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Weekender Lace Wrap Stole
A Knit Lace Stole pattern in Mini Mochi

Designed by Lisa Dykstra for Crystal Palace Yarns
Model knit by Andrea Picone

This lovely stole is the perfect dressy wrap for a weekend event. Here it is shown knit in Mini Mochi, but it would be equally beautiful knit in Panda Silk.

Materials:
4 - 50 gr balls Crystal Palace Mini Mochi
(color used in model #103 "violets rainbow")
Crystal Palace Bamboo or Daisy circular needles US size 5 or size needed to obtain a nice lace weight 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 2009 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 Wool or Panda Silk are welcome to use this free pattern for their customers.

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