Snowbird Afghan

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Snowbird Afghan

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Lightweight afghan with a lacy fan repeat.

Size

Single Size
Approx 50 x 60 ins [127 x 152 cm]
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Approx 50 x 60 ins [127 x 152 cm]

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Takumi Bamboo Circular Knitting Needles 48"

Size 8/5mm
$9.75
The materials for this project cost $9.75

Abbreviations

K = knit

k2tog = Knit next 2 stitches together.

K2togtbl = Knit 2 stitches together through back loops.

P = purl

P3(4,n)tog = Purl next 3(4, ) stitches together.

pat = pattern

psso = pass slipped stitch over

Sl1 = Slip next stitch knitwise.

yrn = yarn round needle (makes 1 extra stitch)

Details & Instructions

MEASUREMENTS

Measurements:
Approx 50 x 60 ins [127 x 152 cm]

MATERIALS

Paton's Canadiana
Patons Canadiana
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Size 5 mm (U.S 8) circular knitting needle 36 ins [90 cm] long or size needed to obtain tension.
Paton's Decor
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Size 5 mm (U.S 8) circular knitting needle 36 ins [90 cm] long or size needed to obtain tension.

GAUGE

18 sts and 26 rows = 4 ins [10 cm] in pat.

INSTRUCTIONS

Cast on 225 sts. Do not join. Working back and forth across needle, proceed as follows: 1st row: (RS). K2. Purl to last 2 sts. K2. 2nd row: Knit. 3rd row: K2. *K1. yo. K8. P3tog. K8. yo. Rep from * to last 3 sts. K3. 4th and alt rows: K2. Purl to last 2 sts. K2. 5th row: K2. *K2. yo. K7. P3tog. K7. yo. K1. Rep from * to last 3 sts. K3. 7th row: K2. K2tog. *yo. K1. yo. K6. P3tog. K6. yo. K1. yo. Sl1. K2tog. psso. Rep from * to last 21 sts. yo. K1. yo. K6. P3tog. K6. yo. K1. yo. K2togtbl. K2. 9th row: K2. *K4. yo. K5. P3tog. K5. yo. K3. Rep from * last 3 sts. K3. 11th row: K2. *K1. yo. Sl1. K2tog. psso. yo. K1. yo. K4. P3tog. K4. yo. K1. yo. Sl1. K2tog. psso. yo. Rep from * to last 3 sts. K3. 13th row: K2. *K6. yo. K3. P3tog. K3. yo. K5. Rep from * to last 3 sts. K3. 15th row: K2. K2tog. *yo. K1. yo. Sl1. K2tog. psso. yo. K1. yo. K2. P3tog. K2. yo. K1. yo. Sl1. K2tog. psso. yo. K1. yo. Sl1. K2tog. psso. Rep from * to last 21 sts. yo. K1. yo. Sl1. K2tog. psso. yo. K1. yo. K2. P3tog. K2. yo. K1. yo. Sl1. K2tog. psso. yo. K1. yo. K2togtbl. K2. 17th row: K2. *K8. yo. K1. P3tog. K1. yo. K7. Rep from * to last 3 sts. K3. 19th row: K2. *K1. (yo. Sl1. K2tog. psso. yo. K1) twice. yrn. P3tog. yon. (K1. yo. Sl1. K2tog. psso. yo) twice. Rep from * to last 3 sts. K3. 20th row: Knit. These 20 rows form pat. Cont in pat until work from beg measures approx 60 ins [152 cm] ending with 1st row of pat. Cast off knitwise (WS). Fringe: Cut 14 inch [35.5 cm] lengths of yar n. Taking 4 strands tog, knot into fringe on every other st across cast on and cast off ends. Trim fringe evenly.