Thursday, June 18, 2009

Crocus

Here's a new dishcloth pattern for you. I've been sitting on this since spring. I meant to post about it as my Crocuses were in bloom, but . . . well, life happens, especially when you have small children. :-)



Materials
Worsted weight 100% cotton yarn, one 2 oz skein
US size 6 knitting needles

Finished size: approximately 8 ½ x 8 ½ inches

Stitches
K=knit
P=purl
YO=yarn over
P2tog=purl 2 stitches together
P3tog=purl 3 stitches together

Cast on 43.

Rows 1–6: Knit across.
Rows 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19: K3, P37, K3.
Row 8 (right side): K6, *YO, K2, P3tog, K2, YO, K1. Repeat from * to last 5 sts, K5.
Row 10: K6, *YO, K2, P3tog, K2, YO, K1. Repeat from * to last 5 sts, K5.
Row 12: K6, *YO, K2, P3tog, K2, YO, K1. Repeat from * to last 5 sts, K5.
Row 14: K5, P2tog, *K2, YO, K1, YO, K2, P3tog. Repeat from * to last 12 sts, K2, YO, K1, YO, K2, P2tog, K5.
Row 16: K5, P2tog, *K2, YO, K1, YO, K2, P3tog. Repeat from * to last 12 sts, K2, YO, K1, YO, K2, P2tog, K5.
Row 18: K5, P2tog, *K2, YO, K1, YO, K2, P3tog. Repeat from * to last 12 sts, K2, YO, K1, YO, K2, P2tog, K5.
Rows 20–55: Repeat rows 8–19 three more times
Rows 56–61: Knit across.

Bind off knitwise.

© 2009. This pattern is for noncommercial use only. Please do not sell the pattern or post the pattern on the Internet without prior written permission from the designer.




This has been test knit by me, but an error or two may linger. Please let me know if you run into any snags.


Enjoy!

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5 Comments:

Blogger Ariel said...

That's so pretty, thanks for the pattern!!

11:15 AM  
Blogger analog said...

Wow,
It is really very pretty......
Thanks for this pretty blog......

Get More

12:54 AM  
Blogger jolene said...

hey, I'm about to start knitting this dishcloth. Is it ok if I link it to my ravelry?

12:55 PM  
Blogger Kelley said...

Sure, Jolene. Link away! :-)

1:56 PM  
Blogger jolene said...

http://www.ravelry.com/projects/mychachaheels/crocus-dishcloth

here it is.
x;)

oh thanks a lot for sharing your patterns, they're awesome!

4:10 PM  

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