Friday, May 7, 2010

Freebie Friday..........

Knitted Round Coaster

Materials: Left over worsted weight cotton yarn
Size 6 (US) Knitting needles.
Coaster size is about 5 inches in diameter.

Cast on 8 stitches.
Row 1: (wrong side) Knit
Row 2: K2, yo, K2, turn (4 unworked stitches on left needle)
Row 3: K5
Row 4: K2, yo, K5, turn (2 unworked stitches)
Row 5: K8
Row 6: Bind off 2 stitches, K7 (all stitches worked)
Repeat rows 1-6 (16) times, for a total of 17 wedges. Do not bind off.
Cut yarn, leaving a 10-12" tail for sewing. Sew the "live" stitches on the knitting needle to the cast-on stitches of the first row. Using yarn needle, draw a running thread through the stitches of the inside circle to tighten up the center circle
Enjoy!!!! & blessings


joyce said...

This is so cute and pretty, I love the rich looking. THANKS!

teakaycee said...

aww... shucks... thanks!
I made another one in yellow/orange varigated. It looks like a sun burst!

hope your feeling well!
God Bless

Unknown said...

Add another row or two for a lovely dishcloth