You will want to use this pretty afghan and pillow combo all the time, not just at tea time. The Tea Time Lace afghan and pillow are made using a lace and solid, stockinette stitch background with duplicate stitch motifs. The afghan is knit in one piece, and, then the teacups and plaid are added with duplicate stitch.
FINISHED AFGHAN SIZE
Approx 42 in./106 cm wide x
54 in./137 cm long
JCA/Reynolds “Saucy” (100% cotton, 3 1/2 oz./100 g balls, each approx 185 yds. /169 m)
Ten balls #817 ecru (MC)
One ball each #71 light teal (A), #901 maize (B), #396 light dusty rose (C), #395 dusty rose (D),
#74 teal (E), and #379 wine (F)
Size 7 US (4.5 mm) circular needle OR SIZE REQUIRED TO OBTAIN GIVEN GAUGE
20 sts and 26 rows = 4 in./10 cm over St st, using size 7 US
(4.5 mm) needles.
TO SAVE TIME, TAKE TIME TO CHECK GAUGE.