©Cathy Waldie, December 23, 2007
Lion Cotton, (US) 7 (4.5mm) needles
1.1 oz/32 g of cotton/ 58.8 yards/53.8 m in length to knit up.
C/O 34 sts
1-6) Knit for bottom border
7) K3, *K3, K2 tog, YO * 5 times, K3, K3
8, 10) K3, P28, K3
9) K3, *K3, YO, Sl 1, K1, PSSO,* 5 times, K3, K3
11 – 50) repeat rows (7 – 10) for a total of 11 pattern repeats.
51-57) Knit for top border
58) B/O in P
Cut cotton, weave in ends, and steam block...and you're ready to pair it up for gift giving with the Christmas Joy Kitchen Hanging Hand Towel (pattern in previous post), or use it alone! (not to mention..you're now ready to do the dishes......)
Here's hoping that during these last few weeks of the year, you have the chance for a little time off with a whole lot of family and friends smothered in hugs! Hugs to you all!