This design focuses on the health benefits of knitting – relaxation, easy pattern memorization, and eco linen yarn to de-stress and rejuvenate after a long cold winter.
Tech edited and test knit easy level pattern is fully written with a chart repeat and 2 how-to You Tube videos. The first video demonstrates the picot cast on and bind off with optional beading. The second video demonstrates the decreases used in the pattern.
18”/ 45.5cm (36”/ 91.5cm, 39.5”/ 100.5cm) around by 9”/ 23cm tall.
1 (2, 2) skein(s) Eco Stitch DK Lagoon
100g/ 3.5 oz; 165m/ 180 yds
US 4/ 3.5mm circular needles
1 stitch marker
Optional: 45 (90, 99) Japanese Glass Seed Beads size 3/0 for beading either CO or BO. 90 (180, 198) for beading both CO and BO & steel crochet hook for beading.
20 sts and 32 rows over 4”/ 10cm in Stockinette stitch.
Check out the Knit Eco Chic channel on You Tube for a demonstration of the picot cast on, beaded picot bind off, and skpo/ sskpo stitches.