Thursday, February 6, 2014
C8f - slip the next four stitches onto the cable needle, and hold it in the front of your work. Knit the next four stitches on the left needle. Knit the four stitches from the cable needle (C8f made).
Using 8 ply yarn and 4.5mm knitting needles, cast on 24 stitches.
Row 1 - K6, P2, K8, P2, K6
Row 2 - P6, K2, P8, K2, P6
Row 3 - K6, P2, C8f, P2, K6
Row 4 - repeat row 2
Rows 5 to 10 - repeat rows 1 & 2, repeated 3 times
Row 11 - repeat row 3
Rows 12 to 18 - repeat rows 4 to 10 once
Row 19 - repeat row 3
Row 20 - repeat row 2
Row 21 - repeat row 1
Row 22 - repeat row 2
Row 23 - K1, (P2, K2) repeat until last 3 stitches, P2, K1
Row 24 - P1, (K2, P2) repeat until last 3 stitches, K2, P1
Row 25 - repeat row 23
Row 26 - repeat row 24
Cast off in rib
Sew back seam with a yarn needle.
Making sure the seam is centred at the back, sew the bottom seam with a yarn needle.
Make loop by attaching a long piece of yarn with a crochet hook at the top of the centre back.
With the two strands of yarn together ch10 then join a centre back with a slip stitch.
Weave ends into work with a yarn needle.
Attach a button to the front with a yarn needle.
And you're done!