SHADED COLLAR (knit)
Size: Approx. 30” circumference at
shoulder (unstretched), 9” deep (unfolded)
1 ball (155
yd.) heavy worsted wt. yarn (sample shown in Moda Dea “Tweedle-Dee”)
Size 11 (8
mm) circular needle (24” length)
(6.5 mm) crochet hook
10 sts & 20 rows = 4” in garter stitch on size 11 ndl.
Collar is knit circularly from neck down. Bind-off is achieved by picking up
stitches on last round with crochet hook and creating a crochet loop bind-off.
beginning (beg), bind off (BO), cast on (CO), chain (ch), knit (K), loop (lp),
needle (ndl), purl (P), repeat (rep), round (rnd), slip stitch (sl st), stitch (st),
yarn over (yo)
CO 72 sts
loosely, join for circular knitting, being careful that sts are not twisted on
needle. Place marker to note beginning of round.
*K2, P2, rep
from * around (72 sts)
round until ribbed section measures 4” from beg.
garter stitch in the round:
Rep last 2
rnds until piece measures 8” from beg.
Rnd 1: With
crochet hook, transfer first 2 sts on knitting needle to hook, yo and pull lp
through these 2 sts (1 lp remains on hook), ch 5, *transfer next 2 sts on
knitting needle to hook, yo and pull lp through all 3 sts on hook, ch 5, rep
from * around until all sts have been worked off knitting needle, join with sl
st (36 ch-5 loops).
Rnd 2: Ch 1,
*in next ch-5 loop work (sc, hdc, dc, hdc, sc), rep from * around, join with sl
st. Fasten off and weave in ends.
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