Saturday, February 27, 2010

Potpourri Butterfly Shawl

Potpourri Butterfly Shawl
Designed by Nina Banks

2 cones #178 Potpourri- Double Worsted Weight;
1 pair size 13 Knitting needles;
2 markers
Cast on 64 Stitches

Row 1: K 5, place marker, knit 54, place marker, k 5.

Rows 2 to 8: Knit each row. (The five stitches before and after each marker are
the borders, you will always knit these five stitches).

Now Start Pattern.

Notes: Slip stitches purl-wise, also do not draw them up tight.
Row 1, 3, 5, 7, 9: Knit 5, Purl 54, Knit 5.

Row 2,4, 6, 8: Knit 7, * yarn forward (yf), slip 5, Yarn back (yb), Knit 5, repeat from *, ending yf, slip 5, yb, knit 12.
Row 10: Knit 9, * on the next stitch, which is the middle of the 5 slipped stitches, pickup the four strands with left index finger, and place on right needle, knit the next stitch, now pass the four strands over the stitch just knitted, knit 9, repeat from * across, end knit 9.

Row 11, 13, 15,17,19: Knit 5, Purl 54, knit 5.

Row 12, 14, 16, 18: Knit 12, *YF, Slip 5,YB, Knit 5, repeat from *, ending yf, slip 5, knit 7.
Row 20: Knit 14, * pick up stitches as before, and knit with the middle stitch, knit 9, repeat from * across row, ending knit 9.

Repeat these 20 rows for pattern 12 times, then repeat rows 1-10 once. Repeat row 1

Knit all stitches for 8 rows, bind off. Add fringe if desired.
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