Mulberry Hooded Wrap
Whip up this super-cozy wrap in no time with supersized needles and super bulky yarn. The perfect instant gratification knit!
6 sts and 12 rows = 4 inches/10cm in Seed st. To save time, take time to check gauge.
Seed St (worked flat; even number of sts) Row 1 (RS): *P1, k1; rep from * to end of row. Row 2: *K1, p1; rep from * to end of row.
Rep Rows 1 and 2 for pat. Seed St (worked in the rnd; even number of sts) Rnd 1: *K1, p1; rep from * to end of rnd.
Rep Rnd 1 for pat. Wrap (multiple of 6 sts + 2) Note: A chart is provided for those who prefer to work pat from a chart. Row 1 (RS): K1, *k4, p2; rep from * to last 7 sts, k1, [p1, k1] 3 times. Row 2: K1, [p1, k1] 3 times, *p1, k2, p3; rep from * to last st, k1. Row 3: K1, *k2, p2, k2; rep from * to last 7 sts, k1, [p1, k1] 3 times. Row 4: K1, [p1, k1] 3 times, *p3, k2, p1; rep from * to last st, k1. Row 5: K1, *p2, k4; rep from * to last 7 sts, k1, [p1, k1] 3 times. Row 6: K1, [p1, k1] 3 times, *k1, p4, k1; rep from * to last st, k1.
Rep Rows 1–6 for pat.
Wrap is worked flat and then seamed and a cowl is worked in the round.
When using the gradient yarn, finish the entire ball and then join the same color from the next ball. So in our sample, the first ball would go from gray to purple, then the 2nd from purple to gray, and so on.
Cast on 32 sts. Work in Seed St for 10 rows. Work [Rows 1– 6] of Wrap pat 14 times. Rectangle should measure approx 46 inches. Bind off all sts loosely. Sew the bound-off edge to the first 16 inches of the RH edge of the fabric to create the wrap.
With RS facing, pick up and knit 47 sts, picking up at a rate of 1 st every other row around neck edge, pm and join to work in the rnd. Work in Seed St for 9 inches. Bind off all sts loosely. Weave in all ends.