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lion brand® wool-ease® thick & quick® bonus bundle urban grid knit afghan

Step 1
Project Note: Two Skeins of each yarn is needed to complete this project. 

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: About 54" x 65" (137 x 165 cm).

GAUGE: 9½ sts = about 4" (10 cm) over pattern of strip I. Please be sure to check your gauge.
 
 
BLOCK PATTERN:
Row 1 (RS): Knit.

Rows 2-5: Work in Garter st (knit every st on every row).

Row 6 (WS): K4, p22, k4.

Row 7: Knit.

Rows 8-37: Keeping first and last 4 sts in Garter st and remaining sts in St st (k on RS, p on WS), rep Rows 6 and 7 for 15 more times.

Rows 38-42: Work in Garter st.
 

NOTES:
1. Four strips are worked separately, then sewn together to make the afghan.
2. Each strip uses 5 colors of yarn.
 

STRIP I:
With A, cast on 30 sts.
 
With A, work Rows 1-42 of block pattern.
 
Change to B and work Rows 1-42 of block pattern.
 
Change to C and work Rows 1-42 of block pattern.
 
Change to D and work Rows 1-42 of block pattern.
 
Change to A and work Rows 1-42 of block pattern.
 
With A, bind off.
 
 
STRIP II:
Make same as strip I, using yarn colors in this order: B, C, D, A and B.
 
STRIP III:
Make same as strip I, using yarn colors in this order: C, D, A, B and C.
 
STRIP IV:
Make same as strip I, using yarn colors in this order: D, A, B, C and D.
 
FINISHING:
Sew strips together in numerical order, so that color blocks make a diagonal pattern across the afghan.
 
Weave in ends.
 
 
ABBREVIATIONS:
K = Knit
P = Purl
Rep = Repeat
RS = Right Side
St(s) = Stitch(es)
St St = Stockinette Stitch
WS = Wrong Side
 
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