Building Blocks by Margaret Stove

Building Blocks

Worsted (9 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 8 - 5.0 mm
2000 yards (1829 m)
36" x 42" / 91.5 cm x 106.5 cm
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From the book: Difficulty level: For experienced knitters. “Margaret Stove’s colorful design is built block by block with a series of squares and rectangles knit in a basic knit/purl design. The blocks are then sewn together and finished with a garter-stitch border.”

Yarn Notes: The pattern calls the following amounts of Plymouth Encore yarn: 3 balls green; 2 balls red; 2 balls blue; 1 ball black; 1 ball white; and 1 ball yellow.

Pattern Notes: “1) Pattern is knit in various strips, then sewn tog. 2) When working color motifs, use a separate bobbin of yarn for each block of color. 3) If desired, work small areasw of color in Duplicate st.”