Fibre: Australian Wool
Available Lengths:
approx 72cm/28"
Available Sizes:
3 sizes: Small - Med - Large
Available Necklines: Drape
Texture: Basket stitch
Skill Level: 1 (For confident beginners)
stocking stitch & reverse st-st

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Style:Capes & Shawls
Design:Boxes Step Cpt

Double breasted capelet in Basket stitch

A great design, simple to knit, in basket stitch. Can be worn double breasted or wrapped as a Poncho. Fringe around the neck edge or along the hem line. There are 3 sizes: Small, Medium and Large. To order only the pattern click on the rainbow - select any colour to purchase the pattern, which includes a free shade card. Kits include pattern, shade card, buttons and yarn. Visit for this design in other yarns.
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Design: Boxes Step Cpt

Australia Signatur Pure New Wool. The Basket stitch pattern is worked in boxes of stocking stitch and reverse stocking stitch, each front in a different scale of stitches and rows, collar is knitted at the same time in corrugated garter. Width of front is increased by casting on stitches. Centre back decrease achieves Vee center back.
visit to see this knitted in 10ply Vienna

Technique: Texture or Cable

Tension: 22.5sts to 10cm/4" on 4mm/ US #6 ndls

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