Corey Colorwork Knit Swatch

The world of colorwork knitting awaits! Try this swatch to practice before making the Corey Colorwork Scarf, but once you get the hang of it, the possibilities are endless!

Gauge: 21 sts and 20 rows = 4” [10 cm] in colorwork pattern after wet blocking; 21 sts and 25 rows = 4″ [10 cm] in st st after wet blocking

MATERIALS

Medium weight yarnYarn: Cascade 220 (100% wool; 220 yards [201 meters]/100 grams): 9448 Olive Heather  (MC, 5 balls), 9634 Aqua Haze (CC1, 1 ball), 9684 Green Tea (CC2, 1 ball), 2425 Provence (CC3, 1 ball)

Hook/Needles: US size 7 (4.5 mm) 16” circular needles

Notions: Marker

SWATCH PATTERN

Note: Rows 3 to 20 of Chart A are worked twice for the swatch and Chart A is repeated 3 times across each row (24 sts).

CO 34 sts with MC
Row 1-5: K34
Row 6: Using MC, k5, work row 3 of Chart A, using MC, k5
Row 7: Using MC, k5, work row 4 of Chart A, using MC, k5
Row 8-41: Using MC, k5, work next row of Chart A, using MC, k5
Row 42: Using MC, k5, work row 21 of Chart A, using MC, k5
Row 43: Using MC, k5, work row 22 of Chart A, using MC, k5
Row 44-49: K34
BO all sts
Weave in ends and block swatch.

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