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Loom Knit Sporty Wristers
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease® Thick & Quick®
Pattern Number: L0359
Knit these sporty wristers with the Martha Stewart Crafts Lion Brand Yarn Knit & Weave Loom Kit.
SKILL LEVEL: Beginner (Level 1)
SIZE: One Size
Finished Circumference About 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm)
Finished Length About 8 1/2 in. (21.5 cm)
640-107 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Cobalt
Deep, rich blue
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 7.59
Martha Stewart Crafts™ Knit & Weave Loom Kit
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 45.00
10 stitches = 4 in. (10 cm)
EXACT GAUGE IS NOT ESSENTIAL TO THIS PROJECT. 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.
1. The instructions in the loom manual for casting on are the same for both flat knitting and knitting in the round.
These instructions are under the heading of SINGLE KNITTING.
2. Knit on only the large pegs for Wristers.
The small pegs are only used to hold the loom together.
3. Wristers are knit on only one side of the loom.
Loom is set up in a rectangle to make loom easier to hold.
4. Wristers are worked as a flat rectangle and then sewn together to form tubes.
Use the following pieces: (2) 36-hole pieces, (2) U-shaped pieces.
Connect pieces to form a rectangle as follows: 36-hole piece > U-shaped piece > 36-hole piece > U-shaped piece.
Insert 17 large pegs into every other hole along only one 36-hole piece - 17 large working pegs placed.
Insert a small peg into each connecting hole to hold loom together.
WRISTER (make 2)
Note: Follow loom manual instructions on SINGLE KNITTING for how to cast on, knit, and bind off a flat piece.
Cast onto all working pegs.
Row 1: Skip 1 stitch, knit to end of row.
Row 2: Skip 1 stitch, purl across to last stitch, knit last stitch.
Repeat Rows 1 and 2 until piece measures about 8 1/2 in.
(21.5 cm) from beginning.
Bind off, leaving a 20 in.
(50.5 cm) tail.
Thread tail into yarn needle provided with loom.
Sew side edges of Wrister together for 2 in.
(5 cm), leave next 1 1/2 in.
(4 cm) open for thumb, then sew remainder of side edges together.
Using same needle, weave yarn ends into the fabric of the Wristers.
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