Hugs & Kisses

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Hugs & Kisses Square

Materials

I used approximately 55gm pale pink 8ply (DK) wool @ 100m (105yd) per 50gm

Tension

20sts and 28 rows to 4 inches (10cm) over st st on 4.5mm needles, or needles needed to obtain gauge.

Abbreviations

Cable 4 Back = C4B, Cable 4 Back: Slip next 2 stitches to cable needle and
hold at back of work, knit next 2 stitches from left hand needle, then knit
stitches from cable needle

Cable 4 Front = C4F, Cable 4 Front: Slip next 2 stitches to cable needle and
hold at front of work, knit next 2 stitches from left hand needle, then
knit stitches from cable needle

Technique

Cast on 62sts and work following chart, beginning with a wrong side row. (Work the first row from left to right, you should work 10 cables in each row). Work through the chart 4 times, then repeat rows 1 and 2 once more. Cast off in pattern.

Hugs & Kisses Chart

In Plain Text: Cast on 62 stitches

Row 1 (WS): K3, P8, * K4, P8; rep from * to last 3 stitches, K3

Row 2: P3, K8, *P4, K8; rep from * to last 3 stitches, P3

Row 3: As Row 1

Row 4: P3, C4F, C4B, * P4, C4B, C4F, P4, C4F, C4B; rep from * to last 3
stitches, P3

Rows 5 - 7: As Rows 1 - 3

Row 8: P3, C4B, C4F, * P4, C4F, C4B, P4, C4B, C4F; rep from * to last 3
stitches, P3

Rows 9 - 11: As Rows 1 - 3

Row 12: As Row 8

Rows 13 - 15: As Rows 1 - 3

Row 16: As Row 4

Repeat Rows 1-16, four times. Then repeat Rows 1 & 2 once more. Cast off in
pattern.

A great big thank you goes to Jean Chang, for typing out the plain text instructions for me! :)


Copyright © Sarah Bradberry, July 1998

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