|Posted by helengs on October 24, 2007 at 1:10 PM|
EVENING SHAWL FROM HELEN GRIFFITHS
YARN: 1 STRAND WHITE DIAMANTE 1 STRAND SILVER SHIMMER
OR YARN OF YOUR CHOICE
TENSION 9 ON STANDARD MACHINE. 7.27STS & 12RS = 1
PATTERN # 257 TUCK LACE IN 970 MACHINE.
Please use the KC11 button, if you do not have one use the single motif button
Ewrap cast on 75sts left of "0" and 76sts right of "0", knit to left, starting from center right transfer needles 3-7-11 to next stitch and every 4th needle to end. On left transfer needles 2-6-10 to next stitch and every 4th needle to end. Leave transfered needles out of work.
Knit 2 rows, carriage on left. Put carriage outside turn mark, input pattern, turn change knob to KC11. Knit to row 698 or length you desire, turn off pattern. Carriage on right, bring all out of work needles to work, knit two rows. Bind off. STEAM REALLY WELL.
Make fringe by cutting 12 pieces of yarn, fold in half and using the eyelets made by the empty needle holes, slide a latch tool from the back side of the knitted fabric to pull the yarn strands through. Slide yarn tails through loop and pull. No need to do any finish on the long sides as it does not roll.
Pattern is in the 930/940/965 machines as well. Schematic below for pattern as in Stitch World books.
11o1*11o1, this will give you an idea which pattern #. 0 indicates needles to be put out of work. * indicates inbetween both # one needles on left and right side of machine. 1 = needles in work. 8x8 pattern