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Bluebird Beach Washcloth
Lion Brand® Lion® Cotton
Pattern Number: 90394AD Practice the seed and granite stitches with this beautiful washcloth. Click here to see it in another colorway.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 10 x 10 in. (25.5 x 25.5 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

760-145 Lion Cotton Yarn: Orchid

Deep, rich magenta purple


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STITCH EXPLANATION:
kfb Knit into front and then back of same stitch – 1 stitch increased.



PATTERN STITCHES Seed Stitch (worked over an even number of sts) Row 1: *K1, p1; rep from * across.

Row 2: K the purl sts and p the knit sts.

Rep Row 2 for Seed st.



Granite Stitch (over 34 sts) Row 1 (RS): Knit.

Row 2: *K2tog; rep from * across.

Row 3: Kfb in each st across.

Row 4: Purl.

Rep Rows 1-4 for Granite st.


INSTRUCTIONS



WASHCLOTH Cast on 42 sts.

Work in Seed st for 6 rows.

Next Row: Work in Seed st as established over first 4 sts, work Row 1 of Granite st to last 4 sts, work in Seed st over last 4 sts.

Continue as established, working first and last 4 sts in Seed st and remaining sts in Granite st until piece measures about 9 in.

(23 cm) from beginning.

Work in Seed st for 6 rows.

Bind off.



FINISHING Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
Kfb = knit in front and back of st
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
st(s) = stitch(es)


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