Cast on 8 stitches, leaving a tail of about 8 inches.
Rows 1-4 *K1 P1 rep from * to end of row
Row 5 Knit, inc 3 sts evenly spaced across row -- 11 sts
Row 6 Knit, inc 4 sts evenly spaced across row -- 15 sts
Knit in garter stitch (knit every row) until piece measures 12 inches.
Next Row: Knit, dec 4 sts evenly spaced across row - 11 sts
Next Row: Knit, dec 3 sts evenly spaced across row -- 8 sts
Next 4 rows: rep rows 1-4. Bind off all stitches, leaving a tail of about
Thread the tail of the yarn on one end of the shrug through the large-eyed
blunt needle and, starting at the end, sew the two long edges of the shrug
together for 2.5 inches [6.5 cm] to form a sleeve and tie off the yarn securely.
Starting at the other end, the tail of the yarn on through the large-eyed blunt
needle and, starting at the end, sew the two long edges of the shrug together to
form the second sleeve.
Put one arm in the sleeve. Wrap the shrug around the neck and then put the
other arm in the other sleeve.
SPEED STIX PLAYSET
Using a hacksaw or garden clippers, cut the chopsticks to 2 inches [5 cm]. Using
the red permanent market, color the chop sticks. Roll the polymer clay into a
ball and form a small bead on the end where the chopstick was clipped. Cure per
To make the yarn, we trimmed fettuccini down to the center
'core' where it is stitched:
We then used a yard or so of this to knit our drop-stitch scarf!