Friday, December 15, 2006

"cozy" next project.

My Gilmore Girls scarf will be finished while watching the next episode (is it tuesday yet!!). So I have choosen my next GG project. This was found on I love that site. I think i'm going to do this in colors from the show. Maybe lore's bedroom, lukes dinner, or maybe lore's living room (love that shade of yellow). I would love to see some of you join in on this project. It seems like a very easy pattern, one that you can zone out on and watch your favorite show. So here are the detail

Length: 67.5 inchesWidth: 18.75 inches

Reynolds Mandalay [100% silk; 98yds/88m per 50g skein]; color: #32 "oatfield"; 8 skeins
24-inch US #8/ 5mm circular needle Tapestry needle for weaving in ends

18 sts/20 rows = 4" in stockinette stitch

[Knitty's list of standard abbreviations can be found here]
Feather Pattern (worked over multiple of 6 sts plus 1)Row 1: K1, [YO, k2tog tbl, k1, k2tog, YO, k1] to end.Row 2: P all sts.Row 3: K1, [YO, k1, sl1, k2tog, psso, k1, YO, k1] to end.Row 4: P all sts.Row 5: K1, [k2tog, YO, k1, YO, k2tog tbl, k1]Row 6: P all sts.Row 7: K2tog, [k1, YO, k1, YO, k1, sl1, k2tog, psso] to last 5 sts, k1, YO, k1, YO, k1, k2tog tbl.Row 8: P all sts.Rep Rows 1 through 8.

CO 85 sts.Work 3 rows in garter st.Switch to Feather Pattern and work in patt until piece measures approx. 67 inches, ending with Row 8.Work 3 rows in garter st. BO all sts.

Weave in ends. Block if desired.

thanks to the designer: Danielle Schoonover from Pennsylvania, I tried to contact danielle but was unable to find her. So if anyone knows her please let me know how to contact her.
thanks folks,


Sarah said...

Are you accepting new members? I love GG, and I always knit when I'm watching it. I would like to join your knitalong.

mandie437 said...

Sarah, yes i am. just get me your email addy and i'll send you a invite. thanks mandie

Danielle Schoonover-Wils said...
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Danielle Schoonover-Wils said...

Just as a note, the photo from Cozy is a copyrighted image. I don't mind if you use it, just please credit the photo accordingly.