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onsdag
nov182009

From Norway with love

Materials, the whole kit
Four balls Pickles Cashmerino Silk or Pickles Extra Fine Merino, base colour
One ball Pickles Extra Fine Merino, colour 1
One ball Pickles Extra Fine Merino, colour 2
One ball Pickles Extra Fine Merino, colour 3
One ball Pickles Extra Fine Merino, colour 4
One ball Pickles Extra Fine Merino, colour 5


SCARF
Materials
Two balls Pickles Cashmerino Silk or Pickles Extra Fine Merino.

Needles
US 6

Gauge
23 stitches= 4"

Cast on 36 stitches. Knit like this:
1st row: *K4, P4* repeat from * to * until the end of the row.
2nd row: *P4, K4* Repeat from * to * until the end of the row
3rd row: Like row 1
4th row: Like row 2
5th row: Like row 1.

Repeat these 5 rows until the scarf is 47". Cast off.

Lue
Materialer
One ball Pickles Cashmerino Silk or Pickles Extra Fine Merino, base colour
One ball Pickles Extra Fine Merino, colour 1
One ball Pickles Extra Fine Merino, colour 2
One ball Pickles Extra Fine Merino, colour 3
One ball Pickles Extra Fine Merino, colour 4
One ball Pickles Extra Fine Merino, colour 5

Needles
Small circular needles and double pointed needles US 6

Gauge
20 stitches = 4"

With the base colour, cast on 100 stitches on the circular needles. Knit a rib, K2, P2, until the piece is 2".
Knit one round, and start the pattern. Change colours every time you start a new row of hearts.

        
As soon as you´ve finished the 5th row of hearts, you´ll start decreasing:
1st round: *K2tog, K 18* Repeat from * to * throughout the round.
2nd round: *K2tog, K17* Repeat from * to * throughout the round.
Keep on decreasing by substracting one stitch off the one you´re knitting every round (i.e 16 instead of 17 on the next round)
When 12 stitches remain, use a needle to thread the yarn through the stitches and pull. Assemble.

MITTENS
Materials
Knit with 2 strands
One ball Pickles Cashmerino Silk or Pickles Extra Fine Merino, base colour
One ball Pickles Extra Fine Merino, colour 1
One ball Pickles Extra Fine Merino, colour 2
One ball Pickles Extra Fine Merino, colour 3
One ball Pickles Extra Fine Merino, colour 4
One ball Pickles Extra Fine Merino, colour 5

Needles
Double pointed needles, US 8

Gauge
17 stitches = 4"

Cast on 32 stitches using double strands of the base colour. Knit in the round. 
Knit the rib, K2, P2 until the piece is 4"
Start knitting in stockinette while you increase 4 stitches on the first round.
Knit 10 rounds of colour 1 and 10 rounds of colour 2. Make the hole for the thumb by knitting a piece of yarn using some scrap yarn in a contrasting colour. Knit 7 stitches. Then start knitting in colour 3.
On the other side you will knit the contrasting yarn when 7 stitches of round 10, colour 2 remain.  The scrapyarn will be pulled oput when you will start knitting the thumb, creating a perfect hole.

Keep on knitting 10 rounds of colour 3, 10 rounds of colour 4 and 5 rounds of colour 5. Start decreasing:

1st round: K6, K2tog, K2, ssk, K12, K2tog, K6, ssk, K6
2nd round: K5, K2tog, K2, ssk, K10, K2tog, K6, ssk, K5
3rd round: K4, K2tog, K2, ssk, K8, K2tog, K6, ssk, K4
4th round: K3, K2tog, K2, ssk, K6, K2tog, K6, ssk, K3
5th round: K2, K2tog, K2, ssk, K4, K2tog, K6, ssk, K2
6th round: K1, K2tog, K2, ssk, K2, K2tog, K6, ssk, K1
12 stitches remain. 

Thumb
Pick up the 7 stitches on each side of the contrasting yarn. pull the yarn out. You will have 14 stitches. Knit 14 rounds of colour 3. Decrease 8 stitches over the next 5 rounds. 6 stitches remain. Put your yarn through the stitches and pull.