Houndale by Woolly Wormhead
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February 2013
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
12 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in Stocking stitch
US 10½ - 6.5 mm
US 11 - 8.0 mm
73 - 161 yards (67 - 147 m)
16 (19, 22, 25) in/40.5 (48.25, 55.75, 63.5) cm
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Houndale is a fantastic quick knit, using a soft and squishy bulky yarn, and is slightly slouchy in style. Knit in the round and bottom up, the design uses slipped stitches and twisted stitches to create it’s distinctive look.

Pattern is provided in written format, and 4 sizes are included. An illustrated guide to the specialist cast-on is also included.

To fit size: 16 (19, 22, 25) in/40.5 (48.25, 55.75, 63.5) cm
Finished size: 13.75 (16, 18.25, 20.5) in/35 (40.5, 46.25, 52) cm

73 (99, 127, 161) yd/67 (91, 117, 148) m
Debbie Bliss Paloma
Set 6.5mm & 8mm DPNs/Circular
Tapestry needle
Stitch markers as necessary

12 sts x 24 rows to 4in/10cm on 8mm needles over St.St

Skills required:
Knit and purl stitches
Knitting in the round
Increases & decreases
Slipped stitches
Specialist cast-on (instructions included)

Instructions are provided in written format.

Published February 2013

PDF file size: 1.5MB, image res. 300DPI

Product code: WW218KHoundale

Technical editor: Heather Murray

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