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Life Saver Headband

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Designed by solmama July 2008

Materials:
Any worsted weight 100% cotton yarn
I used Peaches & Creme Olive
Size US 7 needles
tapestry needle

Directions:

CO 15 stitches or # of stitches divisible by 2 + 1

Knit 5 Rows

Row 6: *p2tog, yo, repeat from * until the last stitch, p1

Row 7-9: Knit

Row 10: Purl

Row 11-13: Knit

Repeat Rows 6 – 13 until the headband measures about 15 inches, depending on the size of your noggin. You want the headband to stretch and be a little tight.

Bind off.

Sew the cast on edge to the bind off edge.

Enjoy!

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Dash Cloth

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Designed by solmama July 2008

Materials:
Any worsted weight 100% cotton yarn in 2 colors
I used Peaches & Creme Fiesta(MC) and Black(CC).
Size US 7 needles
tapestry needle

Special Directions:

Slip stitches should be purlwise

Directions:

Cast on 39 stitches with MC

Knit 4 rows for the border.

Row 1: Knit

Row 2: K2, P until the last two stitches, K2

Row 3: Knit

Row 4: K2, P until the last two stitches, K2

Attach CC yarn.

Row 5: Knit

Row 6: Knit

Row 7: (MC) Knit

Row 8: K2, P until the last two stitches, K2

Row 9: (CC) *K3, slip 1, repeat from * until the last 3 stitches, K3

Row 10: *K3, yf, slip 1, yb, repeat from * until last 3 stitches, K3

Row 11 – Row 14: Repeat Rows 7 – 10

Row 15: (MC) Knit

Row 16: K2, P until the last two stitches, K2

Repeat Rows 5 – 16 two more times

Knit 2 rows with CC.

Cut CC yarn.

Repeat Rows 1-4

Knit 4 border rows.

Bind Off and Weave in Ends.

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