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loops & threads® barcelona entrelac knit throw

Step 1
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: 34" x 38"

GAUGE: 12 sts x 38 rows = 4"; save time and check your gauge
 
 
INSTRUCTIONS:
Loosely cast on 77 sts.
 
Base Triangles

Row 1 (WS): P2, turn.

Row 2 (RS): K2, turn.

Row 3: P3, turn.

Row 4: K3, turn.

Row 5: P4, turn.

Row 6: K4, turn.

Row 7: P5, turn.

Row 8: K5, turn.

Row 9: P6, turn.

Row 10: K6, turn.

Row 11: P7.
 
Rep Rows 1-11, 10 more times – 11 Base Triangles. 
Step 2
Right Side Triangle

Row 1 (RS): K2, turn.

Row 2 (WS): P2, turn.

Row 3: Kfb, ssk, turn.

Rows 4, 6, 8, 10: Purl to end.

Row 5: Kfb, k1, ssk, turn.

Row 7: Kfb, k2, ssk, turn.

Row 9: Kfb, k3, ssk, turn.

Row 11: Kfb, k4, ssk, do not turn. 
Step 3
Left Leaning Rectangles
 
* With RS facing, pick up and knit 7 sts along next edge, turn.

Row 1 (WS): P7, turn.

Row 2 (RS): K6, ssk, turn.
 
Rep Rows 1-2, six more times, do not turn after last row.
 
Rep from * 9 more times – 10 Left Leaning Rectangles. 
Step 4
Left Side Triangle
 
With RS facing, pick up and knit 7 sts along edge of last rectangle, turn.

Row 1 (WS): P2tog, p5, turn.

Rows 2, 4, 6, 8, 10 (RS): Knit to end, turn.

Row 3: P2tog, p4, turn.

Row 5: P2tog, p3, turn.

Row 7: P2tog, p2, turn.

Row 9: P2tog, p1, turn.

Row 11: P2tog, do not turn. 
Step 5
Right Leaning Rectangles
 
* With WS facing, pick up and purl 6 sts along edge of triangle or rectangle just worked, turn.

Row 1 (RS): K7, turn.

Row 2 (WS): P6, p2tog, turn.
 
Rep Rows 1-2, six more times; do not turn after last row.
 
Rep from * 10 more times – 11 Right Leaning Rectangles.
 
Repeat Right Side Triangle through Right Leaning Rectangles, 10 more times, then repeat Right Side Triangle through Left Side Triangle once more.  
Step 6
Upper Triangles
 
* With WS facing, pick up and purl 6 sts along edge of triangle or rectangle just worked.

Rows 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11 (RS): Knit to end.

Row 2 (WS): P2tog, p4, p2tog, turn.

Row 4: P2tog, p3, p2tog, turn.

Row 6: P2tog, p2, p2tog, turn.

Row 8: P2tog, p1, p2tog, turn.

Row 10: P2tog twice, turn.

Row 12: P2tog twice, pass 1st st over 2nd st – 1 st remains on right needle.
 
Rep from * 10 more times – 11 Upper Triangles.
 
Break yarn and pull through last st to secure. 
Step 7
Border
With RS facing, pick up and knit 104 sts evenly along side of throw. Knit 5 rows. Loosely bind off. Repeat for other side.
 
With RS facing, pick up and knit 88 sts along bottom edge of throw. Knit 5 rows. Loosely bind off. Rep for top edge.
 
Finishing: Weave in ends.
 
ABBREVIATIONS:
K = Knit
Kfb = Knit into the front and back of the next st
K2tog = Knit 2 sts together
P = Purl
P2tog = Purl 2 sts together
Rep = Repeat(ing)
RS = Right Side
Ssk = Slip Slip Knit
St(s) = Stitch(es)
WS = Wrong Side
 
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