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Twinkle Boa and Shell

May 10, 2007
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Designer: N.Y. Yarns
Published: May 10, 2007
Technique: Crochet
Skill Level: Intermediate

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Finished Size: Boa: About 4" (10 cm) wide and 50" (127 cm) long. Shell: 34 (36, 38)" (86.5 [91.5, 96.5] cm) bust circumference.

Yarn: N.Y. Yarns Twinkle (58% nylon, 40% acrylic, 2% polyester; 92 yd [84 m]/50 g): #21, 4 balls for boa; 5 (6, 6) balls for shell.

Hook: Boa—Sizes K/101⁄2 (6.5 mm) and N/15 (10 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Needles: Shell Body—Size 10 (6 mm): straight. Shell Neckband—Size 8 (5 mm): 16" (40-cm) circular (cir). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions: Stitch holders; tapestry needle.

Gauge: 16 sc = 4" (10 cm) with smaller hook; 16 sts and 24 rows = 4" (10 cm) in St st on larger needles.


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L.T wrote
on Nov 24, 2008 1:23 PM
I keep coming up with a 10 st decrease over all. Started with 72 then should end with 62 after decreases but your instructions say I should end up with 60 sts. What am I doing wrong? Linda from Calif.
ShelleyG wrote
on Oct 7, 2008 8:22 AM

Love the boa in Peoria

helena wrote
on Sep 10, 2008 10:52 PM

many thanks from central paris