Free Knitting Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Urban Wrap
Lion Brand® Homespun®
Pattern Number: 1113
Even a beginner can knit this dramatic wrap that can be worn either as a stole or an open poncho.

SKILL LEVEL:  Beginner + (Level 2)
SIZE: Medium, 1X
Chest: 40 (44) in. [101 (111) cm].; Length: 32 (35) in.[81 (60) cm].
Note: Pattern is written for smallest size with changes for larger sizes in parentheses. When only one number is given, it applies to all sizes. To follow pattern more easily, circle all numbers pertaining to your size before beginning.

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

790-345 Homespun Yarn: Corinthian

'Painterly' color Tan, ruby, and amethyst


Quantity needed: 7 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 52.43
Alternative Quantity: 9

Lion Brand Knitting Needles - Size 10 [6 mm]
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 4.95


Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size I-9
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.45

GAUGE:
15 sts + 21 rows = 4 1/4 in. [11.5 cm] over St st. When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles. Making a Gauge Swatch
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.

NOTES:
- Piece is knit from side to side, arm opening to arm opening.

- Due to large number of sts, you may want to work back and forth on size 10 circular needle, 36 in.

long.


INSTRUCTIONS



WRAP
BACK: Cast on 106 (116) sts.

Work in St st until piece measures 40 (44) in.

[100 (110) cm].

Bind off all sts.



LEFT FRONT: Cast on 106 (116) sts.

Work in St st until piece measures 16 (18) in.

[40, (45) cm] end with a WS row.



Neck Shaping:
Next Row (RS): Bind off 4 sts (neck edge), work to end.

Work next row (WS) even.

Cont to bind off at beg of RS rows 3 sts once, 2 sts once, dec 1 st once - 96 (106) sts.

Work even until piece measures 19 3/4 (21 3/4) in.

[50 (55) cm].

Bind off all sts.



RIGHT FRONT:
Work as for left front, reversing all shaping.



FINISHING:
Sew shoulder seams.

With RS facing, beg at left shoulder seam, work 1 row sc around entire piece.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
cont = continu(e)(s)(ing)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side


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