I believe gauge is the most important knitting concept because it is the sole principal that determines whether a knitted item will be the right size when it is finished. For an afghan, you have a bit of leeway in that a slightly smaller or slightly larger afghan is still acceptable. Continue reading
This is a 24-stitch version of the classic Rose Trellis stitch pattern suitable for punchcard knitting machines with transfer-only lace carriages (i.e., Brother).
This is Brother’s version of the classic Rose Trellis stitch pattern. It’s not quite identical to the hand-knit original. The motif at the center of the X’s uses one-stitch transfers instead of multi-stitch transfers.Continue reading