Chevrons zig zag from light to dark in this dynamic afghan. Shown in Patons Decor.
Step 1:Select your options
- Single Size
Approx 47 x 64 ins [119.5 x 162.5 cm].
Step 2:Click each color to change it or go with the colors recommended by the designer
K = knit
k2tog = Knit next 2 stitches together.
P = purl
pat = pattern
rep = repeat
st(s) = stitch(es)
yfwd = yarn forward (makes 1 extra stitch)
Details & Instructions
|Approx 47 x 64 ins [119.5 x 162.5 cm].|
|Main Color (MC) ()||4|
|Contrast A ()||5|
|Contrast B ()||5|
|Contrast C ()||3|
|Size 4½ mm (U.S. 7) circular knitting needle 90 cm long or size needed to obtain tension.|
20 sts and 26 rows = 4 ins [10 cm] in stocking stitch in stocking st.
With MC, cast on 327 sts. Do not join.
Working back and forth across needle, proceed in pat as follows:
1st row: (Right side). With MC, K1. Sl1. K1. psso. *K9. Sl2. K1. P2sso. Rep from * 25 times more. K9. K2tog. K1. 273 sts.
2nd row: With MC, K1. *P1. K4. (K1. ywfd. K1) all into next st. K4. Rep from * 26 times more. P1. K1. 327 sts.
3rd to 6th rows: With A, rep 1st and 2nd rows twice.
7th to 10th rows: With B, rep 1st and 2nd rows twice.
11th to 14th rows:With C, rep 1st and 2nd rows twice.
15th to 18th rows: As 7th to 10th rows.
19th to 22nd rows: As 3rd to 6th rows.
23rd and 24th rows: As 1st and 2nd rows.
These 24 rows form pat.
Rep these 24 rows 14 times more.
Next 2 rows: With MC, knit.
Cast off with MC.
Edging: With right side of work facing and MC, pick up and knit 276 sts along one side edge.
Next 2 rows: Knit. Cast off loosely.
Rep for 2nd side.
Fringe: Cut 14 inch [35.5 cm] lengths of MC. Taking 7 strands tog knot into fringe on points along cast on and cast off edges as illustrated. Trim evenly.