1-4 until cloth is almost square.

Garter 3 rows.

Bind off and weave in ends.

Photo cloth was knitted using Sugar and Cream "Mod Ombre".

Designed by Mary Dixon

April 2011