Lacy Waves Afghan
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Lacy Waves Afghan

Cozy up with a Loops & Threads® Country Loom™ Afghan. It's great for a long afternoon with your favorite book.
Craft Time: varies
Uses Recycled Items: No
 
 
 
 
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Material List

  • Loops &Threads® Country Loom™ Yarn (5 oz. /140 ga.; 104 yds./95m) – Warm Cream (8 Balls)
  • Circular Knitting Needle 29" (73.5cm) Long, Size U.S. 13 (9mm) or Size Needed to Obtain Gauge
  • Scissors
 

Project Instructions

Abbreviations:
approx = approximately
beg = beginning
dec = decrease(ing)
inc = increase 1 stitch by knitting into front and back of next stitch
k = knit
k2tog = knit next 2 stitches together
pat = pattern
p = purl
p2togtbl = purl next 2 stitches together through back loops
rem = remaining
rep = repeat
rs = right side
st(s) = stitch(es)
ws = wrong side
yo = yarn over

Instructions:
Cast on 112 sts. Do not join. Working back and forth across needle in rows,proceed as follows:
Knit 2 rows (garter st), noting first row is WS and inc
9 sts evenly across last row. 121 sts.

1st row: (RS). K2. *yo. K7. K2tog. Rep from * to last
2 sts. K2.
2nd row: K2. *P2togtbl. P6. yo. P1. Rep from * to last 2sts. K2.
3rd row: K2. *K2. yo. K5. K2tog. Rep from *to last
2 sts. K2.
4th row: K2. *P2togtbl. P4. yo. P3. Rep from * to last 2sts. K2.
5th row: K2. *K4. yo. K3. K2tog. Rep from * to last
2 sts. K2.
6th row: K2. *P2togtbl. P2. yo. P5. Rep from * to last 2sts. K2.
7th row: K2. *K6. yo. K1. K2tog. Rep from * to last
2 sts. K2.
8th row: K2. *P2togtbl. yo. P7. Rep from * to last 2 sts. K2.
9th row: K2. *K2tog. K7. yo. Rep from * to last 2 sts. K2.
10th row: K2. *P1. yo. P6. P2togtbl. Rep from * to last 2sts. K2.
11th row: K2. *K2tog. K5. yo. K2. Rep from * to last 2 sts. K2.
12th row: K2. *P3. yo. P4. P2togtbl. Rep from * to last 2sts. K2.
13th row: K2. *K2tog. K3. yo. K4. Rep from * to last 2 sts. K2.

14th row: K2. *P5. yo. P2. P2togtbl. Rep from * to last 2sts. K2.
15th row: K2. *K2tog. K1. yo. K6. Rep from * to last
2 sts. K2.
16th row: K2. *P7. yo. P2togtbl. Rep from * to last
2 sts. K2.
Rep these 16 rows for pat until work from beg measures approx 54" (137cm), ending with a 16th row of pat.

Knit 2 rows, dec 9 sts evenly across first row. 112 sts.

Next row: (RS). (Picot Cast Off). Cast off 2 sts. *Slip rem st back onto left-handed needle. Cast on 2 sts. Cast off 4 sts. Rep from  * to end of row. Fasten off rem st.

Bottom edging: With RS facing, pick up and knit
112 sts evenly across bottom edge of Afghan. Work Picot Cast Off row as givenabove.

Side edging: With RS facing, pick up and knit
240 sts evenly across side edge of Afghan. Work Picot Cast Off row as givenabove. Rep for other side.

Tips

Measurements: Approx. 50" x 56" (127 x 142 cm) Gauge 11 sts and 16 rows = 4" (10cm) in stocking st.