May17 KAL - Chunky Knit Throw BLOCK 3

Teekay   >  15 May 2017

This block is basic knit and purl stitches worked to a chart resulting in a snowflake pattern. I have included a link to a tutorial on reading the chart.

BLOCK 3

(Snowflake pattern) – You will need 3 of these blocks.

What You Will Need:

1  x 125g ball of Heirloom Merino Magic Chunky 16ply Yarn

1 x pair 9.00mm knitting needles or size needed to obtain correct gauge.

Row Counter (optional)

Gauge: 10 stitches x 14 rows over 10cm on 9.00mm needles.

Abbreviations:

K – knit stitch

P – purl stitch

sts – stitches

For video tutorials on techniques used, click on the links throughout the pattern or at the bottom of the page.

Pattern:

Cast on 31 stitches using cable cast on method.

Knit. 5 rows in garter stitch (Knit every row).

Row 6: K4, Purl to last 4 stitches, K4.

Row 7: Knit.

Row 8: K4, purl to last 4 stitches, K4.

Row 9: Knit.

Row 10: K4, purl to last 4 stitches, K4

Row 11: K4, Chart A (below), K4.

Continue to work pattern Chart A, remembering to knit your 4 border stitches in garter stitch at the start and end of every row.

Row 34: K4, purl to last 4 stitches, K4.

Row 35: Knit.

Row 36: K4, purl to last 4 stitches, K4.

Row 37: Knit.

Work 4 rows in garter stitch.

Bind Off.

If you need any help or find any errors, please let me know. If you are around my Gold Coast Store, you can pop in any time during open hours and I will be happy to help.

Happy Knitting!

Cheers

Teekay

Links:

Cable Cast On:  youtu.be/2rOM7BNUSXo

Knit Stitch:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Kq7568ulN4&sns=em

Purl Stitch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D9CJ4hkCETA&sns=em

How to read a knitting chart: youtu.be/ytbcX5R6G98

Bind Off:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D4V4DSJ9hUE&sns=em