English Rose Tweed

English Rose Tweed

Yarn: Cascade 220
Wraps Per Inch: 9
Needles: 4.5 mm (size 7 US)
Gauge: 4.5 spi
Pattern: English Rose Tweed
Stitch Count Repeat: Even number of stitches
Book: A Second Treasury of Knitting Patterns
Page: 107
Comments, if any: Very easy and fun to work. As Walker points out, be careful not to cast on too many stitches as the pattern “spreads out.” The reverse is interesting, as well, so this would be a good pattern for something where the inside or reverse side is also visible. (Please see WS photo below.)

Knit by: liakno


English Rose Tweed "wrong" side

2 Responses to “English Rose Tweed”

  1. spunknit Says:

    Another very nice swatch. Your stitches are very neat. You are right, the back is also attractive. Another stitch I will have to try!

  2. A rose by any other name is still crochet | Sil's Fab Knitblog Says:

    […] you see above is a knitted swatch.  I KNOW!  It looks just like crochet!  English Rose Tweed sounded so nice, the reality is more granny square tweed than anything.  Some of my other stitch […]


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