Yarn

Knitted Ripple Afghan

By  Brenda A. Lewis  for  Coats & Clark

size: 44"x60"

Materials

  • Moda Dea Washable Wool: Aqua (CA), 9 skeins; Coffee (CB), 3 skeins (Coats & Clark)

Tools

  • Circular knitting needles, size 8
  • Yarn needle

Abbreviations

  • K: knit
    K2tog: knit two stitches together
    P: purl
    RS: right side
    Sl: slip
    Ssk: slip, slip, knit these 2 stitches tog (decrease made)
    Sts: stitch(es)
    WS: wrong side
  • Gauge
  • 19 sts = 4"; 24 rows = 4"
  • Project Instructions

  • 1. With CA, cast on 209 sts.
  • 2. Foundation row: (WS): Knit.
  • 3. Row 1: (RS): *K2tog, K6, knit into the front and then the back of each of the next 2 stitches, K7, ssk: rep from * across.
  • 4. Row 2: Purl.
  • 5. Rows 3-6: Rep Rows 1 and 2.
  • 6. Rows 7-8: With CB, knit.
  • 7. Rep Rows 1-8: 40 more times.
  • 8. Then rep Rows 1-6. Next row (RS): Purl. Bind off in knit.