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Berry Bright Shawl
Lion Brand® Nature's Choice Organic® Cotton
Pattern Number: L0551
An elegant project that's also suitable as a comfort shawl or prayer shawl.
SKILL LEVEL: Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 14 x 60 (35.5 x 152.5 cm)
480-202 Nature's Choice Organic Cotton Yarn: Berry Jam
Berry red, deep purple, and warm brown
Quantity needed: 6 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 50.94
Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59
Circular knitting needle size 9 (5.5 mm), 40 in. (101.5 cm) long
14 sts = about 4 in. (10 cm) in St st (k on RS, 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.
A circular needle is used to accommodate the large number of sts.
Work back and forth in rows on circular needle as if working on straight needles.
Cast on 210 sts.
Beg with a RS (knit) row, work in St st (k on RS, p on WS) for 7 rows.
Next Row (WS): Knit.
Note: Working a knit row on the WS will form a 'ridge' on the RS of the work.
Beg with a RS row, work in St st for 3 rows.
Next Row (WS): Knit.
Repeat last 4 rows until piece measures about 12 in.
(30.5 cm) from beg.
Beg with a RS row, work in St st for 7 rows.
Weave in ends.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
p = purl
RS = right side
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
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