Floor Mat Knitting Pattern
Floor Mat Dimension
40″ x 29″
Tools & Materials
1. Ace 03871 “ace” Eclipse Solid Braid Cotton Clothesline 7/32″ X 200′, or equivalent, qty= 5 hanks or 1000′
2. Knitting needle: 12mm
3. Sewing thread and needles (for joining ropes)
K – Knit
st(s) – stitch(es)
Long tail cast on 40 sts. or as many stitches your needle can hold.
Knit on both right and wrong side to make garter stitch pattern until row 105, or until your rope is about 2-3 rows away from finishing end.
Bind off with Basic Knit Bind-Off. Hide yarn end.
Block it by wetting the mat, adjust the knit so that the shape resembles it rectangle-ness, let it dry on the floor with dry towel at the bottom.
Click here on how to join clothesline rope. (Scroll down the page to find it)
Watch video on how to do Long Tail Cast-on.
Types of cast-on stitches in knitting.
Watch video on how to do Basic Knit Bind-off.
When I need to pause in between the project, I will stop at the middle of a row so the needles are ease-up with the over crowded stitches. Fold the project and bring both needles together, tie them with a rubber band to prevent the stitches from coming off.