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Home : Patterns : Drop-Stitch Wrap
 

Free Knitting Pattern: Drop-Stitch Wrap

Lion Brand« Vanna's Choice®
Pattern #: 70113A
Rating: *****4.6 (based on 5 reviews)
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SKILL LEVEL:  Easy + (Level 3)

SIZE: One Size
32 x 60 in. (81.5 x 152.5 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None
 

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Drop-Stitch Wrap

Lion Brand« Vanna's Choice®

GAUGE:

16 sts + 20 rows = 4 in. (10 cm) in St st (k on RS, p on WS). 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

WRAP
Cast on 63 sts.
Work in St st (k on RS, p on WS) until piece measures about 60 in. (152.5 cm) from beginning, end with a WS row.
Drop-Stitch Row: Bind-off 6 sts, drop next 3 sts from left needle, *(loop yarn around right needle and bind off as if it were a st) 3 times, k3, drop 3 sts from left needle; repeat from * to last 6 sts, *(loop yarn around right needle and bind off) 3 times, k6. Unravel dropped sts back to cast on edge.
Bind off.

FINISHING
Collar Mark center point along one long side of Wrap. Place markers 20 in. (51 m) from each side of center point. From RS, pick up and k 65 sts evenly spaced between markers. Work in St st for 9 in. (23 cm). Bind off. Weave in ends.


 
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
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k = knit p = purl
RS = right side St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es) WS = wrong side


  Learn to Knit instructions:  http://www.lionbrand.com/learnToKnit.html


Ratings and Reviews
Pattern Average Rating: *****4.6 (based on 5 reviews)
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Drop-Stitch Wrap Reviewed by Mildred Suazo on 2014-05-28 *****
Hi everyone!
For several reasons I chose to do this in my knitting machine: 1) I tend to be distracted when knitting big areas of stockinette, 2) no matter what I do, my hand-knit stitches will always look a slightly uneven 3)I just can't shake the uneasy feeling of unraveling my work.
Knitting it on a machine worked beautifully because I did it in a couple of hours instead of a couple of weeks or months, and the stitches are perfectly even.
I chose to do the collar in GARTER stitch instead of stockinette because that way it doesn't roll around the edges and looks perfect.
ALSO, Thanks to Lion Brand for choosing my picture for the pattern page in Ravelry!!


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