Loom Knit Textured Tie

Talk about being behind on projects! I have had this recorded for a bit but I couldn’t find the time to do the editing (the part that takes forever!). Here we go, hope you enjoy it. I am, at this very moment, traveling to go on vacation for a few days and I promised myself that I needed to have this pattern published before I left.

Pattern information:

Knitting loom: A small gauge knitting loom with at least 13 pegs (3/8″ gauge). Sample used the KB Baby Bootie from the Baby Set.

Yarn: Approx 50 grams of worsted weight merino wool. Sample used Red Heart Chic Sheep in Gray.

Notions: knitting tool, tapestry needle, measuring tape.

Gauge: 11 sts and 16 rows = 2” in stockinette

ABBREVIATIONS

k=knit stitch or u-stitch

p=purl stitch

k2tog=knit two stitches together to decrease

p2tog=purl two stitches together to decrease

st(s)=stitch(es)

Approx=approximate

INSTRUCTIONS

Cast on 13 stitches (from Left to Right).

Row 1: *k1, p1; rep from * to last peg, k1.

Row 2: *p1, k1; rep from * to last peg, p1.

Repeat Rows 1 and 2 until you reach approximately 21 inches from cast on edge.

Next row: k2tog, p1, *k1, p1; rep from * to last two pegs, k2tog. (11 stitches remain).

Next row: *p1, k1; rep from * to last peg, p1.

Repeat the last 2 rows, 1 more time. (9 stitches remain).

Next row: *k1, p1; rep from * to last peg, k1.

Next row: *p1, k1; rep from * to last peg, p1.

Repeat the last two rows until tie measures approximately 56-57 inches long.

Bind off with basic bind off method. Weave all yarn tail ends. Steam block.

Video: https://youtu.be/ICFa9fm7ySI

Published by Isela Phelps

Isela Phelps is author of the Loom Knitting Primer series. She maintains this blog to post some of her knits and loom knits. The blog includes tutorials, videos, free patterns.

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