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{FREE} Dish Towel Knitting Pattern : Baker Stripes

This is a beginner knitting pattern alternating 2 different colors in garter stitch.


FREE Dish Towel Knitting Pattern : Baker Stripes : Brome Fields


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:) About the Pattern:

  • Advanced Beginner skill level
  • Knits up in about 7-10 hours
  • One size
  • Knit Flat

:) Materials Needed:

  • Size 6 {4mm} knitting needles
  • Approximately 35 yards of a worsted weight cotton yarn:
  • Knit Picks, Dishie Multi, Aquamarine
  • Knit Picks, Dishie, Swan

:) Notes:

  • The CO edge is the length
  • Knit in garter stitch, alternating color every 3rd row


:) Pattern:

  • Using color 1, I started with swan, white:
  • CO 75 STS
  • Row 1 {WS}: *K*
  • Switching to color 2, Dishie in Aquarium Multi:
  • Row 2: *K*
  • Row 3: *K*
  • Switch back to color 1
  • Row 4: *K*
  • Row 5: *K*
  • Repeat rows 2-5, until it measures about 7 1/2” {18cm},or until desired width.
  • On the next row, using color 1, BO, in all knit stitches.
  • You can block it if you’d like to, it’s not required, but it helps square it up and even out the stitches.

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:) Abbreviations:

  • * – * – repeat pattern
  • BO – bind-off in pattern
  • CO – cast-on {long-tail cast-on method}
  • K – knit stitches {K1 means to knit 1 stitch}
  • STS – stitches
  • WS – wrong side

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FREE Dish Towel Knitting Pattern : Baker Stripes : Brome Fields
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