Kitty Cat Mat
YARN: Approximately 320 yards of #6 weight yarn. Sample used 3 skeins of Lion Brand Thick & Quick in color Cranberry, 106 yds/97 m per skein.
NOTIONS: knitting tool, 6mm crochet hook, stitch markers, scissors, knitting pins, yarn needle, row counter, 3 large washable buttons, sewing thread & needle for attaching buttons, stuffing of choice (see Finishing Step).
GAUGE: 5 sts x 9 rows= 4 inches (in pattern, using U-Stitch).
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: 20.5”W x 19”H.
SKILLS NEEDED: Knit/U-stitch, Purl, Slip Stitch, Right/Left Twists (explained in Pattern Notes), Chain CO (or CO of your choice), Basic BO, and Seaming.