Harlequin Texture

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Harlequin Texture

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Gradual changes in color create a harlequin-like design. Make in black and white or in two tones that match your decor.

Single Size
Approx 42 x 63 ins [112.5 x 157.5 cm].
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The materials for this project cost $104.55

Step 1:

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  • Single Size
Approx 42 x 63 ins [112.5 x 157.5 cm].

Step 2:

Click each color to change it or go with the colors recommended by the designer

Main Color (MC)

Decor | Black, 87603Edit Color

Contrast A

Decor | White, 87601 is discontinued. Click 'Edit Color' to select other shade.Edit Color

Takumi Bamboo Circular Knitting Needles 36"

Size 7/4.5mm
The materials for this project cost $104.55


K = knit

KW2 = Knit next stitch wrapping yarn twice around needle.

pat = pattern

RS = right side

st(s) = stitch(es)

WS = wrong side

Details & Instructions


Approx 42 x 63 ins [112.5 x 157.5 cm].


Decor (100 g/3.5 oz;190 m/208 yds)
Main Color (MC) Black (87603) 7
Contrast A White () 7
Size 4.5 mm (U.S. 7) circular knitting needle 36 ins [90 cm] long or size needed to obtain tension.


20 sts and 32 rows = 4 ins [10 cm] in pat.





With MC, cast on 211 sts. Do not join. Working back and forth across needle, proceed as follows:

Work 3 rows garter st (knit every row), noting that first row is WS.
Proceed in pat as follows:
1st row: (RS). Work 1st row of Chart to last st reading row from right to left, noting the 30-st rep will be worked 7 times. With MC, K1.
2nd row: With MC, K1. Work 2nd row of Chart to end of row reading row from left to right.
3rd row: Work 3rd row of Chart to last st. With A, K1.
4th row: With A, K1. Work 4th row of Chart to end of row.
Chart is now in position. 92 rows of Chart I form pat.
Work 1st to 92nd rows of Chart 5 times more.
Work 3 rows garter st, thus ending with WS facing for next row. Cast off knitways.
Side edging: With RS of work facing and MC, pick up and knit 279 sts along each side edge of Afghan.
Work 2 rows in garter st. Cast off knitways (WS).