This cloth was super easy to make but has a certain charm. On the "right side" is a waffle-stitch pattern of boxes separated by purling bumps... on the "wrong side" it looks like (but technically isn't) a spread-out P3 K1 rib. This means it looks good both ways!
Gauge: Not important.
Dimensions: 7.5in wide by 8in tall (19cm by 20cm), unblocked
1/2 skein 100% worsted weight cotton (I used Lily Sugar N Cream)
US 7 (4.5mm) needles
Cast on 35 stitches.
Work 3 rows in garter stitch (knit all stitches)
Begin pattern stitch:
Rows 1 & 3 (RS): (K2; P1) 11 times; K2
Row 2: K3; (P2; K1) 10 times; K2
Row 4: K35
Work pattern stitch 13 times total, ending on row 4.
Work 2 rows in garter stitch.
Bind off all stitches in knit.
Sew in ends invisibly.
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