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You will need: Thin and soft yarn (cotton + acrylic); Needless No.2. How to knit: Sweater is composed from two details, knitted separately. The length of each detail is equal to the length from one hand to another, on the bust line. Will cast on needle an even number of stitches. Every detail will be loosely knit with the following pattern: Rows 1-4: Jersey point; Row 5: 1 edge stitch, * 2 knit stitches together, double yarn over *, it's repeating * - * until the end of row, 1 edge stitch…
If you have ever considered knitting a vintage pattern you may yourself confused over the required yarn. Terms such as fingering and worsted can be enough to cause you to give up on your project before you begin.
Cast on 4 sts Row 1: Knit to last stitch, yarn over, knit into the front and back of the last stitch Row 2: Yarn over, knit to last 2 sts, knit 2 together Repeat these two rows until shawl reaches your desired size. NOTE: For a striped effect like the shawl pictured, switch yarns after every two-row repeat.
3-round solid granny squares. These squares are perfect for stash busting all those oddments of DK yarn left over from other projects and take just minutes to make. You can pop a handful of small yarn balls in a bag, sling in a 4mm hook and a wee pair of scissors and take it out with you wherever you go, cos you just never know when a hooking opportunity might miraculously appear in your day!