This reversible, small-scale cloth has a lovely waffle-weave texture that is perfect for bathing a small child. The basic two-row pattern is shifted every three repeats to create the interesting texture. The pattern is the "Seeded Rib Check" from Barbara Walker's 2nd Treasury (man I love those books).
Finished dimensions: 7" (18cm) square
1/2 skein Lily Sugar & Cream (100% Cotton) - worsted weight
US 7 (4.5mm) needles
Cast on 31 stitches
Row 1, 3, 5, 8, 10, 12: K3; (P1; K3) repeat to end
Row 2, 4, 6, 7, 9, 11: K1; (P1; K3) repeat to last two sts; P1; K1
Work pattern four times total.
Bind off in pattern.
Note: It helped me to think of the pattern thus: Row 1 - Row 2 - 1 - 2 - 1 - 2 - 2 - 1 - 2 - 1 - 2 - 1, repeat three more times. This may confuse you further; if so, I apologize.
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