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Barleycove

from Polka Dot Sheep
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Barleycove
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Basic Skills Necessary:

  • kfb (knit front and back increase)
  • basic cabling skills
  • k2tog (decrease)

Pattern Description:

Boot toppers (or cuffs) are the perfect winter accessory when wearing a skirt with boots. They knit up fast, they are trendy, and they are surprisingly warm! You don't have to tell anyone they are just cuffs... most everyone will think you have knit really gorgeous socks!

Instructions for the Barleycove cable panel are written and charted for personal preference. All measurements are given in US and metric.

FINISHED LENGTH
8 in / 20.5 cm

TO FIT CALF SIZE
Measure the calf of the leg at the widest part.
7-10 (10-13, 13 -16, 16-19) in / 18-25 (25-33, 33-41, 41-48) cm

Gauge:

24 stitches and 32 rows to 4 in / 10 cm over stockinette stitch using larger needles

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • toddler (junior, adult small, adult large)
  • see finished measurements in notes

Materials:

  • 150 (200, 250, 300) yards of sport weight yarn
  • US 2 needles (dpn's, magic loop, or 12 inch circular)
  • US 5 needles (dpn's magic loop, or 12 inch circular)

You Will Also Need:

  • Stitch markers
  • Tapestry needle

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

PDS Sport

Colorway:

Tupelo Honey


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Intermediate
Knitting
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Women, Girls, Infant/Baby
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I"m a knitting obsessed LYS owner / knitwear designer with three kids and a house full of yarn.

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