MAGIC STRIPE HOT PAD
                 by Sara H. Baldwin








The magic about this pattern is that the stripes are vertical on one side, and horizontal on the other!!!

MATERIALS: Cotton worsted weight yarn, 1 ball each of two colors, A and B.
     Two double-pointed, or one circular knitting needle, size 2

With color A, cast on 51 stitches (multiple of 4 plus 3).  DO NOT TURN work, but slide to the other end of
your circular or double-pointed  needle, and begin Row 1 with color B.

Row 1) B    K1, s1wyif, k1* p1, k1, s1wyif, k1*  TURN
Row 2) B
   P1, s1wyib, p1 *k1, p1, s1wyib, p1*  SLIDE
Row 3) A
   P1, k1, p1 *s1wyib, p1, k1, p1*  TURN
Row 4) A
   K1, p1, k1 *s1wyif, K1, p1, k1*  SLIDE  

Repeat these four rows until the hot pad is square.  Bind off  in k1, k1, k2tog.

S1wyib= slip one with yarn in back
S1wyif= slip one with yarn in front
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