In this ripple pattern, extended Tunisian
stitches counterbalance the curl, so there's no need to add a border. The
valleys and ripples are worked in the return pass, creating a one-row
repeat--which means you can work on this while watching This Old House.
DESIGNER Darla Fanton
FINISHED SIZE About 43" wide and 66" long.
YARN Plymouth Yarn Encore
(75% acrylic, 25% wool; 200 yd [183 m]/3½ oz [100 g];): #0389 gray frost (A), 6
balls; #0801 lt. colonial green (B), #1415 fawn mix (C), 2 balls each.
HOOK Size K/10½ (6.5 mm)
20" (or longer) cabled Tunisian hook. Adjust hook size if necessary to
obtain correct gauge.
NOTIONS Yarn needle.
GAUGE 20.5 sts and 6 rows =
4" in ripple patt.