Premier Yarns Starbella Flash Arm Knit Evening WrapBack to category
Premier Yarns Starbella Flash Arm Knit Evening Wrap
Add an elegant wrap to your wardrobe!
- Time:2 hours
1An exact gauge is not required for this project. Work evenly and consistently throughout. Finished wrap measures about 18 inch in width by 72 inch in length.
Download the template for abbreviations not explained elsewhere. You may find it helpful to watch the video tutorial on arm knitting provided near the top of this page.
Arm Knitting Stitch Guide:
To cast on: Make large slip knot about 18 inch from end of yarn, place slip knot on right arm. * With left hand twist a loop into tail, with right hand reach through loop and grab opposite end of yarn, pull yarn through loop and place on right arm to form a stitch; rep from * to cast on.
To knit from right arm to left: * Pick up working yarn in your right hand, slide next st on right arm over hand and off arm, place new stitch from right hand onto left arm; rep from * across row.
To knit from left arm to right: *Pick up working yarn in your left hand, slide next st on left arm over hand and off arm, place new stitch from left hand onto right arm; rep from * across row.
To bind off (in either direction): Knit 2 sts, slide 1st st over 2nd st and off arm, * knit 1 st, slide 1st st over new st and off arm; rep from * until 1 st remains, cut yarn and pull through last loop.
For colors Emerald & Peacock, divide the skein into 2 skeins of equal length, or work with 1 strand from the inside of the skein & 1 strand from the outside of the skein.
Using your arms as knitting needles, and with 2 strands of Tanzanite held together, measure out 180 inch for the tail and make a slip knot. Cast on 27 sts.
With Tanzanite, Arm Knit 3 rows.
With Emerald, Arm Knit 2 rows.
With Peacock, Arm Knit 1 row.
With Peacock, bind off all sts.
With sewing needle and thread sew ends into cowl and trim close.