(Mini) Flower Duet by Jessica Anderson

(Mini) Flower Duet

Knitting
June 2016
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
30 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch
US 1 - 2.25 mm
950 - 1380 yards (869 - 1262 m)
12 months (18 months, 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12) years
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Mini-skeins are popular these days and have been use
d in everything from shawls to mitts. This is the “mini” version of Flower Duet, perfect for your favorite accompanist! This skirt is knit in the round, from the waistband to the lace edge. The color work chart uses 1 pack of Lorna’s Laces String Quartets.

Sizes:
12 months (18 months, 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12) years
Waist Measurement:
19.25 (20.25, 21.25, 22.25, 23.5, 24, 25, 26)”/ 49 (51.5, 54, 56.5, 59.5, 61, 63.5, 66) cm and Length: 11 (12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18)”/ 28 (30.5, 33, 35.5, 38, 40.5, 43, 45.5) cm. Ending Measurement: 28.75 (30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36)”/ 73 (76, 78.5, 81.5, 84, 86.5, 89, 91.5) cm.
Gauge:
30 sts/40 rnds = 4”/10.0 cm in Stockinette Stitch

Yarn:
1 set of Lorna’s Laces String Quartets, shown in Tuba, accompanied by Lorna’s Laces Shepherd Sock, 80% Superwash Merino Wool, 20% Nylon, 430 yards/100 grams, La Regina, 1 (1, 1, 1, 1, 2, 2) skeins
Needles
US 1 ( 2.25 mm) 32”/ 81.5 cm
cir , or size needed to obtain gauge. A spare size US 1 (2.25 mm) circular needle, at least 32”/ 81.5 cm cir needle.
Supplies
Tapestry needle, measuring tape, scissors, stitch marker, 3/4”/2.0 cm elastic 1”/2.5 cm longer than desired waist length, waste yarn for provisional cast on, stitch markers.

Photos by Kellie Nuss, tech editing, chart and schematics by Corrina Ferguson.