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By Leigh Radford

Those knitted and crocheted type components and ornamental accents for the house fluctuate of their required degrees of ability, yet all might be accomplished quick and require just one skein of yarn. The sew styles and transparent directions make it effortless for even procrastinators and the less-than-diligent to create a ruffled cravat, a drawstring bag, a tank most sensible, comfortable scarves, arm and leg heaters, lace wristlets, fingerless gloves, a mohair pillow, or even a sweater for a toddler. numerous initiatives don't require any new yarn in any respect - as a substitute tasks reminiscent of the Felted Striped Tote or the Labyrinth Circle Rug are designed utilizing up a skein's worthy of leftovers from different initiatives. A consultant to phrases and methods, a source listing, and a bibliography also are integrated.

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Sts *Work even for ■■■■ inch (C), ending with a WS row; work Dec row; rep from * ■■■■ more times. ■■■■ sts 161/2 171/2 18 18 181/2 181/2 11/2 1 3/4 11/2 11/2 1/2 57 3/4 65 3/4 75 3/4 81 1/2 85 1/2 103 1/2 13 16 20 21 22 30 31 33 35 39 41 43 121/2 131/2 14 14 141/2 141/2 141/2 151/2 16 16 161/2 161/2 1 3 1 1 3 1 30 30 34 38 38 42 14 17 21 22 23 31 57 65 75 81 85 103 13 16 20 21 22 30 31 33 35 39 41 43 59 Sweet Clover At the same time, when sleeve measures 31/2 inches less than desired length, ending after a WS row, work 6-row Border pat, then continue with MC only.

Note: Each completed Row 5 inc fronts and back only, adding 4 sts. ■■■■ sts Row 6: Purl. Work Rows 5 and 6 ■■■■ more times. ■■■■ sts Row 7: [Knit to 2 sts before marker, M1, k1, yo, k1, sm, k1, yo, ssk, knit to 3 sts before next marker, k2tog, yo, k1, sm, k1, yo, k1, M1] twice, knit to end. Note: Each completed Row 7 inc fronts and back only, adding 8 sts. ■■■■ sts Work 2 rows even, or until center back measures at least ■■■■ inches from cast-on edge, ending with a RS row. ■■■■ sts each front ■■■■ sts each sleeve ■■■■ back sts 44 Diamonds & Lace Divide for Right Sleeve With WS facing, purl across right front to first marker and right sleeve to 2nd marker; remove this marker and turn.

Work Rows 5 and 6 ■■■■ more time(s). ■■■■ sts Work 1 row even or until center back measures at least ■■■■ inches from cast-on edge, ending with a RS row. ■■■■ sts each front ■■■■ sts each sleeve ■■■■ back sts 105 109 111 99 119 117 3 135 3 139 4 151 6 159 6 179 7 187 3 7 5 5 5 5 146 152 164 172 192 200 3 5 5 5 5 5 149 11 237 157 14 269 169 17 305 177 18 321 197 16 325 205 24 381 247 275 311 319 322 381 7 265 5 289 4 321 4 337 6 349 1 389 91/2 10 101/2 11 111/2 12 39 51 85 42 57 91 46 65 99 49 67 105 51 67 113 55 81 117 4 5 6 8 10 12 4 59 5 67 6 77 8 83 10 87 12 105 Divide for Right Sleeve Purl across right front sts to first marker and right sleeve sts to 2nd marker; remove this marker and turn.

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