Angled Edges Lapghan
SUPPLIES & TOOLS:
- Premier Yarns:
- Deborah Norville Serenity Chunky Prints (100g/109 yds), * Leaves – 6 balls (A)
- Deborah Norville Serenity Chunky Solids (100g/109 yds), * Red Ochre – 3 balls (B) & Fudge – 3 balls (C)
- Needles: US Size 101?2 (6.5 mm) straight needles, 40” circular needle or size needed to obtain gauge?
- Stitch marker
- Yarn needle
- Tape measure
45" x 45”
12 sts x 16 rows = 4” in St st
Save time, check gauge.
Color B Square (make 8) With B and straight needles, cast on 56 sts.
Set-up row (WS): P28, place marker (pm), purl to end.
Stripe 1 Row 1 (RS): Knit to 2 sts bef marker, ssk, slip marker (sl m), k2tog, knit to end – 2 sts dec’d. Row 2: Purl. Row 3: Rep Row 1. Row 4: Knit.
With A, work Rows 1-4 as for Stripe 1.
Rep Stripes 1-2 – 8 sts rem.
Work as for Stripe 1 – 4 sts rem. Bind off as follows: Ssk, k2tog, pass k2tog st over ssk st. Fasten off rem st on needle.
Color C Square (make 8) Work as for Color B Square, substituting C for B.
Finishing Quadrant (make 4)
Arrange 2 Color B squares and 2 Color C squares, so the Final Stripe/bind-off points meet in the middle, and Color A/C squares are opposite each other diagonally, and Color B/C squares are opposite each other diagonally. Sew edges of squares together. Arrange Quadrants in 2 x 2 grid. Sew edges of quadrants together.
With circular needle, RS facing, color A, beg at any corner, pick up and knit 100 sts along edge.
Row 1 (WS): Knit
Row 2: K1, m1, knit to last st, m1, k1 – 2 sts inc’d.
Rep Rows 1-2, 3 more times – 108 sts. Bind off all sts over next WS row. Rep Edging on rem 3 sides of Lapghan. Sew sides of edging tog. Weave in ends.
k2tog knit 2 stitches together
m1 make 1 stitch
ssk slip, slip, knit