Lexia Cowl ~ Knit Pattern
I designed this lovely Lexia Cowl for of the 2018 Christmas In July Crochet/Knit Along! A collaboration by me (Graceful Fibers), Joanita from Creative Crochet Workshop and Mistie from American Crochet Enjoy!
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Level – Easy
Materials – Red Heart Ombre, #4, Sea Coral; 110 yards total
Needle and Notions: US 9 (5.5mm), G crochet hook, scissors,
1 1/8 inch button, yarn needle (weave in ends) and sewing needle (for button)
Measurement – 16 inches long and 21 inches wide
Gauge – N/A
Cast on 2
Row 1: Purl 2
Row 2: Knit 1, yarn over, knit 1
Row 3: Purl 3
Row 4: Knit 1, yarn over, knit 1, yarn over, knit 1
Row 5: Purl 5
Row 6: Knit 1, yarn over, knit 3, yarn over, knit 1
Row 7: Purl 7
Rows 8-14: (all even rows) – Knit 1, yarn over, knit to last stitch, yarn over, knit 1
Rows 9-15: (all odd rows) – Purl across
Row 16: Knit 1, yarn over, knit 1, * knit 1, purl 1, * to last 2 stitches, knit 1, yarn over, knit 1
Row 17: Purl 3, * knit 1, purl 1, * to last 3 stitches. Purl 3
Repeat Rows 8-17 until you have reached desired length and width.
Rows 18-21: Knit 4 rows.
Bind off and leave 24 inch tail.
Eye-cord Button Hole
Using the G crochet hook
Chain 6. Turn
Slip Stitch around the chain 14 times.
Fasten off. Leaving long enough tail to sew.
Pull that end to the beginning end of the eye-cord, sew together.
Fasten off and wave in ends.
Right Side facing, place your button on the opposite point from the button hole. Using 2 strands of yarn and sewing needle, sew on the button.
Fasten off and weave in ends.