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I am a knitter and crocheter and love to design when I get a chance. I am known as the crazy cat lady with 3 dogs. I am a mother to 3 of my own and step-mother to several. I am also a grandmother.

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Cora

Wednesday, November 14, 2007

Grandmother’s Favorite Snowman



Grandmother’s Favorite Snowman
Copyright 2007 Cora Shaw

Materials:
100 % Cotton
US 6/4.00 mm Knitting needles

Cast on 3 stitches
Row 1: Knit across
Rows 2-22: K1, yo, knit across (24 stitches)
Row 23: K1, yo, K8, P7, Knit across
Row 24: K1, yo, Knit across until Row 40
Row 25: K1, yo, K8, P9, Knit across
Row 27: K1, yo, K8, P11, Knit across
Row 29: K1, yo, K8, P13, Knit across
Row 31: K1, yo, K9, P13, Knit across
Row 33: K1, yo, K10, P13, Knit across
Row 35: K1, yo, K12, P11, Knit across
Row 37: K1, yo, K14, P9, Knit across
Row 39: K1, yo, K16, P7, Knit across
Row 41: K1, yo, K18, P5, Knit across
Row 43: K1, yo, K17, P7, Knit across
Row 44: Knit across
Row 45: K19, P3, K3, P3, Knit across
Row 46 and all even rows: k1, k2tog, yo, k2tog, Knit across
Row 47: k1, k2tog, yo, k2tog, K15, P3, K1, P3, Knit across
Row 49: k1, k2tog, yo, k2tog, K13, P3, K1, P3, K1, P3, Knit across
Row 51: k1, k2tog, yo, k2tog, K12, P5, K1, P5, Knit across
Row 53: k1, k2tog, yo, k2tog, K11, P11, Knit across
Row 55: k1, k2tog, yo, k2tog, K10, P3, K1, P1, K1, P3, Knit across
Row 57: k1, k2tog, yo, k2tog, K11, P7, Knit across
Row 61: k1, k2tog, yo, k2tog, K11, P5, Knit across
Row 63: k1, k2tog, yo, k2tog, K9, P7, Knit across
Row 65: k1, k2tog, yo, k2tog, K8, P7, Knit across
Row 67: k1, k2tog, yo, k2tog, K8, P5, Knit across
Row 69: k1, k2tog, yo, k2tog, K7, P5, Knit across
Row 71: k1, k2tog, yo, k2tog, K6, P5, Knit across
Row 73: k1, k2tog, yo, k2tog, K8, P5, Knit across
Rows 74-94: k1, k2tog, yo, k2tog,knit across (3 stitches)
Row 95: K3
Bind off

Cora


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3 comments:

  1. I cannot see the pattern! I have an old version of the pattern, and I was hoping to see any changes you might have made as a result of comments.

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  2. Margaret I have a pdf of the pattern at http://www.box.net/shared/sygflnxy3i, this is the updated pattern.

    Cora

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  3. Row 57, then even, then skip to row 61? There is no row 59 then?

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