Claudia's Capelet

Oct 5, 2010
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Inspired by Irish lace, Claudia's Capelet is made up of leaf motifs worked in a thick-and-thin yarn, then joined with chain stitches for a flirty capelet that flutters in the breeze.

Designer Judith L. Swartz
Finished Size:
15" long at longest point, 20" around neckband, about 60" around lower edge.
Yarn:
Tahki Rio (50% alpaca, 35% merino, 15% silk; 87 yd [80 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]): #2 driftwood, 6 skeins.
Hook:
Sizes H/8 (5 mm), J/10 (6 mm), and K/10½ (6.5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions:
Safety pins; yarn needle.
Gauge:
15 sc and 16 rows = 4" with smallest hook. Small leaf motif through Rnd 8 measures about 3" wide by 5" long.


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on Nov 6, 2010 4:20 PM

Love it!