Crossing the Stream Rug
Designed by Universal Yarn Design Team
Fibra Natura Java (100% hemp; 100g/210 yds)
• 102 Hazelwood (A) – 1 ball
• 107 Riviera Blue (B) – 1 ball
• 103 Walnut (C) – 1 ball
• 108 Golden Sun (D) – 1 ball
Needles: US Size 7 (4.5 mm) straight or size needed to obtain gauge
US Size 5 (3.75 mm)
Notions: Tapestry needle
16 sts x 24 rows = 4” in Slip Stitch Blocks patt
Save time, check your gauge.
This rug is knit in one piece. The blocks of color are achieve by using a slip stitch pattern. Slip all sts purlwise with yarn held to the wrong side of the work. Carry unused color up the side of the work when not in use.
The garter stitch border is worked along with the main rug at the same time using the intarsia method. Use a separate length of color A for the left side of the border.