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Cocoon Shrug
Lion Brand® Moonlight Mohair
Pattern Number: 50902A Made with size 50 / 25mm Speed Stix, this shrug works up quickly!

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
One size, about 27 1/4 in. [70 cm] across. Shrug is very stretchy and will fit most sizes.

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

510-208 Moonlight Mohair Yarn: Arctic Circle White and black with silver sparkles.
Quantity needed: 6 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 53.94

Lion Brand Knitting Needles - Size 50 [25 mm] ('Speed Stix')
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 11.99


Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59

GAUGE:
5 sts + 5 rows = 4 in. [10 cm] in St st (k on RS, p on WS) with 3 strands of yarn held together. 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:
GAUGE5 sts + 5 rows = 4 in.

[10 cm] in St st (k on RS, p on WS) with 3 strands of yarn held together.

Due to the nature of the fabric when working with Speed Stix, gauge may vary throughout the knitting and is not crucial to this project.


INSTRUCTIONS



SHRUG
With 3 strands of yarn held together, cast on 34 sts.

Work in St st until piece measures 32 in.

[81.5 cm] from beginning.

Bind off.



Finishing
Fold piece in half with RS together, as shown in diagram.

Sew side seams, leaving 7 in.

[18 cm] open at each side for armholes.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
hdc = half double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)
k = knit
p = purl
RS = right side
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side


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