CORRECTIONS: (applied Jan 13, 2012)WASHCLOTH
Row 2: K4, * (p1, k1) twice, p3; rep from * to last 8 9 sts, p1, (k1, p1) twice, k4.
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Plum Beach Washcloth
Lion Brand® Cotton-Ease®
Exact gauge is not essential to this project.
PATTERN STITCHES Seed Stitch Row 1: K1, *p1, k1, rep from * across. Row 2: K the purl sts and p the knit sts. Rep Row 2 for Seed st.
WASHCLOTH Cast on 41 sts. Work in Garter st (k every row) for 4 rows. Row 1 (RS): K4, * (p1, k1) twice, p1, k2; rep from * to last 9 sts, (p1, k1) twice, p1, k4. Row 2: K4, * (p1, k1) twice, p3; rep from * to last 9 sts, p1, (k1, p1) twice, k4. Rows 3 and 5: Rep Row 1. Rows 4 and 6: Rep Row 2. Rows 7-10: Knit. Rep Rows 1-10 seven more times, for a total of 80 rows. Next Row: Knit. Bind off.
FINISHING Weave in ends.
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You have to pay attention while you knit this one. Best to use a solid colored yarn. I used a stripe yarn and it really obscured the intricate pattern. A little too fussy for a dishcloth, but a pretty pattern.
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