This belt is knit in round in basket weave. The belt is super easy, for beginners and you’ll be finished in a flash!
1 skein of Louisa Harding fleuris yarn. 70% bamboo/viscose 30% wool.
Size 6 circular needles.
Needle for weaving in the yarn ends
note: not all of the rounds will go through the pattern completely. That’s okay, when you get to the end of the round, go to the next step even if the pattern isn’t finished.
C/O 116 sts
K1p1 creating ribbing for 1″
1st Row: Knit
2nd Row: k1, purl to last st, k1 -repeat to the end of the round
3rd Row: k2, p2, k2, p2, k2, p2 repeat to end of round
4th Round: k2, p2, repeat to end of round
5th and 6th Rows: Rep. 1st and 2nd rounds
7th Row: k1, p1, k2, p2, k2 repeat to end of round
8th Row: p2, k2, p2, k2 repeat to end of round.
k1p1 for 1″
If you would like to add a nice broach or decorative button/pin to the front of the belt, that can be done easily and it adds more character to the belt. Have fun with it an enjoy!