Friday, December 31, 2010

Twinkling Diamonds Cowl




The Twinkling Diamonds Cowl pattern was inspired by the yarn Dewdrops due to the twinkle of the sequins. It reminded me of the line in the nursery rhyme "like a diamond in the sky....."

Size: 8 1/2" x 26 1/2"

Yarn:
Loops and Threads - Dewdrops color topaz - 3 balls

Supplies:
US Size 9/Metric 5.5mm
crochet hook to weave in ends
needle and thread

Notions:
Three buttons
Three snaps

Pattern Note:
Smaller than specified needles are used to create a densely woven fabric

Glossary:
K - knit
YO - yarn over
K2 - knit 2 together

S2K - slip 2 stitches knit wise, knit together

SK2PO - slip 1 stitch knit wise, knit 2 together, pass slipped stitch over

Diamond Pattern:
See Chart Below






Diamond Cowl

Cast on 31 stitches and follow chart for 9 repeats.

Knit for 10 rows.


Bind off loosely on right side.

Finishing:
Weave in loose ends with crochet hook and block. Sew three decorative buttons near cast on edge at points on diamonds. Sew snaps underneath buttons for attachment.



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4 comments:

  1. Just finished (well, need the fasteners still, but knitting's done). I really enjoyed it and the pattern looks lovely. Thanks for sharing.

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  2. Merci pour le tuto.
    Grâce au schéma, je peux le tricoter facilement.
    Je l' enregistre et je l'imprime !

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    1. Je suis heureux que le motif était facile à tricoter et à comprendre

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