Jerry

Skill Level: 
Easy
Project Type: 
Shawls/Wraps

Knit with two strands and elongated stitches, Jerry is a quick knit stole - a perfect addition to your little black dress.


Size

Approximately 16” wide x 50” long (not including knotted fringe)


Materials

7 Hanks Berroco Lumina (25 grs), #1653 Infinity & Beyond

Straight knitting needles, size 15 (10.00 mm) OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE

Crochet hook, size 5.50 mm (H)


Gauge

5 sts = 2”;  5 rows = 2” in Pat St

TO SAVE TIME, TAKE TIME TO CHECK GAUGE


Note

2 strands of yarn are worked tog throughout.


Pattern Stitch

Rows 1 and 2:  Knit.

Row 3 (RS):  K1, * (yo) twice, k1, rep from * across.

Row 4:  Knit, dropping all yo’s.

Rep these 4 rows for Pat St.


Shawl

With straight needles, using 2 strands of yarn held tog, cast on 41 sts.  Knit 2 rows.  Work even in Pat St until piece measures approximately 50” from beg, end on Row 2.  Bind off all sts.


Finishing

Knotted Fringe:  Cut twelve 31” long strands of yarn.  Put strands tog and fold in half.  With RS facing, using crochet hook, draw center of strands through first st of first knit row, forming a loop.  Pull ends of fringe through this loop and pull to tighten.  Knot fringe twice more with knots 2” apart.  Trim ends if necessary.  In this manner, make a total of 11 knotted fringes evenly spaced along each end of shawl.