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caron® cakes™ entrelac knit cowl in pumpkin spice

Step 1
Project Note: The number of Skeins needed to complete this project is 1 - Caron® Cakes™ Yarn – Pumpkin Spice

MEASUREMENTS:: Approx. 9" deep x 28" around

GAUGE: 18 sts and 24 rows = 4" in stocking st
 

INSTRUCTIONS

Note: For striping effect shown, alt using a strand from outside of cake and a strand from inside of cake for each Strip worked.
 
Cast on 80 sts. Do not join work until Base Triangles are complete.
 
First Strip

Base Triangles

1st row: K2. Turn.

2nd row: P2. Turn.

3rd row: K3. Turn.

4th row: P3. Turn.

5th row: K4. Turn.

6th row: P4. Turn.

7th row: K5. Turn.

8th row: P5. Turn.

9th row: K6. Turn.

10th row: P6. Turn.

11th row: K7. Turn.

12th row: P7. Turn.

13th row: K8. Do not turn.
 
Repeat these 13 rows 9 times more. 10 Triangles. 
Step 2
Second Strip

Right-Leaning Rectangles

First Rectangle

Note: Work is joined in this rnd.
 
With RS facing, pick up and knit 8 sts along right edge of first Base Triangle, beg at bottom of Triangle and working up, with last triangle worked on right-hand needle.  Turn.                                                                                   

1st row: Sl1P.  P6. P2tog (joining 1 picked-up st with 1 st from last Base Triangle worked). Turn.

2nd row: Sl1P. K7. Turn.
 
Rep last 2 rows 6 times more.

Next row: Sl1P.  P6. P2tog (joining 1 picked-up st with last st from last Base Triangle worked). Do not turn.
 
First Rectangle complete. 
 
Subsequent Rectangles
*With WS facing, pick up and purl 8 sts along edge of next Triangle, beg at top of Triangle and working down. Turn.

1st row: Sl1P. K7. Turn.

2nd row: Sl1P. P6. P2tog (joining 1 picked-up st with 1 st from next Base Triangle). Turn.
 
Rep last 2 rows 7 times more; do not turn work after final rep of 2nd row. One Rectangle complete.
 
Rep from * 8 times more. For final Rectangle, turn work and do 1 extra rep of 1st row. Right-leaning Rectangles complete. 
Step 3
Third Strip

Left-Leaning Rectangles
 
**With RS facing, pick up and knit 8 sts along right edge of last Right-leaning Rectangle
worked. Turn.

1st row: Sl1P. P7. Turn.

2nd row: Sl1P. K6. ssk (joining 1 picked-up st with 1 st from next Rectangle). Turn.
 
Rep last 2 rows 7 times more; do not turn work after final rep of 2nd row. Left-leaning
Rectangle complete.
 
Rep from ** 9 times more. For final Rectangle, turn work and do 1 extra rep of 1st row. Left-leaning Rectangles complete. 
 
Fourth Strip

Right-Leaning Rectangles
 
***With WS facing, pick up and purl 8 sts along edge of last Left-leaning Rectangle worked. Turn.

1st row: Sl1P. K7. Turn.

2nd row: Sl1P. P6. P2tog (joining 1 picked-up st with 1 st from next Rectangle). Turn.
 
Rep last 2 rows 7 times more; do not turn work after final rep of 2nd row. Right-leaning Rectangle complete.
 
Rep from *** 9 times more. For final rectangle, turn work and do 1 extra rep of 1st row. Right-leaning Rectangles complete.
 
Rep Third and Fourth Strips once more. 
Step 4
Final Triangles
 
With RS facing, pick up and knit 8 sts along right edge of last Right-leaning Rectangle worked. Turn.

****1st row: Sl1P. P5. P2tog. Turn.

2nd row: Sl1P. K5. ssk (joining 1 picked-up st with 1 st from next Rectangle). Turn.

3rd row: Sl1P. P4. P2tog. Turn.

4th row: Sl1P. K4. ssk (joining 1 picked-up st with 1 st from next Rectangle). Turn.

5th row: Sl1P. P3. P2tog. Turn.

6th row: Sl1P. K3. ssk (joining 1 picked-up st with 1 st from next Rectangle). Turn.

7th row: Sl1P. P2. P2tog. Turn.

8th row: Sl1P. K2. ssk (joining 1 picked-up st with 1 st from next Rectangle). Turn.

9th row: Sl1P. P1. P2tog. Turn.

10th row: Sl1P. K1. ssk (joining 1 picked-up st with 1 st from next Rectangle). Turn.

11th row: Sl1P. P2tog. Turn

12th row: Sl1P. ssk (joining 1 picked-up st with 1 st from next Rectangle). Turn.

13th row: P2tog. Turn.

14th row: Sl1. K2tog. psso.
 
With RS facing, pick up and knit 7 sts along right edge of next Right-leaning Rectangle. Turn.
 
Rep from **** 9 times more, ending final rep with 14th row. Fasten off final st. 
Step 5
ABBREVIATIONS:
Alt = Alternate
Beg = Beginning
K = Knit
K2tog = Knit next 2 stitches together
P = Purl
P2tog = Purl next 2 stitches together
PSSO = Pass Slipped Stitch Over
Rep = Rep
Rnd = Round
RS = Right Side
Sl1 = Slip Next Stitch Knitwise
Sl1P = Slip Next Stitch Purlwise
Ssk = Slip next 2 stitches knitwise one at a time. Pass them back onto left-hand needle, then knit through back loops together
St(s) = Stitch(es)
Tog = Together
WS = Wrong Side
 
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