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January 29, 2021

Learn to Knit a Colorful C2C Striped Mock Mitered Square

Inside: This easy striped mock mitered square pattern includes written instruction and tutorial video.

Knit the classic design with a twist!  This corner to corner square features both a solid and striped side using two colors.  These squares can be used alone as a combined to create your own unique design.

striped mock mitered square sample

C2C Striped Mock Mitered Square

By Kristen Mangus

A downloadable PDF of this pattern is available in my Etsy store and from Ravelry at the links below:

MATERIALS

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Yarn
Medium weight (#4) Red Heart Chic Sheep (100g / 3.5oz, 170 m / 186 yards)
Contrast A – Color Green Tea used in sample.
Contrast B – Color Poolside used in sample.

Needles 
US 8 – 5mm
Knitters Pride Dreamz Interchangeable Set used in sample.

Tapestry needle

ABBREVIATIONS
Approx. = Approximately
K = Knit
K2tog = Knit 2 together
K3tog = Knit 3 together
P = Purl
Rep = Repeat
St(s) = Stitch(es)

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GAUGE
20 sts x 42 rows in 4” in garter stitch

SKILL LEVEL Easy

MEASUREMENTS 
8” x 8” (20.3 x 20.3 cm)

INSTRUCTIONS

Cast on 3 sts in Contrast A. 

Foundation Row: Knit 3

Row 1: With Contrast B, Kfb, k to end of row

Row 2: Kfb, k to end of row.

Row 3: With Contrast A, Kfb, k to end of row.

Row 4: Kfb, k to end of row.

Repeat Rows 1-4 until you have 55 sts or continue until desired length ending with Contrast A. Break yarn.

Row 5: With Contrast B, K1, k2tog, knit to end of row.

Rep Row 5 until 3 sts rem.

Row 6: K3tog.

Knit last st, cut tail and pull through. 

Weave in ends.


C2C Striped Mock Mitered Square Tutorial Videos:

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NOTE: This pattern does not have a dedicated video teach the project from start to finish. However, ALL the skills you need to make this project are in the videos below.

Mock Mitered Square Right Handed



Mock Mitered Square Left Handed



How to Change Colors (Video begins at color change)

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Kristen Mangus
About Kristen Mangus
Kristen is a multi-talented entrepreneur with a heart as big as Texas. She is the owner of GoodKnit Kisses whose mission is to inspire, encourage and empower people through education and design. She’s built a large and loyal online community of followers by sharing her personal passion for loom knitting, needle knitting, crochet and all things creative through YouTube tutorials, Facebook live broadcasts, blogs and pattern design. Her vision is to leave an inspired crafting world for future generations that continues to teach and reach others. She and her husband, John, have three amazing kids.

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