Open Basketweave Mesh

p252 Open Basketweave Mesh

Yarn: Sirdar Tropicana, cotton effect dk
Wraps Per Inch: 10 wpi
Needles: 3mm aluminium (prym)
Gauge: 22 st and 34 rows to 10cm/4 inches in pattern, blocked
Pattern: Open Basketweave Mesh
Stitch Count Repeat: odd number of stitches
Book: Charted Knitting Designs – A Third Treasury of Knitting Patterns
Page: 252

Comments: The swatch was 15st wide and 24 rows (6 repeats) high. Blocked, it measured 2.8in square. Unblocked it was 2.1in wide by 2.4in high. The unblocked version below looks interesting.

Knit by: zeph

Open Basketweave Mesh - unblocked

2 Responses to “Open Basketweave Mesh”

  1. Annalea Says:

    This is just beautiful. Great stitching!

  2. kbsalazar Says:

    I used this on a coat sweater, and it ATE yardage. Be warned – if using this double check your yarn consumption by making a larger than usual swatch and weighing it, then doing the area calculation for your finished garment. I seriously underestimated mine, and was very disappointed.


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