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Deco-Ribbon + Splash Easy Knit Shrug


above: Close up of back collar

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Designed and Knit by Gail Tanquary

Small (to fit but 32-36")
Medium (to fit bust 38-42")
Large (to fit bust 44-48")

4 (4, 5) 50 gr balls Deco Ribbon
1 - 100 gr ball Splash
Crystal Palace Bamboo or DAISY 26" or 29" Circular Size 11; Size 15 SP needle

Gauge: 13 sts=4" (or 3.25 sts=1") in k1 x p1 rib


Using Splash, cast on 91 (101, 111) sts

Knit in garter st (knit all rows) until piece measures 2.5 inches.
Next row: K1, *K3, K2 tog* to end - 73 (81, 89) sts.

Change to Deco-Ribbon, work in K1-P1 ribbing until piece measures 31 (32, 33)" from cast-on edge when laid flat.

Next row: K1, *K3, inc in next st* 91 (101, 111) sts,
Change to Splash, K in garter st until border measures 2.5".

Bind off loosely, using tip of #15 needle.
Fold piece in half and sew side seams, leaving 9 (10, 11) inches open for arm

copyright 2006 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 Deco-Ribbon & Splash are welcome to use this free patterns for their customers.

last edited 02/07/2012