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Moss Stitch Afghan
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease® Thick & Quick®
Pattern Number: 10546-K
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SKILL LEVEL: Beginner (Level 1)
SIZE: Small, Medium
Throw Version 40" x 45" Afghan Version 44" x 50"
Note: Pattern is written for smallest size with changes for larger sizes in parentheses. When only one number is given, it applies to all sizes. To follow pattern more easily, circle all numbers pertaining to your size before beginning.
640-402 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Wheat
Cream with natural black fibers
Quantity needed: 8 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 75.92
Alternative Quantity: (7)
Lion Brand Knitting Needles Size 15 [10 mm]
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 5.95
Note 1 full ball of yarn is used for fringe.
8 sts + 12 rows = 4" (10 cm) in pattern st. When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.
Making a Gauge Swatch
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.
STITCH PATTERN (worked on an odd number of sts) Rows 1, 3, 4 and 6 *P 1, k 1; repeat from * to last st, p 1.Rows 2 and 5 *K 1, p 1; repeat from * to last st, k 1.
Repeat Rows 1-6 for pattern.
AFGHAN (Throw/Lapghan) Cast on 81 (89) sts.
Work in pattern for 45 (50) inches, ending with pattern Row 2 or 5.
Last Row Work in pattern Row 3 or 6, binding off in pattern across row.
Weave in ends.
Fringe (optional) Wind yarn around 9" piece cardboard and cut strands at one end (18" pieces).
Holding 5 strands at a time, fold in half; insert crochet hook or fingers from back to front and pull middle through to back of Afghan or Throw.
Pull ends through loop and adjust knot.
Repeat at base of every other knit st across cast-on and bound-off edges.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
k = knit
p = purl
RS = right side
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
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