The holidays are around the corner, this lovely washcloth makes the perfect hostess gift. Knit up a set of three and you have the perfect gift for your next gathering.
LOOM: KB Premium Round Loom. Any loom from set can be used.
YARN: Sample used Peaches and Cream stripes. (1 ball makes 2)
NOTIONS: Tapestry needle.
GAUGE: 4 stitches and 5 rows to 1″ of pattern, but not relevant for the project.
SIZE: 7” wide x 7″ tall.
Ew= ewrap knit stitch
P= purl stitch
K2tog= knit two stitches together
Yo= yarn over (carry yarn in front of peg, do not ewrap)
Ewrap cast on 28 pegs counter clockwise, prepare to work in a flat panel. Skip the first stitch in every row to create a nice even edge.
Row 1: purl row
Row 2: ewrap knit row
Repeat rows 1-2 for a total of 8 rows.
Row 9: p3, yo, k2tog (ewk 4, yo, k2tog) p3, ewk1
Row 10: ewrap knit row
Row 11: p3, k2tog, yo (ewk 4, k2tog, yo) p3, ewk1
Row 12: ewrap knit row
Repeat rows 9-12 seven times.
Row 49: purl row
Row 50: ewrap knit row
Repeat rows 49 & 50 for a total of 8 rows.
Bind off using the basic bind off method and weave in yarn ends. Set stitches by gently tugging on the edges.