Corrections made to this pattern (after publication)
When A.2 has been worked 1 time vertically (= 24 rows), there are 101 sts on needle.
Continue pattern like this – NOTE: Every time A.2 has been worked 1 time vertically, there are 6 repetitions more of A.2 on each side of mid st. REMEMBER THE KNITTING TENSION!
Work a total of 7 repetitions of A.2 (piece measures approx. 58 cm measured along mid st) = = 533 sts on needle - AT THE SAME TIME on the last row of the A.1, A.2, A.3 (=purl row) increase 6 sts evenly on each side of the mid st (= total of 12 sts) to a totalt of 545 sts.
Work next row from RS as follows:
Updated online: 03.12.2013 (Printed catalogues do not include these corrections)
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GARTER ST (back and forth on needle):
K all rows. 1 ridge = 2 rows K.
See diagrams A.1-A.9. Diagrams show all rows in pattern from RS.
All inc are done from RS. Work YOs as sts on next row (not twisted) to make holes. Inc 4 sts on every other row as follows:
Inc 1 st at beg of row as follows: 1 st in garter st, 1 YO.
Inc 2 sts in the middle of piece as follows: 1 YO, 1 st in stockinette st (= st with marker), 1 YO.
Inc 1 st at end of row as follows: 1 YO, 1 st in garter st.
Worked back and worth on circular needle from neck and down with 1 st in GARTER ST - see explanation above - in each side. Cast on 3 sts on circular needle size 3 mm / US 2.5 with Kid-Silk. K 6 rows. After 6th row do not turn piece but rotate 90 degrees clockwise, pick up 3 sts along the edge (i.e. 1 st in every ridge), rotate piece again clockwise and pick up 3 sts along cast-on edge (i.e. 1 st in every st) = 9 sts on needle.
Insert 1 marker in the 5th st (st marks the middle of the shawl).
Then continue in stockinette st with 1 st in garter st in each side while AT THE SAME TIME inc 4 sts on every row from RS - Read INCREASE TIP! Continue like this until there are 29 sts on the needle. REMEMBER THE KNITTING GAUGE!
Then work as follows from RS: 1 st in garter st, A.3 (= 2 sts), A.2 (= 6 sts), A.1 (= 5 sts), 1 st in stockinette st (= mid st, worked in stockinette st until finished measurements), A.3, A.2, A.1 and finish with 1 st in garter st. When A.2 has been worked 1 time vertically (= 24 rows), there are 101 sts on needle.
Continue pattern like this – NOTE: Every time A.2 has been worked 1 time vertically, there are 6 repetitions more of A.2 on each side of mid st. REMEMBER THE KNITTING GAUGE!
Work a total of 7 repetitions of A.2 (piece measures approx. 58 cm / 22 3/4’’ measured along mid st) = 533 sts on needle - AT THE SAME TIME on the last row of the A.1, A.2, A.3 (=purl row) increase 6 sts evenly on each side of the mid st (= total of 12 sts) to a totalt of 545 sts.
Work next row from RS as follows: 1 st in garter st, A.9 (= 5 sts) and then A.8 (= 12 sts) until 2 sts remain before mid st, work A.7 (= 2 sts), 1 st in stockinette st, A.6 (= 2 sts), repeat A.5 (= 12 sts) until 6 sts remain, work A.4 (= 5 sts) and finish with 1 st in garter st.
Work 1 repetition of pattern vertically. LOOSELY bind off.
K from RS, P from WS
1 YO between 2 sts
slip 1 st as if to K, K 2 tog, psso.
K 2 tog
slip 1 st as if to K, K 1, psso
bobble - work follows from RS: K 1, 1 YO, K 1 in same st (= 3 sts), turn piece, work 4 rows in stockinette st over these 3 sts. Then pass 2nd st on right needle over 1st st and then pass 3rd st over 1st st (= 1 st remains)
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