Fingertip Kitchen Towel

Fingertip Kitchen Towel
Fingertip Kitchen Towel

Knitting Patterns - PAT'S Ripple Finger Tip Kitchen Towel

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This beautiful fingertip towel knit pattern was kindly contributed by designer Pat Linn. If you have questions regarding this pattern, please contact Pat at: plinn@yourlink.ca

Materials: Bernat cotton, 4 Ply worsted

Knitting Needles: 5mm. / #6 Can. / #8 US.

Pattern: Cast on 58 stitches loosely

Row 1: **K2, yfwd, K4, (K2tog) twice, K4, yfwd, K1, yfwd, K4, (K2tog) twice, K4, yfwd, K2, rep from * once more.

Row 2: K2, purl to last 2 stitches, K2

Row 3: Knit **

Repeat from ** to ** until your towel is the length you like (8 to 12in.)

Decrease: To make tab

row 1: k2 tog across--29 sts. row 2: knit across row 3: k2 tog across, knit last 3 sts. tog.--14 sts row 4: knit across row 5: k2 tog, k to last 2 sts, k2 tog. (12 sts)

row 6 to 24 : K across row 25: Rep row 5 of shaping. (10 sts) row 26: k6, yo, (for buttonhole) k6. row 27: knit across. rows 28, 29, 30: rep row 5--(4 sts) Bind off and sew button on. I usually tie it on with the same yarn I used to knit the towel. or

Decrease to make tab about 2in. wide and knit to 4 to 5 inches long.

1.) Chain a rope 3/4 in. long to make a loop to serve as buttonhole for a door knob.

or

2.) Cast off & use Velcro to form a loop to attach the towel to your oven door handle.

Weave in ends.

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