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knit in Berroco Flicker™ | color info
Skill level: Intermediate


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Substantial sparkle with a sideways cable, this shoulderwarmer will keep you cozy.

 

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One size

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
Approximately 48” around x 21” high

MATERIALS
6 Hanks BERROCO FLICKER (50 grs), #3307 Rothbart
Straight knitting needles, size 9 (5.50 mm) OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE
24” Length circular knitting needles, sizes 7 (4.50 mm), 8 (5.00) mm and 9 (5.50 mm)
Cable needle (cn)
1 St marker

GAUGE
48 sts = 7”; 20 rows = 2¾" in charted pat on larger needles
TO SAVE TIME, TAKE TIME TO CHECK GAUGE

BODY

With straight needles, cast on 48 sts.  Work even, following chart, for 48”, end on WS.  Bind off.  Sew cast-on and bound-off edges together.

Lower Ribbing:  With RS facing, using size 7 circular needle, beg at seam, pick up and k320 sts around one long edge of body.  Mark for beg of rnd and carry marker up.  Purl 1 rnd, knit 1 rnd, then work even in k2, p2 ribbing for 3”.  Bind off loosely in ribbing.

Collar:  With RS facing, using size 9 circular needle, beg at seam, pick up and k220 sts around the other long edge of body.  Mark for beg of rnd and carry marker up.  Purl 1 rnd, knit 1 rnd, then work even in k2, p3 ribbing for 6 rnds.  Change to size 8 circular needle and work even in k2, p3 ribbing for 6 rnds.  Change to size 7 circular needle and work even in k2, p3 ribbing for 6 rnds.

Dec Rnd:  * K2, p1, p2 tog, rep from * around – 176 sts.  Work even in k2, p2 ribbing until piece measures 3” from picked-up sts.  Mark for beg of collar.  Work even in k2, p2 ribbing for 8”.  Bind off loosely in ribbing.