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Weekender Lace Wrap Stole
A Knit Lace Stole pattern

Designed by Lisa Dykstra for Crystal Palace Yarns

This lovely stole is the perfect dressy wrap for a weekend event. Here it is shown knit in Panda Silk, but it would be equally beautiful knit in Panda Superwash or Mini Mochi. [photo of this stole in Mini Mochi is here]

Materials:
4 - 50 gr balls Crystal Palace Panda Silk
(color used in model #3020 "lilac mist")
Crystal Palace Bamboo US size 5 or size needed to obtain a nice lace fabric
Tools for blocking

Size:

Approximately 70" long x 18" wide blocked
(However, it could be blocked larger than this if desired.)

Abbreviations:
k = knit
p = purl
sl = slip
yo = yarn over
k2tog = knit 2 stitches together
ssk = slip one stitch knitwise, slip one stitch purlwise, insert the left needle into the fronts of the two slipped stitches and knit them together
psso = pass slipped stitch over

Instructions

Cast On 75 stitches.

Garter stitch border:
Row 1: YO, K2tog, knit across
Row 2: as row 1
Row 3: as row 1
Row 4: as row 1

Begin lace pattern: [See chart at bottom of page]
Row 1: YO, K2tog, K3, [K2tog, YO, K1, YO, SSK, K2, *YO, (sl1, K2tog, psso), YO, K3, repeat from * 2 more times, YO, (sl1, K2tog, psso), YO, K2], repeat between [ ] once more, end K2tog, YO, K1, YO, SSK, K5
Row 2: YO, K2tog, K2, purl to last 4 stitches, K4
Row 3: YO, K2tog, K3, [K2tog, YO, K1, YO, SSK, K2 *K3 YO, (sl1, K2tog, psso), YO, repeat from * 2 more times K5], repeat between [ ] once more, end K2tog, YO, K1, YO, SSK, K5
Row 4: as row 2

Repeat these 4 rows until stole is desired length.
Repeat the 4 rows of the Garter stitch border.
Bind off all stitches.
Block to desired length and width.

 


 


About the Designer
Lisa Dykstra lives in Michigan. You can see more of her work on her blog,
http://www.ayenforyarn.blogspot.com

 

copyright 2007-2010 Crystal Palace Yarns/Straw Into Gold, Inc. - We are happy to share this  pattern with knitters. The pattern may be used for non-commercial personal or knitting guild use. It is not to be used in any publication in print nor should it be reproduced in electronic/digital format without permission. Knitting Shops carrying Crystal Palace Yarns Panda Superwash or Panda Silk are welcome to use this free pattern for their customers.

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