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:
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)
(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!