August 23, 2012

Gia Sas from Greece!

Knit  it!
You need:

-3mm needles
-acrylic yarn in light pink and light orange


CO - cast on
BO - bind off
k - knit
p - purl
k2tog - knit two sts together
st st - stockinette stitch
m1 - make one

Make 4. Two in light pink, two in light orange.

CO 2 sts

Row 1: p

Row 2: k1, m1, k1 (3 sts)

Row 3: p

Row 4: k1, m1, k1, m1, k1 (5 sts)

Row 5: p

Row 6: k1, m1, k to last st, m1, k1 (7 sts)

Row 7: p

Repeat rows 6, 7 till you get 19 sts. Bind off.
Sew 4 parts together with mattress stitch. Make a frame from straws and wire.  Knit an I-cord for the top, (CO 2sts). Now take your umbrella and go to the beach!