Sous Tes Pieds - English

This half-circle carpet worked in garter stitch is a fast, easy way to customize any room in your home.

This one work perfectly in the nursery, near the changing table until Agathe move in her room. Then it will be beside her bed.

Made with needle US15 and ribbon yarn, it will be over in a few evenings.


You can customize it even more by working more rows, adding more stripes or colors as you want.



Dimensions: Wingspan = 43" and 14" wide.

Yarn:

Hoooked Ribbon XL, DMC

  • 80% high quality recycled cotton, 20% others recycled fibers

  • 250g / 131yds (120m)

Colors used: C1 Sandy Ecru and C2 Iced Apricot.


Notions: US15 (10mm) circular needle, suggested size or giving gauge. 4 markers.

Gauge: 10sts / 15rows = 4" (10cm) in garter stitch.

Yardage: For me sample, I used 95yds (85m) for C1 and 115yds (105m) for C2. Yardage will change is number of rows, numbers of colors, number of sections changes.


Directions:

Sous Tes Pieds is worked flat in garter stitch from the center of the carpet to the exterior. The garter tab cast-on gives you a nice edge, very discreet and in harmony with the border. You an add as much colors / stripes as you want. Each section is made by 16 rows.


Abrevations:

K: knit

RS: right side

Sl: slip stich purlwise with yarn in the back.

SM: slip marker

St(s) : stitche(s)

WS: wrong side

YO: yarn over


Section 1, Garter Tab Cast-On

With your needle and C1, cast-on 3 stitches.

Work 14 rows in garter stitch.

At the end of the 14th row, don’t turn your work, rotate it 90°.

Pick-up and knit 6sts from the cast-on to the 14th row.

Rotate again 90°.

Pick-up and knit 3sts at the cast-on.


Cut C1.