Free Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Cape With Tassel
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease®
Pattern Number: 70552AD

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
Finished Chest 43 in. (109 cm) Finished Length 22 in. (56 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

620-188 Wool-Ease Yarn: Paprika

Bright red-orange


Quantity needed: 3 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 14.07
Note: (A)

620-122 Wool-Ease Yarn: Sienna

Rich pumpkin orange


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.69
Note: (B)

620-177 Wool-Ease Yarn: Loden

Dark pine green


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Note: (C)

620-172 Wool-Ease Yarn: Lemongrass

Light pea green


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Note: (D)

620-174 Wool-Ease Yarn: Avocado

Cool medium green


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.69
Note: (E)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size J-10 (6 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.45


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

Additional Materials
7 1/2 in. (19 cm) square of cardboard
GAUGE:
14 sts + 8 rows = 4 in. (10 cm) in dc. 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.


INSTRUCTIONS



CAPE
With A, ch 153.


Row 1: Dc in 4th ch from hook and in each ch across - 150 dc.


Rows 2-4: Ch 3 (counts as dc), turn, dc in each st across.


Rows 5-6: With B, rep Row 2.


Row 7: With C, rep Row 2.


Row 8: Ch 1, turn, sc in each st across.


Row 9: With D, rep Row 2.


Row 10: With E, rep Row 8.


Rows 11-16: With B, rep Row 2.


Rows 17-43: With A, rep Row 2.

Do not fasten off.



Edging
Pivot to work along side edge of Cape.

With A, sc evenly along side edge of Cape.

Fasten off.

Join A with sl st on opposite side edge of Cape and sc evenly along this edge.

Fasten off.

Join A with sl st at top edge, and slip st evenly across.

Fasten off.

Place markers along top edge of Cape 14 in.

(35.5 cm) in from each side edge.



Tassel (make 2)
Holding 1 strand of each color together, wrap yarn around cardboard 5 times.

Cut a 15 in.

(38 cm) length of yarn and thread into large-eyed blunt needle.

Insert needle under all strands at upper edge of cardboard.

Pull tightly and knot securely near strands.

Cut yarn loops at opposite edge.

Cut a 20 in.

(51 cm) length of yarn and wrap tightly around loops 1 1/2 in.

(4 cm) below top to form Tassel neck.

Knot securely; thread ends onto needle and weave ends to center of Tassel.

Trim Tassel ends evenly.


Tassel Chain
Join D to top of Tassel with sl st and ch 25.


Join ch to Cape with sl st at marker.

Fasten off.


Rep for second Tassel.



FINISHING
Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
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dc = double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)


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