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Lion Brand® Romance® (old)
Pattern Number: 50946
SKILL LEVEL: Beginner (Level 1)
SIZE: One Size
About 36 in. x 75 in. [91 x 191 cm]
440-101 Romance Yarn: Cherry Blossom Cherry blossom medium pink
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6.5 sts + 6.8 rows = 4" [10 cm] in St st (k on RS rows, p on WS). 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.
Cast on 60 sts.
Begin with a k row, work in St st for 30 rows.
Row 31(RS) K 22, loosely bind off next 16 sts for first slit, k 22.
Row 32 (WS) P 22, cast on 16 sts, p 22.
Rows 33-62 Work in St st.
Rows 63 & 64 Repeat Rows 31 and 32 for second slit.
Rows 65-94 Work in St st.
Rows 95 & 96 Repeat Rows 31 & 32 for third slit.
Work in St st for 30 more rows.
Bind off all stitches loosely.
Weave in ends.
Put right arm in slit one.
Wrap across back of body and put left arm in slit two.
Wrap across front of body and put right arm in slit three.
Alternately, put head through second slit, right arm through first slit, and left arm through third slit.
The garment may be knitted without slits (simply cast on 60 sts and knit the entire garment in Stockinette stitch) and worn as a shawl.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
k = knit
p = purl
RS = right side
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
yo = yarn over
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