Bring the fun to your kitchen with this cute towelette. Knit it in fun colors to add a little splash of color to your kitchen. The body of the towel is made up of basketweave stitch and it is surrounded by a garter stitch border.
52 peg, fine sett/gauge knitting loom (pegs spaced at ¼ from center to center). Sock loom by the knittingboard.com company is recommended.
Yarn: Knit Picks Comfy, 2 skeins: one skein color Sea Foam; one skein color Crème Brulee. Yarn content: 75% Pima Cotton, 25%
acrylic; Weight: 50g; Length: 109yds
Notions: Knitting tool
Other: 1” Fun Button in complimentary colors
Gauge: 11sts and 15 rows=2 inches. However, gauge is not important.
Size: Approx: 9.5 inches wide x 16 inches long
Loom Knitting Level: Advanced Beginner
Loom Knitting Skills: knit stitch, purl stitch, knit 2 stitches together (k2tog), flat panel knitting.
Knit: refers to the knit stitch not the e-wrap/twisted knit stitch. You may
substitute with the flat stitch
k2tog (knit two stitches together): how to: move the stitch from the peg 1 over to peg 2. Treat both stitches
on the peg as one and then knit the peg.
Row 1: Knit
Row 2: Purl
Repeat above rows to create 1 garter stitch ridge.
Multiple of 8+ 4
BO=Bind Off (basic removal method)
k2tog= Knit two stitches together
With A, CO 52 sts, prepare to work a flat panel
R1-R6: Work in Garter Stitch (3 garter stitch
Cut A and join B.
R7: k4, p4 (k4, p4) 5 times, k4
R8: p4, p4, (k4, p4) 5 times, p4
R9: Same as R7
R10: Same as R8
R11: k4, k4 (p4, k4) 5 times, k4
R12: p4, k4 (p4, k4) 5 times, p4
R13: Same as R11
R14: Same as R12
Repeat R7-R14: 9 more times.
Work 8 rows of Garter Stitch (4 garter stitch ridges)
*Next row: k2tog, k2tog, knit to last 4 stitches, k2tog, k2tog
Next row: p*
Repeat from * to * until 8 stitches remain
Rows 1-20: On remaining 8 stitches, work 20 rows
in Garter Stitch (10 garter stitch ridges total)
Next row: k3, bo2, k3
Next 4 rows: Work 4 rows in Garter Stitch (2 garter