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Budding Apple

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Budding Apple
Budding Apple
Budding Apple
Budding Apple
Budding Apple
Budding Apple

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit, purl, increase/decrease

Pattern Description:

A flirty triangle scarf or shawlette in three sizes (mini/petite/tall), worked from hem to neck, with a deep openwork border of branch and bud motifs. The easy-to-work stitch patterns and wrong-side rest rows make this piece a great first shawl project, or a fun, relaxing weekend traveler for experienced knitters. Its ornate appearance belies the simplicity of its construction; this piece knits up quickly to make a beautiful accessory or last-minute gift.
Substituting yarn and/or needles may result in an overall variation in size.

Gauge:

24 sts and 32 rows = 4 inches in stockinette (unblocked; fabric will be relaxed)

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 18(22, 28) inches long at center back and 42(54, 68) inches across top edge (stretched and blocked)

Materials:

  • 300(450, 600) yards of any soft, drapey fingering yarn with approximately 200 yards per 2 ounces.
  • Needles: for hem: size 4US (3. 5 mm) 24-inch circular needle (or one size larger than body needle) for body: size 3US (3.25 mm) 24-inch circular needle (or size to obtain correct gauge) DPNs same size as body needle to graft final join (optional)

Suggested yarn:

600 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

The Natural Dye Studio Precious 4-ply

Colorway:

Heather


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Beginner
Knitting
Accessory
Women, Girls, Petite, Tall
Shawl
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I am the owner of Knitspot - knitting patterns, clubs, and artisan yarns. I am a life-long knitter with a background in the fashion and graphic design fields, and began designing clothing, knitwear ...

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