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Triangle Knit Shawl
Lion Brand® Imagine (Old)
Pattern Number: 689
Note: This product is discontinued; the pattern is provided as a courtesy to those who may still have yarn.
SKILL LEVEL: Beginner (Level 1)
SIZE: Adult Medium
Shawl measures approx 90" across top, 25" down center back, without fringe.
780-171 Imagine Yarn: Moss (discontinued) Medium sea green
Quantity needed: 4 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 15.96
Lion Brand Knitting Needles- Size 9 [5.5 mm]
Quantity needed: 1
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4 sts = 1", 12 rows = 2" in pat. 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 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.
Cast on 5 sts.
Rows 1 & 2: Purl.
Row 3: K 1, *yo, k2tog tbl; rep from *across.
Row 4: (Inc 1 st in next st, p 1) 2 times, inc 1 st in next st -- 8 sts.
Row 5: Inc 1 st in first st, p to last st, inc 1 st in last st -- 10 sts.
Row 6: Inc 1 st in first st, p 4, inc 1 st in next st, p 3, inc 1 st in last st -- 13 sts.
Row 7: K 1, *yo, k2tog tbl; rep from * across.
Row 8: Inc 1 st in first st, p 1, inc 1 st in next st, p to last 3 sts, inc 1 st in next st, p 1, inc 1 in last st.
Rows 9 & 10: Inc 1 st in first st, p to last st, inc 1 st in last st.
Rep Rows 7-10 for pat rep (each rep adds 8 sts) until top of Shawl measures 92".
Bind off in pat Row 9.
Fringe: Wind a single strand of yarn around a 6" piece of cardboard.
Cut at one end, making 12" long strands.
Using 4 strands per fringe, fold strands of yarn in half to form a loop, insert crochet hook through back of work, drawing loop through, then bring ends through loop and tighten.
Attach one fringe to point at center back and one fringe on each side, then one fringe in end of each row along lower edges.
Trim fringes evenly.
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)
tbl = through the back loop
tog = together
WS = wrong side
yo = yarn over
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