Pedestal mat: 17 inch by 20 inch (43cm x 51cm)
1 pair of number 4 (6mm) needles
4 balls of main shade A
2 ball each of 2 contrasts
16sts and 20 rows to 10cm. On 6mm
needles over double moss stitch.
Work as for the bath mat from ** to **.
Work 3rd-6th rows once, then 1st and 2nd rows once.
Continue with 3rd-6th rows once.
To shape mat
Keeping single lines in B as set, divide for sides as follows.
1st Row: Patt22 cast of centre 25 sts, patt 22 . Complete 1st side on these 22sts, leaving rem. sts on holder.
Keeping patt as set decrease 1st on next 4 right side rows. Continue on remaining 18sts. until side from cast on edge measures
51cm. Cast off.
With wrong side (W.S) facing rejoin yarn at inner edge of remaining 22 sts. Work as for other side until same length. Cast Off.
By Shellie Wilson. Shellie is the chief creative editor for Craftbits.