Get cozy with this quick and classic basket-weave throw that you’ll want to relax with after a blissful yoga class.
71/2 sts and 13 rows = 4 inches/10cm in Basket Weave pat (blocked). Note: Because of weight of this yarn, do not measure swatch flat. Block swatch and then hang it up overnight with small weights suspended at bottom to mimic weight of finished throw. To save time, take time to check gauge.
Basket Weave (multiple of 6 sts + 9) Rows 1 and 3: K6, *p3, k3; rep from * to last 3 sts, k3. Rows 2 and 4: K3, *p3, k3; rep from * to last 6 sts, p3, k3. Rows 5 and 7: Rep Row 2. Rows 6 and 8: Rep Row 1.
Rep Rows 1–8 for pat.
Pattern is worked back and forth in rows.
Circular needle is used to accommodate the large number of stitches. Do not join.
Cast on 75 sts. Knit 6 rows. Work [8-row Basket Weave pat] 17 times. Knit 6 rows. Bind off all sts kwise.
Weave in ends. Block if desired.