Excelsior Knitting Pattern by Allyson Dykhuizen

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Excelsior by Allyson Dykhuizen
Excelsior by Allyson Dykhuizen

Excelsior by Allyson Dykhuizen

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Put a little knit up on your walls with this argyle inspired diamond motif. Pick the three colors that will really pull your room together or go nuts! This little piece of art will make a great housewarming gift, or knit up a bunch of them and fill a whole wall with this quick and fun project.

Excelsior by Allyson Dykhuizen

Excelsior by Allyson Dykhuizen

Finished Size 5” x 7” fabric fits over the glass in a 5×7 frame.

Framed Knit Art!

Framed Knit Art!

Materials

Yarn Knit Picks Palette, 100% Peruvian Highland Wool; 231yds/50gs: Ash (MC), Semolina (CC1), and Oyster Heather (CC2), 1 ball each.

Looks awesome in any 3 colors!

Looks awesome in any 3 colors!

Needles Size 2 (2.75 mm): Straight needles. Adjust needle sizes if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Knit Picks Palette

Knit Picks Palette

Notions Tapestry needle, a 5×7 frame.

Knit Picks Palette

Knit Picks Palette

Ravelry Pattern Page

Gauge 32 sts and 32 rows = 4″ (10 cm) in St st.

Allyson Dykhuizen

Allyson Dykhuizen

The Designer: Allyson Dykhuizen is a knitwear designer and knitting teacher from Michigan who lives in Chicago. Her patterns have been published in Interweave Knits, Knitscene, and knit.wear magazines, by Lion Brand Yarns, and included in the Knit Picks Independent Designer Program. She self publishes and blogs on her website The Sweatshop of Love, and is editor of Holla Knits. For questions about this pattern please contact Allyson at allyson@thesweatshopoflove.com.

Price: $4
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