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Dad Style Bias Knit Tie
Lion Brand® Microspun
Pattern Number: L10390
Practice increasing, decreasing, and a slipped selvedge edge with this fun pattern, featured in YarnPlay. Perfect for Father's Day, birthday and holiday gifts.
SKILL LEVEL: Easy
SIZE: One Size
Child (Adult) About 40 (53) in. (101.5 [134.5] cm) long. Note: Pattern is written for smaller size with changes for larger size in parentheses. When only one number is given, it applies to both sizes. To follow pattern more easily, circle all numbers pertaining to your size before beginning
CORRECTIONS: (applied Jan 12, 2013)
Row 4: Sl 1, Ssk, k to last 2 sts, kfb, p1.The above is only a summary of corrections; the corrected pattern text is below (if free) or shipped upon completion of order (if purchased)
910-150 Microspun Yarn: Sterling
Light, silvery grey
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 2.65
Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59
Knitting needles size 2 (2.75 mm)
6 sts = about 1 in. (2.5 cm). BE SURE TO CHECK YOUR GAUGE. 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. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make a 4 in. [10 cm] square, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.
ssk (slip, slip, knit) Slip next 2 sts as if to knit, one at a time, to right needle; insert left needle into fronts of these 2 sts and knit them tog - 1 st decreased.
kfb (knit into front and back) Knit next st without removing it from left needle, then k through back of same st -1 st increased.
TIE Cast on 15 sts.
Rows 1-3: Slip 1 as if to purl, k to last st, p1.
Row 4: Sl 1, ssk, k to last 2 sts, kfb, p1.
Rep Rows 1-4 until piece measures 20 (26 1/2) in.
(51 (67.5) cm) from beg, ending with a Row 3.
Note: End with a Row 3 means that the last row you worked should be a Row 3.
Next Row: Ssk twice, k to last 4 sts, ssk, kfb, p1 - 13 sts.Rep Rows 1-4 until piece measures 40 (53) in.
(101.5 (134.5) cm) from beg.
FINISHINGWeave in ends.
Dampen and block thoroughly to keep edges flat and even.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
st(s) = stitch(es)
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