Bamboo + Wool + Angora + Purls…what could go wrong with this project? Designed to fit a standard head, to keep it worm and pretty :)
Also - quick project and a great gift idea!
SIZE: one size
23” head circumference and 4.5” wide
YARN: Patons Angora Bamboo; 55% Bamboo, 35%wool, 10% Angora;
73 m / 80 yds; 50 g / 1.75 oz
NEEDLES: US 6 (4 mm)
NOTIONS: 28 purls, tapestry needle
GAUGE: 29 sts and 27 rows = 4”(10cm) over lace pattern
CO 32 sts. Begin lace stitch pattern.
Row 1: CEst; * p1, k9, k3tog, yo, k1, yo, p1; rep from *; CEst.
Row 2 & all even rows: CEst; * k1, p13, k1; rep from *; CEst.
Row 3: CEst; * p1, k7, k3tog, k1, yo, k1, yo, k1, p1; rep from *; CEst
Row 5: CEst; * p1, k5, k3tog, k2, yo, k1, yo, k2, p1; rep from *; CEst.
Row 7: CEst; * p1, k3, k3tog, k3, yo, k1, yo, k3, p1; rep from *; CEst.
Row 9: CEst; * p1, yo, k1, yo, SK2P, k9, p1; rep from *; CEst.
Row 11: CEst; * p1, k1, yo, k1, yo, k1, SK2P, k7, p1; rep from *; CEst.
Row 13: CEst; * p1, k2, yo, k1, yo, k2, SK2P, k5, p1; rep from *; CEst.
Row 15: CEst; * p1, k3, yo, k1, yo, k3, SK2P, k3, p1; rep from *; CEst.
Repeat rows 1 - 16 seven more times. Bind off all stitches. Block the piece 18”L x 4.5”W. Sew together Cost On and Bind Off edges. Sew on 28 purls.
yo yarn over needle
SK2P slip 1 (as to knit), knit 2 together, pass slip stitch over the knit 2 together.
k3tog knit three stitches together
CO cost on
CEst chain edge stitch
Chain Edge stitch
Chain Edge stitch is added to each side of the lace pattern to create a smooth, decorative edge:
In the right side rows knit the first stitch through the back of the loop; knit the last stitch. In the wrong side rows the first and last stitch is picked up as to purl with yarn in front of the work.
This pattern has been provided for personal use only. Please do not distribute, sell or reproduce this pattern in any form. Please do not sell any finished items made from this pattern. Thank you.