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Little Brick Square

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This fun Little Brick Stitch pattern is made using slip stitches and changing colors. It is actually a pretty easy stitch to master which creates a great textured look. Made in 2 colors is resembles bricks, but you could make it in one color as well. The Little Brick Square is part of the Harmony Blanket Blog Hop KAL, and you can find more details HERE. Use this square to create a blanket, or use the stitch pattern to create just about anything you want.

The yarn used in this pattern was provided by Lion Brand Yarn.

Little Brick Square
Knit Pattern
Easy Skill Level
Designed by Jessie Rayot

Little Brick Square - free knit pattern by Jessie At Home - 2Pin

6″ square

Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice 100% acrylic worsted weight
Lilac 191: Color A
Dusty Green 173: Color B

US-9, 5.5mm

16 sts x 22 rows = 4” [10 cm] in stockinette

Other supplies:
Yarn needle

Stitches and Abbreviations:
k – knit
p – purl
wyib – with yarn in back
wyif – with yarn in front
st(s) – stitch(es)

Getting Started:
To simply use the stitch pattern in another project, cast on a multiple of 4 plus 3 (skip the first 4 and last 4 stitches of the square as they are part of the border, along with the first 2 and last 2 rows).

Cast On 27 With Color A
Row 1: K to last st, p1.
Rows 2-4: Slip 1, k to last st, p1.
Row 5: With Color B, Slip 1, k4, *wyib slip 1, k3; repeat from * until 6 sts remain, wyib slip 1, k4, p1.
Row 6: Slip 1, k3, p1, wyif slip 1, *p3, wyif slip 1; repeat from * until 5 sts remain, p1, k3, p1.
Rows 7 & 8: With Color A, slip 1, k to last st, p1.
Row 9: With Color B, slip 1, k3, *k3, wyib slip 1; repeat from * until 7 sts remain, k6, p1.
Row 10: Slip 1, k3, p3, *wyif slip 1, p3; repeat from * until 4 sts remain, k3, p1.
Rows 11 & 12: With Color A, slip 1, k to last st, p1.
Repeat rows 5-12 four more times, then repeat rows 11 & 12 once more.
Bind off knit wise.
Weave in all ends.
Block to a 6″ square.

Use and enjoy!

Little Brick Square - free knit pattern by Jessie At Home - 1Pin

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1 thought on “Little Brick Square”

  1. Hi. I just stumbled on to this site today. I like this pattern; your instructions are clear and easy to follow. I’m going to try it out on a kitchen towel and reverse the colours for a dish cloth. I’ll just sit down and calculate the stitches I’ll need for the towel, but 6 inch square is OK for the dishcloth. I’m going to gift them to my non-knitting friend as a set for Christmas. 🙂 Thank you for sharing your talent!


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