Squared off Bed Spread
8 ply wool 25g balls.
17 balls in 1st color
15 balls in 2nd color
12 balls each in 3rd,4th,5th,6th,7th,8th,9th,10th,11th,12th and 13th colors.
1 pair of 4.00mm (no 8) needles
4.00mm crochet hook
Tension 22 sts to 10cms over st st using 4.00mm needles
Size: 205cms x 185cms
Cast on 45sts.
1st row: Knit
2nd row: k1, * yfwd,k2 tog,rep from * to end.
3rd row: k2 tog ,knit to last 2 sts, k2 tog.
4th row: p2 tog,purl to last 2 sts, p2 tog.
5th row: as 3rd row
6th row: knit.
rep rows 3 to 6 inclusive 5 times then rows 3 to 5 inclusive once.
next row: p3.
next row: k3 tog,fasten off
make 28 motifs each in C1,C2,C3 and C4.
then 27 motifs each in C5,C6,C7,C8,C9,C10,C11,C12,C13.
to make up: Using a flat seam,join motifs tog placing colors as desired.
Edging: With right sides facing, using hook and C1 work 6 rows Dc evenly around all edges of rug working in stripes of 2 rows each C1,C2 and C1 and working 3 dc in 1 dc at corners,
Note: This is a Vintage Pattern that has not been recently tested if you find an error or have successfully knit this pattern then please let us know so we can note it down.
By Shellie Wilson. Shellie is the chief creative editor for Craftbits.