Project

a Simple Shrug

What was your source for this knitting project? Online Photo or Website Name of website or photo CLICK HERE FOR PATTERN Link to website or photo www.knit1la.com/2010/04/its-still-simple-shrug_09.html What are you most proud of? Again, whenever anyone responds favorably it makes me happy! What advice would you give someone starting this project? Don't let the thought of short rows & grafting scare you. With the chunky yarn there isn't that much of it and once you get it you'll want to put short rows in and graft every project you're working on!

You Can Make This

karenclements made a Simple Shrug with:

  • Super Chunky 50/50 wool alpaca blend by Misti Alpaca
  • US 17 / 12.0 mm

Project Description

What was your source for this knitting project? Online Photo or Website Name of website or photo CLICK HERE FOR PATTERN Link to website or photo www.knit1la.com/2010/04/its-still-simple-shrug_09.html What are you most proud of? Again, whenever anyone responds favorably it makes me happy! What advice would you give someone starting this project? Don't let the thought of short rows & grafting scare you. With the chunky yarn there isn't that much of it and once you get it you'll want to put short rows in and graft every project you're working on!

Q&A with karenclements

msbajackso296495 asked:
Hello, I am starting your shrug. What does "pu" wrap & ptog with stitch it's wrapped around, p2, w/t mean? I have not seen the "p" term before. Thanks.
karenclements answered:
On the purl side you want to purl together the wrap & the stitch it's wrapped aound & on the knit side you'll ktog the wrap and the stitch it's wrapped around. Hope this helps!
msbajackso296495 asked:
I think I need more coffee. PU means pick up stitches?
karenclements answered:
:) yes, PU means pick up. Enjoy your coffee!
Eva Schätz asked:
I would like to purchase this pattern and seem to unable to find out how? Please advise! Thank you!
karenclements answered:
Hi Eva, it's a free pattern: http://www.knit1la.com/2010/04/its-still-simple-shrug_09.html Thanks! Karen
Eva Schätz asked:
Karen! what a treat! and would there be a glossary of the lingo used? Thank you so much!
karenclements answered:
No glossary but links to helpful tutorials on techniques that might prove difficult. Hope that helps! :)

Skill Level

Beginner

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