Lion Brand Knit Catch the Wave Afghan
- Lion Brand Homespun® Russet or Color of Your Choice- 3 Balls (A)
- Lion Brand Homespun®: Barley or Color of Your Choice- 2 Balls (B)
- Lion Brand Homespun®: Antique or Color of Your Choice- 2 Balls (C)
- Lion Brand Knitting Needles- Size 9 [5.5 mm]
- Large-Eye Blunt Needles- Set of 6
Size: One Size
45 x 65 in. [114.5 x 165 cm]
12 sts + 16 rows = 4 in. [10 cm] in Wave Stitch pattern. Be sure to check your gauge. When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. If it takes you less stitches and rows to make a 4 in. [10 cm] square, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.
Wave Stitch (multiple of 11 + 4 sts)
Rows 1-5: Knit.
Row 6 (RS): K2, *k2tog, k2, inc 1 in next 2 sts, k3, k2tog; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2.
Row 7: K2, p to last 2 sts, k2.
Rows 8-11: Rep Rows 6 and 7 twice.
Row 12: Rep Row 6.
With A, cast on 136 sts.
Rows 1-12: With A, work Rows 1-11 of Wave Stitch pattern, change to B and work Row 12 of pattern.
Rows 13-24: With B work Rows 1-11 of pattern, change to A and work Row 12 of pattern.
Rows 25-36: With A work Rows 1-11 of pattern, change to C and work Row 12 of pattern.
Rows 37-48: With C work Rows 1-11 of pattern, change to A and work Row 12 of pattern.
Rep Rows 1-48 four more times, do not change to A for last row, work Row 12 with C.
With C, Knit 4 rows. Bind off.
Weave in ends.
TipsRefer to photo to complete project.
Follow manufacturer's directions for all products used.