This is a fun, easy to knit pattern designed specifically to help beginners gain skill and confidence in knitting. The pattern repeats are easy to follow and the decreases are simple. It demonstrates how to use very simple stitches to make a beautiful and unique pattern.
Long tail cast on
Weaving end in
You’ll learn an easy trick to make the long tail cast on a lot easier. No more counting or measuring before!
There’s also an extensive tutorial on adjusting the size of the pattern, based on very simple math, and a worksheet to guide you in the process. Plus links to videos on how to knit the simple K2tog and P2tog decreases.
Yarn Weight: DK (11 wpi)
9 stitches and 15 rows = 2 inches in K2P2
Needle size: US 7- 4.5mm
Yardage: 200-250 yards (183-229m)