Lion Brand® Fashion Show Look #2 – Enchanting Hood, Gypsy Gauntlets and Mulberry Street Afghan
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Lion Brand® Fashion Show Look #2 – Enchanting Hood, Gypsy Gauntlets and Mulberry Street Afghan

Bring colorful style to your wardrobe by combining this hood, gauntlets and afghan. Or, make each to wear separately.

Designed by Lion Brand®

Craft Time: varies
Uses Recycled Items: No
 
 
 
 
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 Lion Brand® Fisherman’s Wool Yarn, small

Lion Brand® Fisherman’s Wool Yarn

 Vanna’s Choice® Yarn, small

Vanna’s Choice® Yarn

 

Material List

  • Lion Brand® knitting needles size 6 (4.25 mm)
  • Lion Brand® crochet hook size G-6 (4.25 mm)
  • Lion Brand® stitch holder
  • Lion Brand® large-eyed blunt needle
  • Circular knitting needle size 9 (5.5 mm), 24 in. (61 cm)
  • 2 buttons, 1 in. (25 mm) diameter
  • Sewing needle and thread
  • Lion Brand® knitting needles size 9 (5.5 mm)
  • Lion Brand® crochet hook size J-10 (6 mm)
 

Project Instructions

ENCHANTING HOOD
Note: Mark the right side of your piece when working Brioche Rib.
 

SIZES
S/M (L/XL)
Finished Head Circumference 23 (26 1/2) in. (58.5 (67.5) cm)
Finished Length 19 (21 1/2) in. (48.5 (54.5) cm)
Note: Pattern is written for smallest size with changes for larger size in parentheses. When only one number is given, it applies to both sizes. To follow pattern more easily, circle all numbers pertaining to your size before beginning.
 

GAUGE
11 sts + 30 rows = 4 in. (10 cm) in Brioche Rib with larger needle and 2 strands if yarn held tog. BE SURE TO CHECK YOUR GAUGE.
 

NOTE: Hood is worked with 2 strands held tog throughout.
 

STITCH EXPLANATION
k1b - K1 st in row below.
 

PATTERN STITCHES
Brioche Rib (odd number of sts)
Row 1 (WS): Sl 1 st as if to k, k to last st, k1.
Row 2 (RS): Sl 1 st as if to k, k1, *k1b, k1; rep from * to last st, k1.
Row 3: Sl 1 st as if to k, k1b, *k1, k1b; rep from * to last st, k1.
Rep Rows 2 and 3 for Brioche Rib.
 

K1, p1 Rib
Row 1: *K1, p1, rep from * across, end k1.
Row 2: K the knit sts and p the purl sts.
Rep Row 2 for K1, p1 Rib.
 

HOOD
Crown
Holding two strands tog and beginning at face edge, with circular needle, cast on 19 (21) sts. Working back and forth on circular needle, as if working on straight needles, work in Brioche Rib for 46 (54) rows. Piece should measure about 6 (7 1/4) in. (15 (18.5) cm) from beg. Sl sts to holder and cut yarn.
 

Hood
From RS with circular needle, pick up and k22 (26) sts along right side edge of Crown (working towards sts on holder), cut yarn, sl 19 (21) sts from st holder to circular needle, rejoin yarn and pick up and k22 (26) sts along left side edge of Crown – 63 (73) sts.
Row 1 (WS): Knit.
Beg with Row 2 of Brioche Rib, work until Hood measures 9 (9 1/2) in. (23 (24) cm) from beg, end with a RS row.
Decrease Row (WS): [P1, k1] 7 times, [p3tog, k1] 9 (11) times, [p1, k1] 6 (7) times, p1 – 45 (51) sts.
 

Neckband
Change to smaller needles, and work in K1, p1 Rib for 8 rows.
 

Cape
Change to circular needle.
Increase Row (RS): K1, p1, *(k into front, back and front) of next st, p1; rep from * to last st, k1 – 87 (99) sts.
Next Row (WS): Work Row 1 of Brioche Rib.
Rep Rows 2 and 3 of Brioche Rib until piece measures 6 (7 1/2) in. (15 (19) cm) from neckband.
Bind off loosely.
 

FINISHING
With crochet hook, join yarn with sl st on lower right edge of neckband, chain 8, sl st in same place as join to make a button loop. Make a second button loop just above first. Sew on buttons. Weave in ends.
 

ABBREVIATIONS
beg = begin(ning)
k = knit
p = purl
p3tog = purl 3 stitches together
RS = right side
sl = slip
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
 

GYPSY GAUNTLETS
Note: Work a few more increases to enlarge the circumference of the Gauntlets.
 

SIZES
Mini
About 6 in. (15 cm) circumference, about 7 in. (18 cm) long
 

Midi
About 7 in. (18 cm) circumference at upper edge, about 14 in. (35.5 cm) long
 

Maxi
About 8 in. (20.5 cm) circumference at upper edge, about 21 in. (53.5 cm) long. Gauntlets are meant to fit with negative ease (Gauntlet circumference should be less than body measurement) for a snug fit.
 

Note: Pattern is written for Mini Gauntlets with changes for Midi and Maxi Gauntlets in parentheses. When only one number is given, it applies to all sizes. To follow pattern more easily, circle all numbers pertaining to your size before beginning.
 

GAUGE
16 sts = 4 in. (10 cm) in St st (k on RS, p on WS). BE SURE TO CHECK YOUR GAUGE.
 

STITCH EXPLANATION
kfb (knit in front and back) Knit next st without removing it from left needle, then k through back of same st – 1 st increased.
 

GAUNTLETS
Cast on 25 sts.
Work in St st (k on RS, p on WS) until piece measures about 7 in. (18 cm) from beg, end with a WS row.
Mini Gauntlet only: bind off.
 

Midi and Maxi Gauntlets
Next (Inc) Row: K1, kfb k to last 2 sts, kfb, k1 – 27 sts.
Continue in St st until piece measures about 12 in. (30.5 cm) from beg, end with a WS row.
Next Row: Rep Inc Row – 29 sts.
Midi Gauntlet only: Continue in St st until piece measures about 14 in. (35.5 cm) from beg. Bind off.
 

Maxi Gauntlet only: Continue in St st until piece measures about 15 in. (38 cm) from beg, end with a WS row.
Next Row: Rep Inc Row – 31 sts.
Continue in St st until piece measures about 18 in. (46 cm) from beg, end with a WS row.
Next Row: Rep Inc Row – 33 sts.
Continue in St st until piece measures about 21 in. (53.5 cm) from beg. Bind off.
 

FINISHING
Beg at hand edge of Gauntlet, seam sides for 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm). Leave 2 in. (5 cm) unseamed, then sew remainder of seam. Weave in ends.
 

ABBREVIATIONS
beg = begin(ning)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
p = purl
rep = repeat
RS = right side
st(s) = stitch(es)
St st = stockinette st
WS = wrong side
 

MULBERRY STREET AFGHAN
Note: In each row, take care to work dc3tog over the 3 sts in each ‘valley’ and 3 dc in the center dc of each ‘peak.’
 

SIZE
About 42 x 52 in. (106.5 x 132 cm)
 

GAUGE
1 ripple = about 4 1/2 in. (11.5 cm). BE SURE TO CHECK YOUR GAUGE.
 

STITCH EXPLANATION
dc2tog (dc dec) Yarn over, insert hook into st and draw up a loop, yarn over and draw through 2 loops. Yarn over, insert hook into next st and draw up a loop. Yarn over, draw through 2 loops, yarn over and draw through all loops on hook.
 

COLOR SEQUENCE
Work 2 rows of each color in the following Color Sequence: A, B, A, C, D, C, E, A, E, B, D, B, A, C, A, D, E, D.
Note: To change color, work last st of old color to last yarn over; yarn over with new color and draw through all loops on hook to complete st.
 

AFGHAN
With A, ch 168.
Row 1: Dc in 4th ch from hook (beginning ch counts as dc), (dc2tog) 3 times, 2 dc in next 6 ch, *(dc2tog) 6 times, 2 dc in next 6 ch; rep from * across to last 8 ch, (dc2tog) 3 times, dc in last 2 ch – 9 ripples.
Row 2: Ch 3 (counts as first dc), turn, dc in next dc, (dc2tog) 3 times, 2 dc in next 6 dc, *(dc2tog) 6 times, 2 dc in next 6 dc; rep from * across to last 8 dc, (dc2tog) 3 times, dc in last 2 dc. Change to B.
Rep Row 2, continue to change colors every other row as in Color Sequence, until Color Sequence has been completed twice. Fasten off.
 

FINISHING
Weave in ends.
 

ABBREVIATIONS
ch = chain
dc = double crochet
rep = repeat
rnd(s) = round(s)
 

MATERIALS

ENCHANTING HOOD

  • Lion Brand® Fishermen's Wool™ (Art. #150) shown in #123 Oatmeal (2 skeins) or color of your choice
  • Lion Brand® knitting needles size 6 (4.25 mm)
  • Lion Brand® crochet hook size G-6 (4.25 mm)
  • Lion Brand® stitch holder
  • Lion Brand® large-eyed blunt needle
  • Circular knitting needle size 9 (5.5 mm), 24 in. (61 cm)
  • 2 buttons, 1 in. (25 mm) diameter
  • Sewing needle and thread

 
GYPSY GAUNTLETS

  • Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice® (Art. #860) shown in #130 Honey 1 (1, 2) ball(s) or color of your choice
  • Lion Brand® knitting needles size 9 (5.5 mm)
  • Lion Brand® large-eyed blunt needle
  • (Optional) Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice®  #134 Terracotta 1 (1, 2) ball(s)


MULBERRY STREET AFGHAN

  • Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice® (Art. #860) shown in #402 Barley 4 balls (A), #135 Rust 2 balls (B), #173 Dusty Green 2 balls (C), #400 Oatmeal 3 balls (D), #147 Purple 2 balls (E) or colors of your choice
  • Lion Brand® crochet hook size J-10 (6 mm)
  • Lion Brand® large-eyed blunt needle

 

 

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