Creative Melange aran Wonderball
Width x Length 180 x 69cm 70¾ x 27¼ in
Rico Creative Melange aran Wonderball
Shade 022 (pastel)
1x 200 g ball
1 pair 5½ mm (UK 5 – USA 9) needles
1 pair 5 mm (UK 6 – USA 8) needles
17 sts to 10 cm and 22 rows to 8 cm, 3 in, over texture pattern on 5½ mm needles, 20 sts to 12 cm, 4¾ in, and 24 rows to 10 cm, 4 in, over lace pattern on 5mm needles or the size required to give the correct tension.
Using 5½ mm needles and thumb method cast on
** 1st row (rs). Knit.
2nd row. Knit.
3rd row. Knit into front and back of next st, this will now be called KFB, knit to end. 4 sts.
4th row. Purl.
5th row. KFB, knit to end. 5 sts.
6th row. Knit.
7th row. As 5th row. 6 sts.
8th row. Purl.
9th and 10th rows. As 5th and 6th rows. 7 sts.
11th row. As 5th row. 8 sts.
12th row. Purl.
13th to 20th row. Rep 5th to 8th row twice. 12 sts.
Change to 5 mm needles and proceed as follows:
21st row. KFB, k1, yfwd, s1, k2tog, psso, yfwd, *k3, yfwd, s1, k2tog, psso, yfwd, rep from * to last st, k1. 13 sts.
22nd row. Purl.
23rd row. KFB, s1, k1, psso, yfwd, k3, *yfwd, s1, k2tog, psso, yfwd, k3, rep from * to last st, k1. 14 sts.