Faerie Garden Scarf/Collar
©2011 Lynn Swiriduk
Size 11 needles cast on 7 st
Row 1) K1, yf, sl 1, k1, psso, k1, k2tog, k1
Row 2) Purl
Row 3) K2, yf, sl1, k2tog, psso, yf, k2
Row 4) Purl
Repeat 4 rows to desired length. (Note: If using only 1 skein, end at 32 in. length)
Bind off to last two stitches,
Then, to make hanging seed pods: Switch to size 8 needles.
Make a stitch between the last 2 st, then knit 3 st Icord for three inches.
K f&b of each stitch (6) then P back picking up two more stitches evenly to make 8 st.
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Continue in stockinette for 8 rows. On the last purl row, P2tog, across Then bind off with a crocheted picot edge: sc first st,*sc next st then pull first over. chain three, sc in the middle and first chain and pull two over the third; Repeat from * to end.
Pick up stitches along one long edge of work and knit with size 11. Row 2: K f&b of every stitch across. Row 3: K f&b of every stitch across.
Begin chart. Multiple of 24+1,
Right side of lace should be on the wrong side of vine band.
Bind off with crocheted picot edge.
Make five more hanging seed pods with varying lengths of Icord equalling 3 on each end.
Sew the pod seams and stuff with fiberfil.
Make flower and bobble to attach at 1/3 of the length.
Flower: with size 8 needles cast on 57 st.
Row 1: (WS) Purl
Row 2: K2, *k1, sl this st back to LH needle, with RH needle lift next 8 sts one at a time over this st and
off needle, [yo] twice, k first stitch again, k2; rep from * to end— 27 sts.
Row 3: P1, *p2tog, [k1, p1, k1, p1] in double yo, p1; reo from *, end with p1 ——32 sts.
Row 4: K1, *k3tog; rep from *, end k1—12 sts.
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Row 5: [P2tog] 6 times— 6 sts. Sl 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, and 6th st over first st. Fasten off.
Sew seam. Make bobble and attach in center of flower and sew securely to the scarf about a third of the way from one end.
Bobble: Cast on 1 st, leaving a 6” tail. Row 1: ([K1f&b] 2 times, k1) in same st——5 sts. Rows 2, 4, and 6: Purl. Rows 3 and 5: Knit. Row 7: K2tog, k1, k2tog—3 sts. Row 8: P3tog—1 st. Fasten off. Use tapestry needle to form bobble and attach.
Leaves, optional: Size 8 needle, cast on 5 sts. Row 1: (RS) K2, yo, k1, yo, k2—7 sts. Row 2 and all even-numbered rows: Purl. Row 3: K3, yo, k1, yo, k3—9 sts. Row 5: K4, yo, k1, yo, k4—11 sts. Row 7: Ssk, k7, k2tog—9 sts. Row 9: Ssk, k5, k2tog—7 sts. Row 11: Ssk, k3, k2tog—5 sts. Row 13: Ssk, k1, k2tog—3 sts. Row 15: Sl 1, k2tog, psso—1 st. Fasten off