Game Day Mystery Make-Along Knitting 11am Play


Adventurous Beginner 


Finished Measurements; TBD

Gauge: 10 sts and 20  rows = 3” [7.6 cm] in garter stitch



Caron Swirl Cakes (77% acrylic, 23% wool, 252 yds / 230 m, 8 oz/227 g, CYCA #5 Bulky) 

Color A – 1 ball — darker of the colors

Color B – 1 ball — lighter of the colors


US 10.5 [6.5mm] 24” circular needle


Stitch markers, removable stitch markers, cable needle, tapestry needle


C3B – Cable 3 Back

C3F – Cable 3 Front

K – Knit

Kfb – Increase 1 stitch by knitting into front and back of next stitch

K2tog – Knit next 2 stitches together

P– Purl

PM – Place marker

RS – Right side

Sl1wyib – Slip next stitch purlwise with yarn in back of work

Sl1wyif – Slip next stitch purlwise with yarn in front of work

St(s) – Stitch(es)

WS – Wrong side


C3B – Slip next 2 stitches onto cable needle and leave at back of work. K1, then K2 from cable needle.

C3F – Slip next stitch onto cable needle and leave at front of work. K2, then K1 from cable needle.


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With Color A

With Color A

Cast on 84, PM, join to work in the round

Round 1: Purl

Round 2: Knit

Round 3: Purl

Round 4: Knit

Round 5: Purl

Round 6: Knit

Round 7: *Kfb, K5; repeat from * to end of round— 98 sts.

Wait for the 12pm Play 🙂

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