Gratis Knits: Fall 2009

Asymmetrical Cabled Collar
by Sara Morris
(this pattern is also available as a PDF)

Sizes:
13.5″ long by 4″ high on narrow end and 6″ high on wide end.

Yarn:
1 skein of ShibuiKnits Merino Alpaca (131 yds / 120m per 3.5 oz / 100g skein)

Needles:
5.5mm/ US 9 needles

Gauge:
20 sts/ 26 rnds = 4″ in St st (in the rnd)

Notions:
1” button
Tapestry needle
Cable needle


Abbreviations:

BO – bind off
CO – cast on
C4f – cable 4 sts front (slip 2 sts onto cable needle, hold in front, k2, k2 off of cable needle)
K – knit
K2tog – knit 2 together
P – purl
Pf&b – purl into the front and back of the stitch
Ssk – slip, slip, knit 2 sts together through back
St(s) – stitch(es)
YO – yarn over
W&t – wrap & turn
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Directions:

CO 72 sts.
Rows 1 & 3: K6, *p2, k4, (p2, k2) twice* four times, p2, k4, p2, k2.
Rows 2 & 4: P2, k2, p4, k2, *(p2, k2) twice, p4, k2* four times, p6.
Row 5: K6, *p2, c4f, (p2, k2) twice* four times, p2, c4f, p2, k2.
Row 6: P2, k2, p4, k2, p2, k2, p2, w&t.
Row 7: K2, p2, k2, p2, k4, p2, k2.
Row 8: P2, k2, p4, k2, p2, w&t.
Row 9: K2, p2, k4, p2, k2.
Row 10: P2, k2, p4, w&t.
Row 11: c4f, p2, k2.
Row 12: P2, k2, p4, k2, *(p2, k2) twice, p4, k2* four times, p6. [On this row knit the wraps together with their sts]
Rows 13 – 17: repeat rows 1 – 5.
Row 18: P2, k2, p4, k2, *(p2, k2) twice, p4, k2* four times, p6.
Row 19: K6, *p2, k4, (p2, k2) twice* four times, p2, k2og, yo, ssk, p2, k2.
Row 20: P2, k2, p1, pf&b into yo from previous row, p1, k2, *(p2, k2) twice, p4, k2* four times, p6.
Row 21: K6, *p2, k4, (p2, k2) twice* four times, p2, k4, p2, k2.
Row 22: P2, k2, p4, k2, *(p2, k2) twice, p4, k2* four times, p6.
Row 23: K6, *p2, c4f, (p2, k2) twice* four times, p2, c4f, p2, k2.
Rows 24 – 30: repeat rows 6 – 12.
Row 31 – 35: repeat rows 1 – 5.
Row 36: P2, k2, p4, k2, *(p2, k2) twice, p4, k2* four times, p6.
Row 37: K6, *p2, k4, (p2, k2) twice* four times, p2, k4, p2, k2.
Row 38: BO all sts in pattern LOOSELY.

Finishing:

Weave in ends. Block into proper dimensions and to straighten short rows. Sew button in place.

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October 22, 2009 by Sara M
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