Sunday, October 3, 2010

Lovely Leaves Washcloth Pattern

Trailing leaves frame a simple garter stitch panel to create this elegant cloth.

You will be working with Worsted weight, cotton, yarn on size 3 needles.

Leaf Panel:


1.) k5, yo, k1, yo, k2

2.) P6, inc 1, k 3

3.) k4, p1, k2, yo, k1, yo, k3

4.) P8, inc 1, k4

5.) k4, p2, k3, yo, k1, yo, k4

6.) P10, inc1, k 5

7.) K4, p3, k4, yo, k1, yo, k5

8.) P12, inc 1, k6

9.) K4, p4, ssk, k7, k2tog, k1

10.) P10, inc 1, k7

11.) K4, p5, ssk, k5, k2tog, k1

12.) P8, inc 1, k2, p1, k5

13.) K4, p1, k1, p4, ssk, k3, k2tog, k1

14.) P6, inc 1, k3, p1, k5

15.) K4, p1, k1, p5, ssk, k1, k2tog, k1

16.) P4, inc 1, k4, p1, k5

17.) K4, p1, k1, p6, sk2p, k1

18.) P2tog, BO 5, p3, k4

repeat 1-18 twice, BO across on the last row, for a total of 3 leaves. Make 2.

Garter Panel:

Co: 28

1.) Knit across

repeat row 1 until desired length, or 20 rows. BO purl-wise.

You will have 2 leaf panels and 1 garter panel .Use your favorite grafting technique to sew the panels together. on the CO and BO sides of the garter panel.


  1. What is an sk2p? The pattern is beautiful, but I can't find its abbreviation..