Designed by solmama May 2008
Inspired by a stitch found in “The Harmony Guides”
Any worsted weight 100% cotton yarn in red, white and blue
Size US 7 needles
P3tog = Purl 3 stitches from the left needle together.
yrn = yarn round right needle like a yarn over
Cast on 38 stitches with red or # of stitches divisible by 3sts + 2
Row 1: Knit
Row 2: K1, *p3tog leaving the three stitches on the left needle, yrn, purl those 3 original stitches together again and let them fall off the left needle, repeat from * until the last stitch, K1
Attach white yarn to your work.
Row 3: Knit
Row 4: Knit
Repeat these 4 rows five more times.
Repeat rows 1 and 2.
Cut red yarn.
Attach blue yarn to your work.
With the blue yarn, repeat Rows 3 and 4.
Now repeat Rows 1-4 five more times, the white yarn for Rows 1 and 2 and the blue yarn for Rows 3 and 4. The final Row 4 will not be knit because it should be bound off.
Weave in Ends.