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Capelet, Hat, Scarf and Wristlets Set - Capelet Pattern
Lion Brand® Fun Fur® - Lion® Bouclé
Pattern Number: 40255
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SKILL LEVEL: Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: Small, Medium, Large, 1X
Note Capelet fits shoulder circumference 35 inches-38 inches (38 inches-41 inches, 41 inches-44 inches, 44 inches-47 inches)
- Top before shoulder shaping 32 (35, 37 1/4, 40) inches [81 (89, 95, 101.5) cm]
- Bottom opening 48 (52, 56, 60) inches [122 (132, 142, 152) cm]
- Length 15 (16, 17, 17) inches [38 (40.5, 43, 43) cm]
Note: Pattern is written for smallest size with changes for larger sizes in parentheses. When only one number is given, it applies to all sizes. To follow pattern more easily, circle all numbers pertaining to your size before beginning.
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Size 10 [6 mm] 24 inches [60 cm] circular needles
10 sts + 18 rows = 4 inches [10 cm] with B over St st (k every round). 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.
The Capelet trim and the entire Hat, Scarf, and Wristlets are worked holding 2 strands together throughout.
Holding 2 ends of A tog, cast on 130 (140, 150, 160) sts.
Being careful not to twist, place marker, join, and knit 1 rnd.
Rnd 2 Purl.
Rnd 3 Knit.
Rnd 4 Purl.
Change to rnds of St st and work even until piece measures 1 1/4 inches [4 cm] from beg.
Change to 1 strand of B and continue in St st, decreasing 10 sts evenly on next round - 120 (130, 140, 150) sts.
Work even in rnds of St st until piece measures 10 (11, 12, 12) inches [25.5 (28, 30.5, 30.5) cm] from beg
Next (Decrease) Rnd *K1, k2tog; repeat from *; end k 0 (1, 2, 0).
- 80 (87, 94, 100) sts.
Work even until piece measures 12 1/4 (13 1/4, 14 1/4, 14 1/4) inches [32 (34, 37, 37) cm] from beg.
Rep decrease rnd, end k 2 (0, 1, 1) - 54 (58, 63, 67) sts.
Work 2 rnds even.
Rep decrease rnd once more, end k 0 (1, 0, 1) - 36 (39, 42, 45) sts.
Work even until piece measures 14 (15, 16, 16) inches [35.5 (38, 40.5, 40.5) cm] from beg.
Next Rnd Purl.
Next Rnd Knit.
Repeat last 2 rows for 1 inches [2.5 cm].
Bind off all sts loosely.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
p = purl
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
WS = wrong side
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