Knit Embroidered Infant Afghan in Lattice Stitch





MATERIAL

Worsted Weight Yarn
9 ounces White (122 yards per ounce)
2 ounces Color
Small amounts of various color yarn for embroidery
Knitting needles size 3
Crochet hook size F

INSTRUCTIONS





Cast on 3 stitches, knit plain, increasing 1 stitch at each end every row until there are 157 stitches on needle. Now start pattern as follows:
Row 1
— Knit plain.
Row 2 — Knit 1, * yarn over needle, knit 3, pass 1st stitch over the 2nd and 3rd stitches, repeat from * to end of row.
Row 3—Knit plain.
Row 4—* Knit 3, pass the first stitch over the 2nd and 3rd stitches, yarn over, repeat from * to end of row.
These 4 rows form the pattern, when work measures 30 inches, not including the turnover, bind off.

Crochet a row of shell all around, having 5 D. C. in each shell, fastened down with S. C, with Color work a picot edge all around.

To work picot edge – join colored yarn to any corner, chain 4, *sc into first chain, sc into next stitch, ch 4, continue from * around

Embroider the turnover in cross stitch design.






detail of lattice stitch

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  1. Margaret Nadler April 26, 2012

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