Our Free Intermediate Tutorial Design for Panama Coasters is a perfect introduction to the herringbone stitch. You should be comfortable knitting and purling, and the digital version is integrated with KnitSchool (our knitting skills videos).
You'll learn how to: work herringbone stitch pattern
Want the Free Digital Design downloadable as a PDF (with clickable links to our videos)? CLICK HERE.
A super bulky weight wool; we’ve designed the coasters using Erika Knight Maxi Wool. One skein of Maxi Wool will make 4 coasters.
If you’re not using Maxi Wool, you will need 80 m/87 yds of yarn to make 4 coasters.
NEEDLES & NOTIONS:
Size 10 mm (US size 15) straight needles
Tapestry needle for sewing in the ends
19 stitches & 14 rows = 4" in herringbone stitch, though matching gauge isn’t exactly necessary for this project.
4 ¾” wide, 4 ¾” long