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Felted Halloween Crown
Lion Brand® Lion® Wool
Pattern Number: 70449AD
SKILL LEVEL: Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
Baby (Child, Adult)
Finished Circumference 16 (18, 20) in. (40.5 (45.5, 51) cm) after felting
Finished Height 5 (6, 7) in. (12.5 (15, 18) cm) after felting
820-132 Lion Wool Yarn: Lemongrass
Medium yellowish green
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
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Alternative Quantity: 1, 2
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Needle and sewing thread
3 in. (7.5 cm) length of hook and loop tape
16 sts + 29 rows = 4 in. (10 cm) in Garter st (k every row). 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 20 (24, 28) sts.
Rows 1 and 2: Knit.
Rows 3, 5, 7, 9 and 11: Knit across to last 2 sts, inc in next st, k1.
Rows 4, 6, 8, 10, 12: K1, inc in next st, k across.
Row 13: Knit across to last 2 sts, inc in next st, k1 - 35 sts.
Rows 14, 16, 18, 20 and 22: K1, k2tog, k across.
Rows 15, 17, 19, 21 and 23: K across to last 3 sts, k2tog, k1.
Row 24: K1, k2tog, k across.
Repeat Rows 3-24 for each point on Crown until 7 (8, 9) points have been made.
Last 4 Rows: Knit.
Weave in ends.
Wash by machine on a hot wash/cold rinse cycle with detergent and several pieces of clothing to agitate.
To felt additionally, dry by machine on a regular setting until almost dry.
Remove from dryer and pull into shape.
Sew hook and loop tape to ends of Crown.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
st(s) = stitch(es)
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