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Loom-Knit Summer Shag Rug With Fringe
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease® Thick & Quick®
Pattern Number: kb-shagRug
Get started knitting beautiful double knit rugs for your home with this Easy and Quick design. Pattern courtesy of Authentic Knitting Board.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy + (Level 3)
SIZE: One Size
20 inches X 40 inches with fringe [51 cm x 102 cm]

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

640-112 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Raspberry

Rich purplish-pink


Quantity needed: 3 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 28.47

640-132 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Lemongrass

Bold pea green


Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 18.98

The Knitting Board
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 44.95


Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size N-13 (9 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.95

Additional Materials
Knit hook
NOTES:
Knits up quickly with simple color stripes and Stockinette Stitch.



At each color change, tie on new yarn.

Cut the working yarn.

The tails can be left in the fringe once complete, or tucked into the knitting.


INSTRUCTIONS
Rug
Cast On 84 stitches in Raspberry.


Lay anchor yarn.
Knit 6 Rows.
Tie on Lemongrass.
Knit 3 rows.
Raspberry 5 rows.
Lemongrass 4 rows.
Raspberry 7 rows.
Lemongrass 4 rows.
Raspberry 7 rows.
Lemongrass 6 rows.
Raspberry 6 rows.
Lemongrass 4 rows.
Raspberry 7 rows.
Lemongrass 3 rows.
Raspberry 5 rows.
Bind Off with crochet hook with 1 thru 1.
Bind Off at anchor Yarn with pulling 1 loop thru 1 loop.



Fringe:
Cut strands of Lemongrass yarn approx 7 inches [18 cm] long for 3 inches [8 cm] fringe.

Insert each strand into edge stitches on both ends of rug for a colorful fun finish.




ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
ch-space = space previously made
dc = double crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)
yo = yarn over
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
approx = approximately


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