Saturday, June 17, 2017

Free Pattern - Vintage Wrap About Shrug #1091 - Knit

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Vintage Wrap About Shrug #1091 - Knit

This quickly knit shrug will become a versatile wardrobe staple.

MATERIALS:
Spinnerin Topper
17, 1 oz sks MC Navy 3006
4, 1 oz sks CC Magnolia White 3000
1 Pr Knitting Needles #4
Crochet Hook # 1

GAUGE:
6 sts = 1".

PATTERN:
Garter St (K every row).

With MC cast on 60 sts.

Work in Garter st, inc one st at each end of every other row until piece meas 7", (114 sts).

Now divide piece for armhole as follows: Knit first 57 sts, turn.

Now work in Garter st on these 57 sts until armhole meas 7". Do not bind off.

Place these sts on another needle to be worked later.

Now work the other 57 sts in Garter st for 7".

Join both pieces by working off sts from other side onto the same needle.

Then work even on the 114 sts until piece meas 18" from armhole.


Now divide work in half and work the same as for first armhole.