I Gave You My Heart

Annie's Christmas Winter 2018 Special - - Contents - De­sign by An­gelique den Brok

Skill Level

IN­TER­ME­DI­ATE

Fin­ished Mea­sure­ments

Ap­prox 3 inches long x 41/2 inches wide (ex­clud­ing hanger)

Ma­te­ri­als

• DROPS Baby Merino (sport weight; 100% merino wool; 191 yds/ 50g per ball): Small amount each off-white #02 (A) and red #16 (B) • Size 2 (2.75mm) dou­ble-point nee­dles (set of 5) or size needed to ob­tain gauge • 3 stitch hold­ers or waste yarn • Stitch marker • 7-inch-long off-white pipe cleaner

Gauge

28 sts and 36 rnds = 4 inches/10cm in St st.

Gauge is not crit­i­cal for this project.

Spe­cial Ab­bre­vi­a­tion Make 1 (M1):

In­sert LH nee­dle from front to back un­der hor­i­zon­tal strand be­tween last st worked and next st on LH nee­dle, knit through back of re­sult­ing loop.

Pat­tern Stitches

1x1 Rib (even num­ber of sts) All rnds: *K1, p1; rep from * around.

Heart Pat

Note: A chart is pro­vided for those pre­fer­ring to work color pat from a chart.

Rnd 1: *K4 A, k1 B, k3 A; rep from * around.

Rnd 2: *K3 A, k3 B, k2 A; rep from * around.

Rnd 3: *K2 A, k5 B; rep from * around.

Rnd 4: *K1 A, k7 B, k3 A; rep from * around.

Rnd 5: *K2 A, k2 B, k1 A, k2 B, k1 A; rep from * around.

Pat­tern Notes

Pat­terned yoke is worked with 2- color stranded stock­inette stitch. Carry color not in use loosely on wrong side of fab­ric. When work­ing more than 4 stitches in a row with

same color, catch car­ried yarn with work­ing yarn to avoid long float.

Yarn listed will yield ap­prox­i­mately 8 or­na­ments.

Body

With A, cast on 38 sts; dis­trib­ute sts to 4 dpns. Mark beg of rnd and join, be­ing care­ful not to twist.

Work 4 rnds in 1x1 Rib. Knit 12 rnds.

Divi­sion rnd:

[Bind off 4 sts, k15 (in­clud­ing st on RH nee­dle from bind- off)] twice.

Cut yarn, leav­ing a 6-inch tail.

Trans­fer each set of sts to separate holder or strand of waste yarn for front and back.

Sleeves

With dpns and A, cast on 16 sts; mark beg of rnd and join, be­ing care­ful not to twist.

Work 4 rnds in 1x1 Rib. Knit 9 rnds. Next rnd: Knit to last 2 sts, bind off 4 sts.

Cut yarn, leav­ing a 6-inch tail.

Trans­fer sts to holder or strand of waste yarn.

Rep for 2nd sleeve but do not cut yarn and leave sts on dpns.

Yoke Join­ing rnds:

Con­tin­u­ing with yarn from 2nd sleeve, knit across sleeve sts; k15 front sts from holder; k12 sleeve sts from holder; work across back sts on holder as fol­lows: k1, M1, k5, pm for new beg of rnd, k8, M1, k1; knit around to beg- of-rnd marker—56 sts.

Rear­range sts on dpns as de­sired.

Work 5-rnd Heart Pat. Cut B.

With A, knit 2 rnds.

Dec rnd:

*K2, k2­tog; rep from * around— 42 sts.

Next rnd: Knit.

Dec rnd:

*K1, k2­tog; rep from * around—28 sts.

Work 4 rnds in 1x1 Rib.

Bind off in pat.

Fin­ish­ing

Sew un­der­arms closed.

Weave in ends.

Block sweater to even out color pat.

Us­ing yarn tails at arm­holes, close un­der­arm open­ings.

Weave in ends.

Block sweater.

Make Hanger

Bend pipe cleaner into a coat hanger as fol­lows: Lay pipe cleaner hor­i­zon­tally on ta­ble. Bend right­most inch of pipe cleaner down, then flush with rest of pipe cleaner. Bend again 2 inches from first bend (again mak­ing flush), so that there is a longer sec­tion on top, stick­ing out about 3/4 inch from bent sec­tion. Bend top sec­tion in half, then wrap once around mid­dle to se­cure lower folded part of hanger. Bend the rem top sec­tion into a small hook.

In­sert hanger into sweater and ad­just the po­si­tion of the lower part of hanger for a good fit. •

Red Truck Col­lage Quilt As­sem­bly Di­a­gram 48" x 56" Panel E F

Win­ter Snow­man With Rein­deer Quilt As­sem­bly Di­a­gram 40" x 48" G H Panel

HEART PAT CHART

8-st rep

COLOR KEY A B

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