Double the Ear-warmer by Marie Schurk

Double the Ear-warmer

February 2018
Sport (12 wpi) ?
8 stitches and 8 rows = 2 inches
in garter stitch
US 8 - 5.0 mm
50 - 75 yards (46 - 69 m)
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Notes: This project will be knit row by row, meaning you will turn the work with the completion of each row.
You will use the double-knitting skill for the cable portion in this project.

You will need: I used Blue Sky Fibers Alpaca Silk (DK weight), and three size 5 mm (US 8) double-pointed needles (two for knitting the project, one as a cabling needle)

Skills and Abbreviations

  • Long-tail cast-on, Knit stitch, purl stitch, cable knitting, double knitting- You will use this skill on the cable only.
  • R (row), ST/S (stitches), K (knit), P (purl), KP (knit one, purl one) PM (place marker), SL (slip), A (first yarn color, this will be used for the border and one side of the cable), B (second yarn color, this will be used for one side of the cable), D-K (double-knitting)