Friday, November 29, 2019

December 2019 KAL Candy Cane Lane

Want to do more dishcloths for Christmas? Check out the link below:

https://dishandwashclothmania.com/christmas-items-knit-and-crochet/

December 2019 KAL Candy Cane Lane

Copyright © Second Treasury of Knitting Patterns by Barbara Walker (Fish Hooks)

NOTE: this cloth is worked upside down. Just FYI

One skein cotton yarn, #7 US Knitting needles

NOTES: SKP=Slip 1, Knit one, pass slip stitch over.
K2Tog=Knit 2 stitches together.  YO=yarn over.

Cast on: multiple of 8 + 1 (32 + 1 + 6 border = 39)

Border:
Rows 1-4:   K1, P1 across, ending K1.
Pattern:
Row 1:        K1, P1, K1, P33, K1, P1, K1.
Row 2:        K1, P1, K1, K33, K1, P1, K1.
Row 3:        K1, P1, K1, P33, K1, P1, K1.
Row 4:        K1, P1, K1, K2, SKP, YO, K1, YO, K2Tog, *K3, SKP, YO, K1, YO, K2Tog; repeat from * to last 5 sts: K2, K1, P1, K1.
Row 5:        K1, P1, K1, P33, K1, P1, K1.
Row 6:        K1, P1, K1, K1, *SKP, YO, K3, YO, K2Tog, K1; repeat from *, end K1, P1, K1.
Row 7:        K1, P1, K1, P33, K1, P1, K1.
Row 8:        K1, P1, K1, K4, SKP, YO, *K6, SKP, YO; repeat from * to last 6 sts: K3, K1, P1, K1.
Row 9:        K1, P1, K1, P33, K1, P1, K1.
Row 10:      K1, P1, K1, K3, SKP, YO, *K6, SKP, YO; repeat from *to last 7 sts: K4, K1, P1, K1.
Row 11:      K1, P1, K1, P33, K1, P1, K1.
Row 12:      K1, P1, K1, K2, SKP, YO, *K6, SKP, YO; repeat from * to last 8: K5, K1, P1, K1.
Row 13:      K1, P1, K1, P33, K1, P1, K1.
Row 14:      K1, P1, K1, K1, *SKP, YO, K6; repeat from *, end K1, P1, K1.
Row 15:      K1, P1, K1, P33, K1, P1, K1.
Row 16:      K1, P1, K1, Knit 33, K1, P1, K1.
Row 17:      K1, P1, K1, P33, K1, P1, K1.
Row 18:      K1, P1, K1, K2, SKP, YO, K1, YO, K2Tog, *K3, SKP, YO, K1, YO, K2Tog, *K3, SKP, YO, K1, YO, K2Tog; repeat from * to last 5: K2, K1, P1, K1.
Row 19:      K1, P1, K1, P33, K1, P1, K1.
Row 20:      K1, P1, K1, K1, *SKP, YO, K3, YO, K2Tog, K1; repeat from *, end K1, P1, K1.
Row 21:      K1, P1, K1, P33, K1, P1, K1.
Row 22:      K1, P1, K1, K3, YO, K2Tog, *K6, YO, K2Tog; repeat from * to last 7: K4, K1, P1, K1.
Row 23:      K1, P1, K1, P33, K1, P1, K1.
Row 24:      K1, P1, K1, K4, YO, K2Tog, *K6, YO, K2Tog; repeat from * to last 6:  K3, K1, P1, K1.
Row 25:      K1, P1, K1, P33, K1, P1, K1.
Row 26:      K1, P1, K1, K5, YO, K2Tog, *K6, YO, K2Tog; repeat from * to last 5:  K3, P1, K1.
Row 27:      K1, P1, K1, P33, K1, P1, K1.
Row 28:      K1, P1, K1, *K6, YO, K2Tog; repeat from * to last 4:  K2, P1, K1.
Repeat the above 28 rows one more time and repeat row 1 again.

Border:
Rows 1-4:   K1, P1 across, ending K1.
Bind off and weave in ends.



























































Thursday, October 31, 2019

November 2019 KAL Fishtail Lace Cloth

Here is our KAL for November. For those who want to start on some Thanksgiving cloths, check 
out:

 https://www.google.com/search?sxsrf=ACYBGNRNqfZ0bx6d1-qpCVT-GXAsK7qR0A:1572555958104&q=free+thanksgiving+knitted+dishcloth+patterns&tbm=isch&source=hp&sxsrf=ACYBGNRNqfZ0bx6d1-qpCVT-GXAsK7qR0A:1572555958104&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwjvq5a6s8flAhXeGTQIHRHtCb8QsAR6BAgJEAE&biw=1777&bih=841&dpr=0.9



November 2019 KAL Fishtail Lace Cloth
Copyright © Janet Nogle


One skein cotton yarn, #7 US Knitting needles

Notes:  YO=Yarn Over / SK2P=Slip 1, K2Tog, Pass slip stitch over.

Cast on: multiple of 8 + 1 (32 + 1 + 6 border = 39)

Border:
Rows 1-2:   Knit

Pattern:
Row 1:        (RS) K4, *YO, K2, SK2P,  K2, YO, K1; repeat from *; end K3
Row 2:        K3, P33, K3
Row 3:        K5, *YO, K1, SK2P, K1, YO, K3; repeat from * to last 10: YO, K1, SK2P, K1, YO, K2; end K3.
Row 4:        K3, P33, K3.
Row 5:        K6, *YO, SK2P, YO, K5; repeat from * to last 9: YO, SK2P, YO, K6.
Row 6:        K3, P33, K3.
Repeat pattern to desired length. I repeated the 6-row pattern 6 more times.

Border:
Rows 1-2:   Knit

Bind off and weave in ends.

Janet Nogle
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Tuesday, October 1, 2019

October 2019 KAL French Country Dishcloth

Welcome to October. I have some Halloween pattern sites listed, along with our October KAL today.









Copyright © Janet Nogle



Materials:
Three separate colors (use scraps) skein cotton yarn, #7 US Knitting needles
Color A Main color; Color B, alternate; Color C, alternate / Size small = 8 ½’ X 6” Large is 10” X 10”

Cast on:  For small cloth 35, for larger cloth 51

Pattern:
Row 1:        Color A (RS) K3, *P1, K3; repeat from * across
Row 2:        Color A (WS) K1, P1, *K3, P1; repeat from * across, end K1.
                   Repeat the above 2 rows, Color A, two (2) more times
Row 1:        Color B K3, *P1, K3; repeat from * across.
Row 2:        Color B K1, P1, *K3, P1; repeat from *, end K1.
                   Repeat the above 2 rows with color B, two (2) more times.
Row 1:        Color C K3, *P1, K3; repeat from * across.
Row 2:        Color C K1, P1, *K3, P1; repeat from * across end K1.
Repeat the above 2 rows with color C, two (2) more times.
Row 1:        Color B K3, *P1, K3; repeat from * across
Row 2:        Color B K1, P1, *K3, P1; repeat from * across, end K1
Repeat the above 2 rows with C, two (2) more times.
Row 1:        Color A K3, *P1, K3; repeat from * across.
Row 2:        Color A K1, P1, *K3, P1; repeat from * across, end K1.
Repeat the above 2 rows with A, till desired length.  I knitted the small cloth and work the last two rows in Color A, 15 more times.

Bind off and weave in ends.




























































































Sunday, September 1, 2019

September 2019 KAL Mock Cable Reversible

Here is the KAL for September:






Copyright © Janet Nogle 2019

1 skein cotton yarn, #6 US Knitting Needles.

Notes: This is a reversible pattern that looks good on either side. It isn’t a difficult pattern. Border is a different border than you usually see. It is being done to promote a variety of ways to work borders. If you prefer a “knit” border just knit 4 rows.

Cast on:   Multiple of 10  (30 +6 border=36)

Border:
Row 1:        K4, P4 across.
Row 2:        K1, P1 across.
Row 3:        Knit across.
Row 4:        Knit across.

Pattern:
Row 1:        K3, *P4, K1, P1, K4; repeat from *, end K3.
Row 2:        K3, *P3, K2, P2, K3; repeat from *, end K3.
Row 3:        K3, *P2, K2, P1, K1, P2, K2; repeat from *, end K3.
Row 4:        K3, *P1, (K2, P2) x2, K1; repeat from *, end K3.
Row 5:        K3, *K2, P3, K3, P2; repeat from *, end K3.
Row 6:        K3, *K1, P4, K4, P1; repeat from *, end K3.

Repeat rows 1-6, seven more times.
Border:
Row 1:        Knit across.
Row 2:        Knit across.
Row 3:        K1, P1 across.
Row 4:        K4, P4 across.

Bind off and weave in ends.


Janet Nogle
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Thursday, August 1, 2019

August 2019 KAL Butterfly Eyelet Cloth

Here is our KAL for August 2019:


Copyright © Janet Nogle 2018



 

Materials:
1 skein cotton yarn, #6 US Knitting Needles.
Notes: SKP=Slip 1, Knit 1, Psso; K2Tog=Knit 2 stitches together; YO=yarn over. PW=Purl Wise

Cast on:   Multiple of 10  (30 +6 border=36)
Border:
Row 1-4:     Knit across.

Pattern:
Row 1:        K3, *K2Tog, YO, K1, YO, SKP, K5; repeat from *, end K3.
Row 2:        K3, *P7, Sl 1 (PW), P2; repeat from *K3.
Row 3:        K3, *K2Tog, YO, K1, YO, SKP, K5; repeat from *, end K3.
Row 4:        K3, *P7, Sl 1 (PW),  P2; repeat from *, end K3.
Row 5:        Knit across.
Row 6:        K3, P30, K3.
Row 7:        K3, *K5, K2Tog, YO, K1, YO, SKP; repeat from *, end K3.
Row 8:        K3, *P2, Sl 1 (PW), P7; repeat from *, end K3.
Row 9:        K3, *K5, K2Tog, YO, K1, YO,SKP; repeat from *, end K3.
Row 10:      K3, *P2, Sl 1 (PW), P7; repeat from *, end K3.
Row 11:      Knit across
Row 12:      K3, P30, K3.

Repeat rows 1-12 for pattern. I repeat the set 3 more times.

Bind off and weave in ends.


Janet Nogle
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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

JULY 2019 Challenge KAL

Rosie says:  Happy Summer!!

hi ~
hi fellow knitters,
 this month I have a real challenge for all of you: 
YOU have to find the cloth you want to knit!!

if you haven't been to this free knitting site [did I mention *free*?!], you're in for a good time ~
much more than dishcloths, for those of you wanting to knit something more ~
 and lots of knit how-to's. They have 1000s of free patterns of all types!

  So now here's your chance to explore and find something you'd like to start on - first, the link to the site:
All Free Knitting!


If you want to go right to dishcloths use this link:

Cookout Crafts: 30 Knit Dishcloth Patterns and More


 This is my last KAL with you for a while - and my last Challenge KAL for this year.
We are moving, I hope to get back into KAL's when settled later in the year.

Happy Knitting Days to all of you!
Linda
and Rosie


Sunday, June 30, 2019

July 2019 KAL Belt Welt Cloth

Here is our KAL  for July.


July 2019 KAL Belt Welt Cloth
Copyright © Deborah Mason


One skein cotton yarn, #7 US Knitting needles

Cast on: multiple of 6 + 2 (30 + 2 + 6 border = 38)

Border:
Rows 1-4:   Knit

Pattern:
Row 1:        Knit
Row 2:        K3, P32, K3
Row 3:        Knit.
Row 4:        K3, P32, K3.
Row 5:        K3, K2, *P4, K2; repeat from *, end K3.
Row 6:        K3, P2, *K4, P2; repeat from *, end K3.
Row 7:        K3, K2, *P4, K2; repeat from *, end K3.
Row 8:        K3, P2, *K4, P2; repeat from *, end K3.

Repeat pattern to desired length. I repeated the 8-row pattern 5 more times.

Border:

Rows 1-4:   Knit
Bind off and weave in ends.
Thanks to Deborah Mason for design.

 Janet Nogle