Saturday, 12 January 2013

Winter ribbed neck warmer

Hi everyone,
Here's a simple but cosy neckwarmer for those cold winter nights ------

Winter Ribbed Neck Warmer


American Terminology
Hook size 7 (K – L)
Abbreviations : CH chain    SC Single Crochet    SCBLO Single Crochet Into Back Loop
Only SK Skip    BH Button Hole   ST Stitch  STS Stitches FO Fasten Off    RPT repeat
Yarn Chunky/Bulky (Lifestyle Chunky in Volcano)
Row 1      SC into 2nd CH from the hook & every ST across
Row 2       *CH 1 (acts as 1st SC) SCBLO of every ST across*
Row 3–5    RPT from * to *
Row 6           (Buttonhole Row) CH 1 SCBLO of the first 20 STS. To Make the buttonhole :                  CH2 SK the next 2 STS SCBLO of all the remaining STS
Row 7–10  RPT row 2 incorporating the 2CHS of the buttonhole by SCBLO of each CH.
Row 11          CH1 & SC into each ST across (NOT into the back loops this time) Do not fasten off.
Neck Warmer Edging
CH1 SC into each ST all around the outer edge of the Neck Warmer putting 2SC into each corner ST.
Fasten off.
Attach a button.

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