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Diamond Knit Shawl
Lion Brand® Homespun®
Pattern Number: 670
This triangle shawl features a lovely lace motif.
SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate (Level 3)
SIZE: One Size
Approx. 72" across top edge
790-373 Homespun Yarn: Black Heathered Solid True black
Quantity needed: 3 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 22.47
Lion Brand Size 13 [9 mm] 29-inch [75 cm] Circular Knitting Needles
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 11.49
8 sts = 4" [10 cm]. 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.
Sl 2 kwise-k1-p2sso Slip 2 stitches together knitwise (as though to knit), knit 1, pass 2 slipped stitches over the knit stitch = centered double decrease.
It is recommended that you use a circular needles to hold all the stitches and work back and forth.
PATTERN (multiple of 7 sts):
Row 1 (RS): K 1, k2tog, yo, k 1, yo, k2tog-tbl (through back loop), k 1.
Row 2: (K 1, p 1) in first st, p across to last st (p 1, k 1) in last st -- 9 sts.
Row 3: K 1, k2tog, yo, k 3, yo, k2tog-tbl, k 1.
Rows 4, 6 & 8: Rep Row 2.
Row 5: K 1, (k2tog, yo) 2 times, k 1, (yo, k2tog-tbl) 2 times, k 1 -- 11 sts.
Row 7: K 1, (k2tog, yo) 2 times, k 3, (yo, k2tog-tbl) 2 times, k 1 -- 13 sts.
Row 9: K 1, (k2tog, yo) 3 times, k 1, (yo, k2tog-tbl) 3 times, k 1 -- 15 sts.
Row 10: (K 1, p 1, k 1) into first st, p across to last st, (k 1, p 1, k 1) into last st.
Row 11: *K 1, k2tog, yo, k 1, yo, k2tog-tbl, k 6; rep from *, end last rep k 1 instead of k 6.
Rows 12, 14, 16 & 18: Rep Row 2.
Row 13: *K 1, k2tog, yo, k 3, yo, k2tog-tbl, k 4; rep from *, end last rep k 1 instead of k 4.
Row 15: *K 1, (k2tog, yo) 2 times, k 1, (yo, k2tog-tbl) 2 times, k 2; rep from *, end last rep k 1 instead of k 2.
Row 17: *K 1, (k2tog, yo) 2 times, k 3, (yo, k2tog-tbl) 2 times; rep from *, end k 1.
Row 19: K 1, (k2tog, yo) 3 times, *k 1, (yo, k2tog-tbl) 2 times, yo, [sl2kwise-k1-p2sso], (yo, k2tog) 2 times, yo; rep from *, end k 1 (yo, k2tog-tbl) 3 times, k 1.
Row 20: Rep Row 10.
Rep Rows 11-20 for pat.
Cast on 7 sts.
Work in pat until piece measures approx 72" across, end Row 20.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
cont = continu(e)(s)(ing)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
foll = follow(s)(ing)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
meas = measure(s)
ndl(s) = needle(s)
p = purl
pat = pattern
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
sk = skip
sl = slip
sl st = slip stitch
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
WS = wrong side
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