The Great American Kid's Afghan
Published by XRX, Inc (Knitter's Magazine)
Premiering at Stitches West (Santa Clara Convention Center - February 17-20, 2011)
Available everywhere else - March 11, 2011
Shown in 220 Superwash (100% Superwash Wool -220 yds/100 g) - (#904 - Colonial Blue Heather - 3 sks, #877 - Golden - 2 sks, #1922 - Christmas Red Heather - 2 sks, #854 - Navy - 2 sks, #804 - Amethyst - 2 sks, #841 - Moss - 1 sk)
There are alternate colorways for both Pacific (60% Acrylic/40% Merino Superwash Wool) and Sierra (80% Pima Cotton/20% Merino Wool).
Stars & hearts, whirligigs, pockets, pinwheels, and more - all in fun, bright colors! The Great American Kid's Afghan book has been redone featuring 220 Superwash and offering alternative palettes in both Pacific and Sierra. The twelve squares range from easy to intermediate levels of difficulty.
Squares shown at left knit in Pacific (#40 - Peacock, #22 - Marigold, #43 - Ruby, #35 - Ginger, #38 - Violet, #33 - Cactus)