Knitting Pattern: Tiny Double Moss Diamonds Square

Free knitting pattern: Tiny Double Moss Diamonds Square in Lion Brand Vanna's Choice yarn by Underground Crafter [Harmony Blanket Knit Along Square #40]The knitting pattern for the Tiny Double Moss Diamonds Square forms columns of diamonds using the double moss stitch. This is the fortieth pattern in the Harmony Blanket Knit Along.

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About the Harmony Blanket KAL

Harmony Blanket Knit Along with KAL Corner | Join us each Thursday from January through November 2018 as we release a new, free knitting pattern for a 6" (15 cm) square in Lion Brand Vanna's Choice yarn. Get 48 free knitting patterns by 13 designers to join into a baby blanket, or make fewer or more squares for a different sized project. For more details, visit Underground Crafter or join the KAL Corner group on Facebook. #KALCorner #knitting

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Tiny Double Moss Diamonds Square

Knitting Pattern by Underground Crafter

Free knitting pattern: Tiny Double Moss Diamonds Square in Lion Brand Vanna's Choice yarn by Underground Crafter [Harmony Blanket Knit Along Square #40]

US terms 504-medium 50Form columns of textured diamonds with the double moss stitch.

 

Finished Size

  • 6″ (15 cm) square.

Materials

  • Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice yarn (100% acrylic, 3.5 oz/100 g/170 yd/156 m) – 1 skein in 135 Rust, or approximately 41 yd (37.5 m) in any medium weight yarn.
  • US Size 7/4.5 mm knitting needles, or any size needed to obtain gauge.
  • Yarn needle.

Gauge

  • 18 sts = 4″ (10 cm) in pattern. Exact gauge is not critical for this project.

Abbreviations Used in This Pattern

  • BO – bind off
  • CO – cast on
  • k – knit
  • p – purl
  • rep – repeat
  • RS – right (front) side
  • sl 1 – slip 1 st, knitwise
  • st(s) – stitch(es)
  • * Rep instructions after asterisk as indicated.
  • [] Rep instructions between brackets as indicated.

Pattern Note

  • Pattern repeat is any multiple of 6 sts, + 1 sts, + 8 sts for borders.

Pattern Instructions

  • CO 27 sts.

Border

  • Border Row 1: K to last st, p1.
  • Border Row 2: Sl 1, k to last st, p1.
  • Border Rows 3 & 4: Rep Row 2 twice.

Tiny Double Moss Diamonds Pattern

  • Row 1: (RS) Sl 1, k3, *k3, p1, k2; rep from * across to last 5 sts, k4, p1.
  • Row 2: Sl 1, k3, p1, *p2, k1, p3; rep from * across to last 4 sts, k3, p1.
  • Row 3: Sl 1, k3, *k2,  [p1, k1] twice; rep from * across to last 5 sts, k4, p1.
  • Row 4: Sl 1, k3, p1, *[p1, k1] twice, p2; rep from * across to last 4 sts, k3, p1.
  • Row 5: Sl 1, k3, *k1, p1; rep from * across to last 5 sts, k4, p1.
  • Row 6: Sl 1, k3, p1, *k1, p1; rep from * across to last 4 sts, k3, p1.
  • Row 7: Sl 1, k3, *k2, [p1, k1] twice; rep from * across to last 5 sts, k4, p1.
  • Row 8: Sl 1, k3, p1, *[p1, k1] twice, p2; rep from * across to last 4 sts, k3, p1.
  • Rep Rows 1-8 until square measures approximately 5.5″ (14 cm), ending after Row 8.

Border

  • Border Rows 1-4: Rep Border Row 2, 4 times.
  • BO in pattern for Border Row 2. Fasten off with long yarn tail (approximately 3 times the width of square).
© 2018 by Marie Segares (Underground Crafter). This pattern is for personal use only. You may use the pattern to make unlimited items for yourself, for charity, or to give as gifts. You may sell items you personally make by hand from this pattern. Do not violate Marie’s copyright by distributing this pattern or the photos in any form, including but not limited to scanning, photocopying, emailing, or posting on a website or internet discussion group. If you want to share the pattern, point your friends to this link: https://undergroundcrafter.com/blog/2018/10/04/knitting-pattern-tiny-double-moss-diamonds-square. Thanks for supporting indie designers!

Knitting Pattern: Uneven Cable Square (Harmony Blanket #27)

Free knitting pattern: Uneven Cable Square (Harmony Blanket Knit Along) in Lion Brand Vanna's Choice yarn by Underground CrafterThe knitting pattern for the Uneven Cable Square features an uneven cable over a seed stitch background. The uneven cable really pops, while the seed stitch adds great texture. This pattern is the twenty-seventh square in the Harmony Blanket Knit Along.

This post contains affiliate links. I may receive compensation (at no added cost to you) if you make a purchase using these links.Yarn for the sample was generously provided by Lion Brand.

If you’re following along with the Harmony Blanket Knit Along, you probably love learning new knitting stitch patterns as much as I do. For each of the 10 patterns I’m designing in the Harmony Blanket KAL, I’m highlighting the book where I came across the stitch pattern. I found the pattern for the uneven cable in Vogue Knitting: The Ultimate Knitting Book: Completely Revised & Updated by the Editors of Vogue Knitting Magazine, my new favorite knitting reference book. You can read my full review here (and, if you’re seeing this on or before July 11, 2018, you can also enter the giveaway for your chance to win a copy).

Book Review: Vogue Knitting: The Ultimate Knitting Book (Copmletely Revised & Updated) via Underground Crafter

About the Harmony Blanket KAL

Harmony Blanket Knit Along with KAL Corner | Join us each Thursday from January through November 2018 as we release a new, free knitting pattern for a 6" (15 cm) square in Lion Brand Vanna's Choice yarn. Get 48 free knitting patterns by 13 designers to join into a baby blanket, or make fewer or more squares for a different sized project. For more details, visit Underground Crafter or join the KAL Corner group on Facebook. #KALCorner #knitting

If you make your own Uneven Cable Square, I’d love to see it! Share your progress and questions by tagging me on Facebook as @Underground Crafter, Instragram as @ucrafter, or Twitter as @ucrafter. You can also share a picture in the Underground Crafters Facebook group. Sign up for my weekly newsletter and get a coupon code for your choice of one of my premium patterns and other subscriber goodies. Plus, you’ll never miss one of my free patterns again!

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Uneven Cable Square

Knitting Pattern by Underground Crafter

Free knitting pattern: Uneven Cable Square (Harmony Blanket Knit Along) in Lion Brand Vanna's Choice yarn by Underground CrafterUS terms 504-medium 50An uneven cable is worked over a seed stitch background.

 

Finished Size

  • 6″ (15 cm) square.

Materials

  • Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice yarn (100% acrylic, 3.5 oz/100 g/170 yd/156 m) – 1 skein in 173 Dusty Green, or approximately 42 yd (38.5 m) in any medium weight yarn.

Shop for Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice at your favorite retailer! Lion Brand | LeisureArts | Craftsy | Amazon | Wool Warehouse UK

  • US Size 7/4.5 mm knitting needles, or any size needed to obtain gauge.
  • Yarn needle.
  • Cable needle. You can find a list of substitutes for a cable needle and a tutorial for knitting cables without a cable needle in this video by Lion Brand here.

Gauge

  • 18 sts = 4″ (15 cm) in pattern. Exact gauge is not critical for this project.

Abbreviations Used in This Pattern

  • 5-st LC – 5-stitch left cable – Slip 3 sts onto cable needle, hold cable needle at front, k2 from main (left) needle, k3 from cable needle.
  • BO – bind off
  • CO – cast on
  • k – knit
  • p – purl
  • rep – repeat
  • RS – right (front) side
  • sl 1 – slip 1 st, knitwise
  • st(s) – stitch(es)
  • * Rep instructions after asterisk as indicated.
  • [] Rep instructions between brackets as indicated.

Pattern Note

  • Pattern repeat is any multiple of 5 sts (for cable), + even number of sts (for seed st) + 8 sts for borders.
  • To change this pattern for a larger or smaller number of stitches, keep the borders (first and last 4 sts of each row) the same, then work seed stitch [p1, k1] across to stitch before cable, p1, work cable, p1, [k1, p1] across to border. On wrong side, work p across cable.
  • You can find a list of substitutes for a cable needle and a tutorial for knitting cables without a cable needle in this video by Lion Brand here. If you’ve never knit cables before, this video will also help you understand the basic construction.

Pattern Instructions

  • CO 27 sts.

Border

  • Border Row 1: K to last st, p1.
  • Border Row 2: Sl 1, k to last st, p1.
  • Border Rows 3 & 4: Rep Row 2 twice.

Uneven Cable Pattern

  • Row 1: (RS) Sl 1, k3, [p1, k1] 3 times, p1, 5-st LC, p1, [k1, p1] 3 times, k3, p1.
  • Row 2: Sl 1, k3, [p1, k1] 3 times, p7, [k1, p1] 3 times, k3, p1.
  • Row 3: Sl 1, k3, [p1, k1] 3 times, p1, k5, p1, [k1, p1] 3 times, k3, p1.
  • Row 4: Rep 2.
  • Row 5: Rep 3.
  • Row 6: Rep 2.
  • Rep Rows 1-6 until square measures approximately 5.5″ (14 cm), ending after Row 2, Row 4, or Row 6.

Border

  • Border Rows 1-4: Rep Border Row 2, 4 times.
  • BO in pattern for Border Row 2. Fasten off with long yarn tail (approximately 3 times the width of square).
© 2018 by Marie Segares (Underground Crafter). This pattern is for personal use only. You may use the pattern to make unlimited items for yourself, for charity, or to give as gifts. You may sell items you personally make by hand from this pattern. Do not violate Marie’s copyright by distributing this pattern or the photos in any form, including but not limited to scanning, photocopying, emailing, or posting on a website or internet discussion group. If you want to share the pattern, point your friends to this link: https://undergroundcrafter.com/blog/2018/07/05/knitting-pattern-uneven-cable-square. Thanks for supporting indie designers!

If you make your own Uneven Cable Square, I’d love to see it! Share your progress and questions by tagging me on Facebook as @Underground Crafter, Instragram as @ucrafter, or Twitter as @ucrafter. You can also share a picture in the Underground Crafters Facebook group. Sign up for my weekly newsletter and get a coupon code for your choice of one of my premium patterns and other subscriber goodies. Plus, you’ll never miss one of my free patterns again!

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Knitting Pattern: Lace Stripes Square | Harmony Blanket Knit Along

Free knitting pattern: Lace Stripes Square in Lion Brand Vanna's Choice by Underground Crafter | Harmony Blanket Knit AlongThe knitting pattern for the Lace Stripes Square combines rows of lacy eyelets with garter and stockinette rows for a beautiful texture. Without changing colors, you can create a striped effect through the changes in stitch patterns. This pattern is the twenty-fifth square in the Harmony Blanket Knit Along.

This post contains affiliate links. I may receive compensation (at no added cost to you) if you make a purchase using these links. Yarn for the sample was generously provided by Lion Brand.

As my longtime readers know, I am a collector of stitch pattern books. If you’re participating in the Harmony Blanket Knit Along, I’m guessing you love learning new stitch patterns, too. For each of the 10 patterns I’m designing in the Harmony Blanket KAL, I’ll be highlighting the book where I came across the stitch pattern. This pattern is based on “Lacy Stripes” from 200 Stitch Patterns for Baby Blankets: Knitted and Crocheted Designs, Blocks and Trims for Crib Covers, Shawls and Afghans by Jan Eaton. You can find my complete book review here and, if you’re reading this on or before July 2, 2018, you can also enter for your chance to win a copy!

200 Stitch Patterns for Baby Blankets by Jan Eaton book review and giveaway

About the Harmony Blanket KAL

Harmony Blanket Knit Along with KAL Corner | Join us each Thursday from January through November 2018 as we release a new, free knitting pattern for a 6" (15 cm) square in Lion Brand Vanna's Choice yarn. Get 48 free knitting patterns by 13 designers to join into a baby blanket, or make fewer or more squares for a different sized project. For more details, visit Underground Crafter or join the KAL Corner group on Facebook. #KALCorner #knitting

If you make your own Lace Stripes Square, I’d love to see it! Share your progress and questions by tagging me on Facebook as @Underground Crafter, Instragram as @ucrafter, or Twitter as @ucrafter. You can also share a picture in the Underground Crafters Facebook group. Sign up for my weekly newsletter and get a coupon code for your choice of one of my premium patterns and other subscriber goodies. Plus, you’ll never miss one of my free patterns again!

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Lace Stripes Square

Knitting Pattern by Underground Crafter

Free knitting pattern: Lace Stripes Square in Lion Brand Vanna's Choice by Underground Crafter | Harmony Blanket Knit Along02-easy 50US terms 504-medium 50Alternate rows of lacy eyelets with garter and stockinette rows for a beautiful texture and the effect of stripes.

 

Finished Size

  • 6″ (15 cm) square.

Materials

  • Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice yarn (100% acrylic, 3.5 oz/100 g/170 yd/156 m) – 1 skein in 158 Mustard, or approximately 42 yd (38.5 m) in any medium weight yarn.

Shop for Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice at your favorite retailer! Lion Brand | LeisureArts | Craftsy | Amazon | Wool Warehouse UK

  • US Size 7/4.5 mm knitting needles, or any size needed to obtain gauge.
  • Yarn needle.

Gauge

  • Completed square = 6″ (15 cm) in pattern. Exact gauge is not critical for this project.

Abbreviations Used in This Pattern

  • BO – bind off
  • CO – cast on
  • k – knit
  • p – purl
  • p2tog – purl 2 stitches together – A Lion Brand video tutorial for this stitch is available here.
  • rep – repeat
  • RS – right (front) side
  • sl 1 – slip 1 st, knitwise
  • st(s) – stitch(es)
  • yo – yarn over – A Lion Brand video tutorial for this stitch is available here.
  • * Rep instructions after asterisk as indicated.

Pattern Note

  • Pattern repeat is any multiple of 2 sts, + 1 st for edging, + 8 sts for borders.

Pattern Instructions

  • CO 27 sts.

Border

  • Border Row 1: K to last st, p1.
  • Border Row 2: Sl 1, k to last st, p1.
  • Border Rows 3 & 4: Rep Row 2 twice.

Lace Stripes Pattern

  • Row 1: (RS) Sl 1, k to last st, p1.
  • Row 2: Sl 1, k4, *p2tog, yo; rep from * across to last 6 sts, p1, k4, p1.
  • Rows 3-5: Rep Row 1, 3 times.
  • Row 6: Sl 1, k3, p to last 4 sts, k3, p1.
  • Rows 7-8: Rep Row 1 twice.
  • Rep Rows 1-8 until square measures approximately 5.5″ (14 cm), ending after Row 3.

Border

  • Border Rows 1-4: Rep Border Row 2, 4 times.
  • BO in pattern for Border Row 2. Fasten off with long yarn tail (approximately 3 times the width of square).
© 2018 by Marie Segares (Underground Crafter). This pattern is for personal use only. You may use the pattern to make unlimited items for yourself, for charity, or to give as gifts. You may sell items you personally make by hand from this pattern. Do not violate Marie’s copyright by distributing this pattern or the photos in any form, including but not limited to scanning, photocopying, emailing, or posting on a website or internet discussion group. If you want to share the pattern, point your friends to this link: https://undergroundcrafter.com/blog/2018/06/21/knitting-pattern-lace-stripes-square. Thanks for supporting indie designers!

If you make your own Lace Stripes Square, I’d love to see it! Share your progress and questions by tagging me on Facebook as @Underground Crafter, Instragram as @ucrafter, or Twitter as @ucrafter. You can also share a picture in the Underground Crafters Facebook group. Sign up for my weekly newsletter and get a coupon code for your choice of one of my premium patterns and other subscriber goodies. Plus, you’ll never miss one of my free patterns again!

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Knitting Pattern: Slip Stitch Garter Stitch Boxes Square (Harmony Blanket #14)

Free knitting pattern: Slip Stitch Garter Stitch Boxes Square in Lion Brand Vanna's Choice by Underground Crafter | One of 48 squares in the Harmony Blanket Knit Along.In the Slip Stitch Garter Stitch Boxes Square, a simple slip stitch pattern alternates with garter stitch to create textured boxes. This knitting pattern is beginner friendly and the texture adds depth to the square. This pattern is the fourteenth square in the Harmony Blanket Knit Along.

This post contains affiliate links. I may receive compensation (at no added cost to you) if you make a purchase using these links.Yarn for the sample was generously provided by Lion Brand.

I love learning new knitting stitch patterns, and I’m guessing you do, too. For each of the 10 patterns I’m designing in the Harmony Blanket KAL, I’ll be highlighting the book where I came across the stitch pattern. This pattern is adapted from one of my favorite stitch guides, the Vogue Knitting Stitchionary Volume One: Knit & Purl.

You can find my complete review of this book here. I adapted this pattern from the Simple Slip Stitch pattern on page 11.

About the Harmony Blanket KAL

Harmony Blanket Knit Along with KAL Corner | Join us each Thursday from January through November 2018 as we release a new, free knitting pattern for a 6" (15 cm) square in Lion Brand Vanna's Choice yarn. Get 48 free knitting patterns by 13 designers to join into a baby blanket, or make fewer or more squares for a different sized project. For more details, visit Underground Crafter or join the KAL Corner group on Facebook. #KALCorner #knitting

If you make your own Slip Stitch Garter Stitch Boxes Square, I’d love to see it! Share your progress and questions by tagging me on Facebook as @Underground Crafter, Instragram as @ucrafter, or Twitter as @ucrafter. You can also share a picture in the Underground Crafters Facebook group. Sign up for my weekly newsletter and get a coupon code for your choice of one of my premium patterns and other subscriber goodies. Plus, you’ll never miss one of my free patterns again!

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Slip Stitch Garter Stitch Boxes Square

Knitting Pattern by Underground Crafter

Free knitting pattern: Slip Stitch Garter Stitch Boxes Square in Lion Brand Vanna's Choice by Underground Crafter | One of 48 squares in the Harmony Blanket Knit Along.02-easy 50US terms 504-medium 50A simple slip stitch pattern alternates with garter stitch to create textured boxes.

 

Finished Size

  • 6″ (15 cm) square.

Materials

  • Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice yarn (100% acrylic, 3.5 oz/100 g/170 yd/156 m) – 1 skein in 135 Rust, or approximately 38 yd (35 m) in any medium weight yarn.
  • US Size 7/4.5 mm knitting needles, or any size needed to obtain gauge.
  • Yarn needle.

Gauge

  • Completed square = 6″ (15 cm) in pattern. Exact gauge is not critical for this project.

Abbreviations Used in This Pattern

  • BO – bind off
  • CO – cast on
  • k – knit
  • p – purl
  • rep – repeat
  • RS – right (front) side
  • sl 1 – slip 1 st, knitwise
  • st(s) – stitch(es)
  • * Rep instructions after asterisk as indicated.

Pattern Note

  • Pattern repeat is any multiple of 4 sts, + 3 + 8 sts for borders.

Pattern Instructions

  • CO 27 sts.

Border

  • Border Row 1: K to last st, p1.
  • Border Row 2: Sl 1, k to last st, p1.
  • Border Rows 3 & 4: Rep Row 2 twice.

Slip Stitch Garter Stitch Boxes Pattern

  • Row 1: (RS) Sl 1, k4, *sl 1, k3; rep from * across to last 2 sts, k1, p1.
  • Row 2: Sl 1, k3, p to last 4 sts, k3, p1.
  • Rows 3-10: Rep Rows 1-2, 4 times.
  • Row 11: Rep Row 2 once.
  • Row 12: Sl 1, k to last st, p1.
  • Rep Rows 1-12 until square measures approximately 5.5″ (14 cm), ending after Row 10.

Border

  • Border Rows 1-4: Rep Border Row 2, 4 times.
  • BO in pattern for Border Row 2. Fasten off with long yarn tail (approximately 3 times the width of square).
© 2018 by Marie Segares (Underground Crafter). This pattern is for personal use only. You may use the pattern to make unlimited items for yourself, for charity, or to give as gifts. You may sell items you personally make by hand from this pattern. Do not violate Marie’s copyright by distributing this pattern or the photos in any form, including but not limited to scanning, photocopying, emailing, or posting on a website or internet discussion group. If you want to share the pattern, point your friends to this link: http://undergroundcrafter.com/blog/2018/04/05/knitting-pattern-slip-stitch-garter-stitch-boxes-square. Thanks for supporting indie designers!

If you make your own Slip Stitch Garter Stitch Boxes Square, I’d love to see it! Share your progress and questions by tagging me on Facebook as @Underground Crafter, Instragram as @ucrafter, or Twitter as @ucrafter. You can also share a picture in the Underground Crafters Facebook group. Sign up for my weekly newsletter and get a coupon code for your choice of one of my premium patterns and other subscriber goodies. Plus, you’ll never miss one of my free patterns again!

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Knitting Pattern: Hurdle Stitch Square (Harmony Blanket # 5)

Mustard-yellow textured knit square on white background | Free knitting pattern: Hurdle Stitch Square in Lion Brand Vanna's Choice yarn by Underground CrafterThe knitting pattern for the Hurdle Stitch Square combines a 1 x 1 ribbing pattern with garter stitch rows to create a boxy look and a fun texture. The stitch pattern is easy to remember, so it’s a great square for knitting newbies or for tv knitting for more advanced knitters. This pattern is the fifth square in the Harmony Blanket Knit Along.

This post contains affiliate links. I may receive compensation (at no added cost to you) if you make a purchase using these links.Yarn for the sample was generously provided by Lion Brand.

For each of the patterns I’m designing in the Harmony Blanket KAL, I’ll be highlighting the book where I came across the stitch pattern. This pattern is from the Complete Photo Guide to Knitting by Margaret Hubert.

You can find my complete review of the first edition of this book, along with an interview with Margaret Hubert, here. (Spoiler alert: It’s also on my list of Must-Have Beginner Knitting Books!) Since my first review, the book has been updated to include even more stitch patterns and projects.

About the Harmony Blanket KAL

Harmony Blanket Knit Along with KAL Corner | Join us each Thursday from January through November 2018 as we release a new, free knitting pattern for a 6" (15 cm) square in Lion Brand Vanna's Choice yarn. Get 48 free knitting patterns by 13 designers to join into a baby blanket, or make fewer or more squares for a different sized project. For more details, visit Underground Crafter or join the KAL Corner group on Facebook. #KALCorner #knitting

If you make your own Hurdle Stitch Square, I’d love to see it! Share your progress and questions by tagging me on Facebook as @Underground Crafter, Instragram as @ucrafter, or Twitter as @ucrafter. You can also share a picture in the Underground Crafters Facebook group. Sign up for my weekly newsletter and get a coupon code for your choice of one of my premium patterns and other subscriber goodies. Plus, you’ll never miss one of my free patterns again!

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Hurdle Stitch Square

Knitting Pattern by Underground Crafter

Mustard-yellow textured knit square on white background | Free knitting pattern: Hurdle Stitch Square in Lion Brand Vanna's Choice yarn by Underground Crafter02-easy 50US terms 504-medium 50This textured stitch pattern combines 1 x 1 ribbing with the garter stitch.

 

Finished Size

  • 6″ (15 cm) square.

Materials

  • Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice yarn (100% acrylic, 3.5 oz/100 g/170 yd/156 m) – 1 skein in 158 Mustard, or approximately 38 yd (35 m) in any medium weight yarn.
  • US Size 7/4.5 mm knitting needles, or any size needed to obtain gauge.
  • Yarn needle.

Gauge

  • Completed square = 6″ (15 cm) in pattern. Exact gauge is not critical for this project.

Abbreviations Used in This Pattern

  • BO – bind off
  • CO – cast on
  • k – knit
  • p – purl
  • rep – repeat
  • RS – right (front) side
  • sl 1 – slip 1 st, knitwise
  • st(s) – stitch(es)
  • * Rep instructions after asterisk as indicated.

Pattern Note

  • Pattern repeat is any odd number of sts, + 8 sts for borders.

Pattern Instructions

  • CO 27 sts.

Border

  • Border Row 1: K to last st, p1.
  • Border Row 2: Sl 1, k to last st, p1.
  • Border Rows 3 & 4: Rep Row 2 twice.

Hurdle Stitch Pattern

  • Row 1: (RS) Sl 1, k5, *p1, k1; rep from * across to last 5 sts, k4, p1.
  • Row 2: Sl 1, k4, *p1, k1; rep from * across to last 4 sts, k3, p1.
  • Rows 3-4: Rep Border Row 2 twice.
  • Rep Rows 1-4 until square measures approximately 5.5″ (14 cm), ending after Row 2.

Border

  • Border Rows 1-4: Rep Border Row 2, 4 times.
  • BO in pattern for Border Row 2. Fasten off with long yarn tail (approximately 3 times the width of square).
© 2018 by Marie Segares (Underground Crafter). This pattern is for personal use only. You may use the pattern to make unlimited items for yourself, for charity, or to give as gifts. You may sell items you personally make by hand from this pattern. Do not violate Marie’s copyright by distributing this pattern or the photos in any form, including but not limited to scanning, photocopying, emailing, or posting on a website or internet discussion group. If you want to share the pattern, point your friends to this link: http://undergroundcrafter.com/blog/2018/02/01/knitting-pattern-hurdle-stitch-square. Thanks for supporting indie designers!