01 March 2010

Windowpane Throw

This throw is large, bulky and soft and can be made any size. The model is 50" x 60" knit with Juniper Moon Farm Yearling…big, fluffy and soft. This yarn is now discontinued, but there are many lovely bulky yarns out there to knit this with.  The pattern has a small garter end and maintains a 3 stitch garter edge throughout.
Experience Level: Easy
Materials: - 1200 yds Bulky Weight Yarn (You can vary this based on the size you want to make.
- US 11 Needle


Abbreviations:
BO: bind off
CO: cast on
k: knit
LT: left twist - place one stitch on cable needle and hold in front of work.  Knit one stitch from left hand needle, then knit the stitch from your cable needle.
p: purl
RS: right side
st(s): stitch(es)
WS: wrong side


Pattern Stitch:
Row 1 (RS): K3, LT, k28, LT, (k30, LT) twice, k28, LT, k3
Row 2 (WS): K3, Purl to last 3 sts, K3.
Repeat rows 1 and 2, 19 times more.
Row 3: Repeat row 1
Row 4: K3, p2, k28, (p2, k30) twice, p2, k28, p2, k3.  
Row 5: Repeat row 1
Row 6:   Repeat row 4
Repeat rows 1 and 2, 9 more times
Repeat rows 3 - 6.

Instructions:
CO 132 sts. Knit 4 rows. Work in pattern stitch to desired length ending with row 3. Knit 3 rows. Bind off loosely.



1 comment:

michelle chamlee said...

Hi there! I just left a comment on ravelry regarding this pattern. Could you provide a photo of the blanket in its entirety? I'm curious how the window pane pattern looks across the full blanket. Mucho gracias!