Family Ties Skinny Tie
SUPPLIES & TOOLS:
- Bernat&® Cotton-ish&™ by Vickie Howell (2.4 oz; 282 yds) - Gun Powder
- Size U.S. 3 knitting needles or size needed to obtain gauge
- Measuring tape
Approx. 2-1/2" x 55-1/2"
GAUGE: 21 sts and 28 rows = 4" in Seed Stitch Pat.
Cast on 2 sts
1st row: (RS). K1. P1.
2nd row: P1. K1.
3rd row: [(P1. K1) in next st] twice. 4 sts.
4th row: (K1. P1) twice.
5th row: (K1. P1) in first st. K1. P1. (K1. P1) in last st. 6 sts.
6th row: *P1. K1. Rep from * to end of row.
7th row: (P1. K1) in first st. (P1. K1) twice. (P1. K1) in last st. 8 sts.
8th row: *K1. P1. Rep from * to end of row.
9th row: (K1. P1) in first st. *K1. P1. Rep from * to last st. (K1. P1) in last st. 10 sts.
10th row: As 6th row.
11th row: (P1. K1) in first st. *P1. K1. Rep from * to last st. (P1. K1) in last st. 12 sts.
12th row: As 8th row.
13th row: As 9th row. 14 sts.
14th row: As 6th row.
15th row: As 11th row. 16 sts.
16th row: As 8th row.
17th row: As 9th row. 18 sts. Cont even in established Seed Stitch Pat until piece measures 21" from point, ending on a WS row.
Next row: (RS). ssk. Pat to last 2 sts. K2tog. 16 sts. Cont even in pat until piece measures 54-1/2" from point, ending on a WS row.
Next row: (RS). ssk. Pat to last 2 sts. K2tog.
Next row: Work even in pat.
Rep last 2 rows 5 times more. 4 sts.
Next row: (RS). ssk. K2tog. 2 sts.Cast off.
Approx = Approximately
Cont = Continue(ity)
K = Knit
K2tog = Knit next 2 stitches
P = Purl
Pat = Pattern
Rep = Repeat
RS = Right side
Ssk = Slip next 2 stitches
knitwise one at a time. Pass
them back onto left-hand
needle, then knit through back
St(s) = Stitch(es)
WS = Wrong side