From The Middle Blanket (Knit)
- Loops & Threads® Country Loom™ (140 g/5 oz; 95 m/104 yds) Yarn – Lavender Blues (Contrast A; 4 Balls), Nobility (Contrast B; 2 Balls), Wizard (Contrast C; 5 Balls) and Solarium (Contrast D; 7 Balls)
- Double-pointed Knitting Needles, (Set of 5), Size U.S. 13 (9 mm)
- Circular Knitting Needles, Size U.S. 13 (9 mm) two 42" (106 cm) long or Size Needed to Obtain Gauge
alt = alternate(ing)
approx = approximately
cont = continue(ity)
inc = increase 1 stitch by knitting into front and back of next stitch
k = knit
pat = pattern
rep = repeat(s)
rnd(s) = round(s)
st(s) = stitch(es)
yo = yarn over
Note: Change to circular needle, then on two circular needles, when necessary to accommodate all sts.
With A, work 16 rnds.
*With B, work 2 rnds.
With A, work 2 rnds.*
Rep from * to * twice more.
With B, work 20 rnds.
**With C, work 2 rnds.
With B, knit 2 rnds.**
Rep from ** to ** 3 times more.
With C, work 26 rnds.
***With D, work 2 rnds.
With C, work 2 rnds.***
Rep from *** to *** 4 times more.
With D, work 26 rnds.
****With A, knit 2 rnds.
With D, knit 2 rnds.****
Rep from **** to **** 3 times more.
These 142 rnds form Stripe Pat.
With A and set of five double-pointed needles, cast on 8 sts. Divide sts onto 4 needles. Join in rnd. Place marker on first st.
Proceed in Stripe Pat as follows:
1st rnd: *K1. yo. Rep from * around. 16 sts.
2nd and alt rnds: Purl.
3rd rnd: *K1. yo. K3. yo. Rep from * around. 24 sts.
5th rnd: *K1. yo. K5. yo. Rep from * around. 32 sts.
7th rnd: *K1. yo. K7. yo. Rep from * around. 40 sts.
9th rnd: *K1. yo. K7. yo. Rep from * around. 48 sts.
10pth rnd: Purl.
First 10 rnds of Stripe Pat are complete.
Cont in same manner, inc 8 sts on next and every following alt rnd until Stripe Pat is complete.
With A, cont in same manner, inc 8 sts on every following alt rnd until 9 rnds of A are complete. Cast off purlwise.