Sunday, September 21, 2014
I used Queensland Collection Himalayas
Needles size 8 and 10
CO 68 sts with larger needles
K2p2 for 4 rows
K in the round for 9.5" from beginning
K2 k2tog to last 3 sts, k1 k2tog
Switch to smaller needles.
K 1 row
P 1 row
Knit until body is 10" from beginning
Bo 4 sts. Knit 17. BO 8 sts. Knit 17. BO 4 sts.
Break yarn and rejoin at the beginning of the next row.
K1, k2tog, k to last 3 sts, k2tog, k1
Knit it stockinette until piece is 11 1/4" long.
K 4, BO 7, K 4
Knit stockinette the four stitches until front measures 14". Slip stitches onto a holder. Repeat with other 4 stitches to 14" and place onto a holder.
Repeat for the back
Using a 3 needle bind off, connect the shoulder seams.
Pick up and knit around the neck and arms (separately) and then bind off loosely.
Sew in your ends and enjoy.