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Soft Porcelain Bowls

Oct 28, 2009
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Three felted bowls are covered with lace that's needlefelted in place. Try wrapping a band of lace knitting around your knitted bowl, or stretching a lace bowl over the bottom of a knitted bowl. Great gift, quick knitting, home décor.

Designer Amanda Scheuzger
Finished Size 16 (20, 22½)" circumference before felting; 14 (17, 21)" circumference and 3¼ (3½, 4¼)" high after felting.
Yarn Cascade Chunky 128 (100% wool; 128 yd [118 m]/100 g): #8012 doeskin heather, #3741 aubergine, and #8267 forest green, 1 skein each. 1 skein will make two bowls—1 large and 1 small or 2 medium. Cascade Lana D’Oro (50% alpaca, 50% wool; 219 yd [201 m]/100 g): #1074 light green and #1030 ecru, about 40 yd each; #1076 dark green, about 15 yd.
Needles Bowls—size 13 (9 mm): 16" circular (cir) and set of double-pointed (dpn). Lace trim—size 5 (3.75 mm): straight. Size 7 (4.5 mm): 16" cir and set of dpn. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions
• Markers (m);
• tapestry needle;
• wool wash;
• blocking pins;
• ruler;
• felting needle (38 gauge);
• foam felting block.
Gauge 10 sts and 14 rnds = 4" in St st with Chunky 128 yarn on larger needles; 9 sts and 13¼ rows = 2" in chevron lace patt with Lana D’Oro; 14¾ sts and 22 rows = 4" in vine lace patt; 4 sts and 4½ rows = 1" in eyelet lace patt.


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CarolK@50 wrote
on Nov 7, 2009 10:25 AM

I would like to make these. Where can I get the pattern?