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Karenne
September 25th, 2008, 11:24 PM
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Skill level: Intermediate

A multiple increase followed by gradual decreases shapes the buds on this curvy braid.

Method
Note: sk2po-slip one st knitwise, k 2 tog, pass slipped st over.
Cast on 7 sts.
1st row (RS) K 1 tbl, [p 2, k 1 tbl] twice.
2nd row P 1, [k 2, p 1 tbl ] twice.
3rd row K 1 tbl, p 2, (k 1, p 1, k 1, p 1, k 1) in next st, p 2, k 1 tbl . 11 sts.
4th row P 1, k 2, p 5, k 2, p 1 tbl .
5th row K 1 tbl, p 2, k 5, p 2, k 1 tbl .
6th row As 4th row.
7th row K 1 tbl, p 2, skpo, k 1, k 2 tog, p 2, k 1 tbl . 9 sts.
8th row P 1, k 2, p 3, k 2, p 1 tbl.
9th row K 1 tbl, p 2, s k 2 p o, p 2, k 1 tbl. 7 sts.
10th row As 2nd row.
Repeat 1st-10th rows, ending with a 1st pattern row.
Bind off in pattern.

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k = knit (http://www.lionbrand.com/cgi-bin/faq-search.cgi?store=/stores/eyarn&faqKey=84&language=)</TD>
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st(s) = stitch(es) (http://www.lionbrand.com/cgi-bin/faq-search.cgi?store=/stores/eyarn&faqKey=192)</TD></TR><TR>
<TD align=left width="50%">tog = together (http://www.lionbrand.com/cgi-bin/faq-search.cgi?store=/stores/eyarn&faqKey=79&language=)</TD>
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= yarn over (http://www.lionbrand.com/cgi-bin/faq-search.cgi?store=/stores/eyarn&faqKey=78&language=)</TD></TR><TR>
<TD align=left width="50%">tbl=through back loop (http://www.lionbrand.com/cgi-bin/faq-search.cgi?store=/stores/eyarn&faqKey=92&language=)</TD><TD></TD></TR></TBODY></TABLE>

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