Two Stitch Rib Square
Knit Square_Two Stitch Rib PDF
Pattern for use by kind permission of Helen Flagg
Here is another delightful pattern to knit.
This square, as well as being warm, will provide the children with a tactile pattern
Materials and Tools
- Light worsted weight yarn (American)/DK (UK)/8 ply (Aus)
- 4.5mm/US 7 needles
To make the Two Stitch Rib Square, cast on a multiple of 2 stitches plus 1, i.e. 34 + 1.
If using 2 strands of yarn, you will not need as many stitches.
Row 1: Knit to end of row
Row 2: P1 *k1, p1* repeat *to end of row
Next row: Repeat rows 1 and 2 until work measures 8” (20cm).
Cast off, leaving a 20” (50cm) tail which is used for sewing the squares together.
Weave in all yarn ends.
Leave a 20” (50cm) tail, used for sewing the squares together. Butterfly the tail to the square.
How to “butterfly the tail”
Use contrasting yarn and follow these directions:
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