Friday, September 11, 2009

Hurray for my first little made-up pattern!

I've been knitting for a few years now. Here's my first ever pattern. Not very tricky, but maybe somebody else will think it's sweet and want to copy.
Basketweave Baby Washcloth
by Jana Greenhalgh

Knit on size 8 needles using worsted weight cotton

(The example in the picture was knit in "Peaches & Creme" 100% cotton, color: Ecru)

Cast on 28.

Knit 4 rows.

Row 5: *Knit 4, purl 4 (repeat from * until last 4 stitches), knit 4

Row 6: Knit 8, purl 4, knit 4, purl 4, knit 8

Row 7: repeat row 5

Row 8: repeat row 6

Row 9: repeat row 5

Repeat rows 5-9 six more times.

Knit 4 rows.

Bind off.


  1. Wow! This is amazing! More Jana, more!

  2. Wow! This looks so soft and fun to make! More patterns Jana, more!

  3. I can't wait to make this. Thank you for providing this pattern.

  4. Found this pattern through Ravelry and it's been a great pattern to learn knitting with! Thanks!