Pearl Spa Cloths (Knit) by Cindy Abernethy & Rebecca Coday

Pearl Spa Cloths (Knit)

February 2014
Aran (8 wpi) ?
5 stitches = 1 inch
in stockinette stitch
US 6 - 4.0 mm
136 yards (124 m)
7.5" x 7.5-9"
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ERRATA: (Thanks to Barbara Fullaway for these!)
Rev 1.1 of the pattern incorporates these changes.

Knitted cloth #1:

Cast on 39 stitches.
Rows 2,4,6,8 & 10 (RS): K5,PM/SM, K1,+YO,K3,SSK,YO,SK2P,YO,K2Tog,K3,YO,K1+PM/SM,repeat x2, end PM/SM,K5

Knitted cloth #2:

Row 3: end K2
Row 4: end K5, P2, K3
Row 5: end K1
Row 6: end K3, P3, K3
Row 7: omit K3 at end
Row 8: end K1, P4, K3

Row11: end K5, P2, K3
Row 12: end K2
Row 13: end K3, P3, K3
Row 14: end K1
Row 15: end K1, P4, K3
Row 16: omit K3 at end

Knitted cloth #3:

Row 4 (RS): K3,SM,P1,+K1,YO,K2,SK2P,K2,YO,K1,P1,+SM, Repeat from + to +, SM, END K3

This pattern was originally published as Pearl Fiber Arts’s contribution to the 2014 Rose City Yarn Crawl, February 27 - March 2, 2014 in Portland, Oregon.

Each shop’s pattern(s) will be available free with purchase at that shop during the Rose City Yarn Crawl. All patterns will also be available for download individually or as part of our 2014 eBooks: Neighborhood Knits & Crochets Too, Neighborhood Knits, Neighborhood Crochets.

Portland’s Pearl District has so much to offer - architecture, art, parks, shopping, restaurants, and relaxing spas, too. Create your own spa day with these pretty knit spa cloths and some soothing handmade lavender soap.

Yarn - Shown in Good Earth by FibraNatura (53% Cotton, 47% Linen; 204 yards/100g), 2 skeins to make 3 cloths.

Notions - Tapestry needle, stitch markers.

Skill level - Beginner to advanced beginner (one pattern uses just knit and purl; the other two use lace work).