Peace & Love Knit Placemat

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Peace & Love Knit Placemat

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A easy but fun textured stitch shows of the bright ombres of Bernat Handicrafter Cotton.


Single Size
Approx 13 x 18 ins [33 x 45.5 cm].
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The materials for this project cost $3.95

Step 1:

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  • Single Size

Approx 13 x 18 ins [33 x 45.5 cm].

Step 2:

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

Main Color (MC)

Handicrafter Cotton | Select your Shade, Edit Color

Single Point Aluminum Knitting Needles 14"

Size 8/5mm
The materials for this project cost $3.95


Dec = decrease(ing)

rep = repeat

ssk = Slip next 2 stitches knitwise one at a time. Pass them back onto left-hand needle, then knit through back loops together.

st(s) = stitch(es)

WS = wrong side

Details & Instructions


Approx 13 x 18 ins [33 x 45.5 cm].


Bernat Handicrafter Cotton
Main Color (MC) () 1
Amounts is given for 1 Placemat. Size 5 mm (U.S. 8) knitting needles or size needed to obtain gauge.


18 sts and 24 rows = 4 ins [10 cm] in stocking st.


Cast on 54 sts.
Knit 3 rows, noting 1st row is WS and inc 20 sts evenly across last row. 74 sts.
1st row: (RS). K1. *ssk. With left hand needle, pick up st just slipped and knit into back of it. Rep from * to last st. K1.
2nd row: *P2tog, then purl fi rst st again, slipping both sts off needle tog. Rep from * to end of row.
Rep last 2 rows for pat until work from beg measures 17½ ins [44.5 cm], ending with a WS row.
Next row: (RS). Knit, dec 20 sts evenly across. 54 sts.
Knit 2 rows. Cast off knitwise (WS).
Top and bottom edgings: With RS facing, pick up and knit 76 sts evenly across top edge. Knit 2 rows. Cast off knitwise (WS).
Rep for bottom edge.