Pickles Pure Thick Alpaca
We´ve used olive.
Circular needles US 11
10 s og 22 rows in garter s back and forth
Width bottom: about 22.8”
Width top: about 44.9”
Length when in use: about 33.8”
A warm and more grown-up shaped cape than the usual a-shaped ones. The cape might not look very long while knitting, but when worn it will stretch out quite a lot.
Cast on 114 s.
Round 1: Knit
Round 2: Purl
Repeat these 2 rounds.
Increase 10 stitches on round 1 after about 2”, and every 2” 3 times in total = 144 s.
Knit another 2” and you´ve just finished round 2.
Knit garter stitch back and fort over the first 72 stitches from here. Leave the other stitches on some spare needles.
Increase 1 s in the beginning and end of every 4th row 21 times in total = 114 s.
Knit another 2” before casting off for the head like this: K 47, cast off 20 s, k 47.
Cast on 20 s where casted off on the next row.
Knit another 2”.
K2tog at the beginning and end of every 4th row until you have 72 s, and just finished a row from the wrong side.
Use kitchener´s stitch to weave the stitches on the two needles together.