SUPPLIES & TOOLS:
- Naturally Caron 15-oz Country yarn: Shown in Peacock
- Circular knitting needles size US 9 (5 mm), 20" long, or size to obtain gauge
- Cable needle (cn)
- Yarn needle
- 2-1/2" button
- Stitch markers (optional)
SIZE: Wrap measures approx. 18-1/2" wide x 64" long
GAUGE: In Stockinette st, 18 sts and 22 rows = 4"; Gauge is not critical for this project.
Garter stitch: Knit sts every row
Stockinette stitch (St st): Knit on RS; purl on WS.
C6F: Slip 3 sts to cn, hold to front, k3, k3 sts from cn.
The wrap is worked back and forth in rows on circular needle to accommodate large number of sts.
Keep first and last 5 sts in Garter st throughout as edge sts.
Place markers (pm) between repeats, if desired; slip markers as you come to them.
CO 84 sts. (RS) Knit 1 row. (WS) K5 (edge sts), purl across to the last 5 sts, k5 (edge sts).
Rows 1, 3, 5, 7 and 9 (RS): K19, pm; * p2, k12, p2 (cable panel), k14, pm; rep from * across to last 5 sts, k5.
Row 2 and all WS rows: K5, knit the knit sts and purl the purl sts as they face you across to last 5 sts, k5.
Row 11: K19, * p2, C6F, k6, p2, k14; rep from * across to last 5 sts, k5.
Rows 13, 15, 17, 19 and 21: Repeat Row 1.
Row 23: K19, * p2, k6, C6F, p2, k14; rep from * across to last 5 sts, k5.
Row 24: Repeat Row 2.
Repeat Rows 1 -- 24 for patt until piece meas 13" from beg, end WS row.
(RS) Buttonhole: K1, BO 2 sts for buttonhole, work to end in patt. (WS) Work across in patt, CO 2 sts over BO sts.
Cont in patt until piece meas 64" from beg, end WS row. BO all sts in patt.
Using yarn needle, weave in ends; sew button opposite buttonhole. Block to measurements.