A knitted afghan is composed of mitered squares worked in stripes of color. Directions are provided for easy seaming as you go, or you can sew the pieces together in finishing. The edge is finished with attached I-cord.
Designer Heather Zoppetti
Finished Size 36" wide and 36" long.
Yarn Brown Sheep Serendipity Tweed (60% cotton, 40% wool; 210 yd [192 m]/ 100 g): #ST04 yellow buttercup and #ST88 chocolate lily, 3 skeins each; #ST16 variegated ivy and #ST08 sunflower, 2 skeins each.
Needles Squares—size 7 (4.5 mm): straight. Edging—size 8 (5 mm): straight or double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions Tapestry needle; small amount of waste yarn for provisional CO.
Gauge 22 sts and 44 rows = 4" in garter st on smaller needles.