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East End Home Arts Knit Along!- Sampler Afghan

Hello everyone !
What a good week to start a knit along. I am starting an afghan sampler that is knit the knit along. So grab your needles and some worsted weight yarn and knit along !

Some suggested yarns:
Berrocco Vintage
Berroco Comfort
Debbie Bliss Cashmerino Aran
Green Mountain Spinnery Wonderfully wooly or Green

Needle Size: US 9/ 5.5mm

Each Square will be approximately 12 inches in length and height so total blanket size will be 36″ by 48″ !

Come knit away with us !

Square #1: Double Moss
Afghan Square: Double Moss
Gauge approximately 4.5 sts/in
CO 55 sts

Row 1-4: Knit 4 rows of garter stitch (knit every row)

Pattern Begins
(always knit the 1st 3 and last 3 sts of the block)
1st row p: K 4 * p1, k1; rep from * to end
2nd row: K3, P1 * k1, p1; rep from * to end
3rd row: as 2nd row
4th row: as 1st row

Repeat these four rows till your square measures as high as it is wide (approx 12 in)

Last 4 rows: knit 4 rows of garter stitch (knit every row)

First to post a pic of the finished square wins a prize !!!

Love to know what you think!

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