Double Rose Leaf Pattern by Weldons

Double Rose Leaf Pattern

by Weldons
This pattern is available for free.

Pattern requires three stitches for each ‘close’ stripe, and seventeen stitches for each ‘open’ stripe.

Australian Town and Country Journal

Reprinted in Piecework, Mar/Apr 2016. Article written by Carol Huebscher Rhoades. Instructions are as they appeared in Weldon’s Practical Knitter Volume 1.

Rhoades suggests this yarn (suitable for a scarf):
Manos del Uruguay Silk Blend
Needles, size 7 (4.5 mm)
(1) hank (150 yds, 137.2 m) DK weight yarn makes a sample about 12 inches (30.5 cm) wide and 18 inches (45.7 cm) long, after blocking.

Can be knit in fine cotton yarn on very small needles for a lace pillowcase edging.