Wash Your Hands Towel by Quayln Stark

Wash Your Hands Towel

September 2020
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
23 1/2 sts and 51 rows = 4'' in charted patt.
US 6 - 4.0 mm
418 yards (382 m)
8½" wide and 16" long.
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This pattern is available from interweave.com for $6.50.

The lettering on the Wash Your Hands Towel is based on vintage typography, yet this project couldn’t be more relevant today. This towel is worked in mosaic garter stitch in a cotton-and-rayon blend yarn.

Difficulty Easy

Yarn Weight 4

Finished Size 8½“ wide and 16” long.

Yarn Berroco Modern Cotton (60% Pima cotton, 40% Modal rayon; 209 yd 191 m/3½ oz 100 g): #1624 Salty Brine (light aqua; A) and #1642 Lincoln Woods (dark teal; B), 1 skein each.

Needles Size 6 (4 mm). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Tapestry needle.

Gauge 23½ sts and 51 rows = 4” in charted patt.

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  • Do not break yarn at color changes. Carry unused color along the side of the work until it is needed again.

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