Frostrósir by Bergrós Kjartansdóttir

Frostrósir

Knitting
June 2012
Aran (8 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in over stockinette stitch using smaller needles and lighter-weight yarn
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 11 - 8.0 mm
938 yards (858 m)
One size only in stated instructions with recommended yarn
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The edges at the top and bottom of the leg warmers (snow drift) are worked back and forth and then sewn together.

At the beginning of both these legwarmers and mittens designed for an average woman’s size, the edging is knitted back and forth flat first in the heavier yarn before joining in the round to knit the snowflake pattern in the lighter weight yarn. Bobbles are created to imitate snowballs as part of the edging bottom.

Yarn Information:
Létt-Lopi
A - 0051 White
4 skeins
436 yards

B - 9418 Stone Blue Heather
4 skeins
436 yards

Bulky Lopi
C - 0051 White
1 skein
66 yards

Gauge notes:
18 stitches and 30 rows = 10 cm x 10 cm (4 inches by 4 inches) over stockinette stitch with Létt-Lopi using smaller needles.
14 stitches and 20 rows = 10 cm x 10 cm (4 inches by 4 inches) over stockinette stitch with Bulky Lopi using larger needles. (Book typo states Létt-Lopi)

More information on where to buy Lopi:
USA and Canada www.berroco.com
Sweden & Norway www.jarbo.se
Denmark www.fruzippe.dk
Mid-Europe www.debondtbv.nl