Our own Edith Murphy will be teaching us how to knit intarsia. We will be making an apple dishcloth, or whatever square you would like (afghan, hot pad…), measuring about 7 x 7 inches, at 4.5 stitches per inch.
Supplies: 2 contrasting colors of any type of worsted weight yarn, either in center pull balls, or wound into two balls for each color; one two yard scrap of a third color (for the apple stem) and the appropriate sized needles that you prefer for knitting back and forth.
Homework: CO 33 sts. Knit 3 garter ridges (5 or 6 rows) ending with a wrong side row.
Row 1 (RS): Knit across; Row 2: k3, p27, k3. Rep. rows 1 and 2 one more time.
As always, we look forward to seeing your completed items or interesting work in progress for “show and tell”.
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