Pattern 611 - Special XL

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We wrote this collection of How To home accessory patterns for complete novice knitters. There are no abbreviations, all the instructions are written out word for word making it easy for beginners to follow. This pattern book has six different hat patterns for girls and ladies. If you enjoy these patterns you could also try one of the other five books in the collection: bags, hats, accessories, cushions and scarves.

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Special XL

Stylecraft's Special yarns are class leaders, arguably the best 100% premium acrylic yarn on the market with a huge number of colours to choose from. This yarn has a super soft handle, is naturally anti pilling and tough enough to handle being thrown in the washing machine. The Special range includes 4-ply, DK, Aran, Chunky, XL and Baby qualities in a fabulous range of colours to meet every knitter (and crocheters) needs. Special XL is an ideal yarn for beginner knitters or those who want results fast!

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Weight: Super Chunky

Composition: 100% Premium Acrylic

Ball Size: 200g

Meterage: 136m/148yds

Wash & Care: Machine washable 30C, cool tumble dry, may dry clean, cool iron


You will need: 1 pair 8 mm (UK 0 - USA 11) knitting needles. Large sewing needle. Stitch holder

Sizes18.5 cm (7¼ in) width / 28 cm (11 in) length
Special XL, Claret 11231
Garter Stitch Bowl
SizesDiameter 20 cm (8 in)
Special XL, Mocha 10641
Hot Water Bottle
SizesTo fi t a standard hot water bottle
Special XL, Claret 11231
Ipad Cover
Sizes18.5 cm (7¼ in) width / 28 cm (11 in) length
Special XL, Emperor 14251
laptop Cover
Sizes25 cm (9¾ in) width / 40 cm (15¾ in) length
Special XL, Emperor 14252
Mug Cosy
Sizes25 cm (9¾ in) width / 7 cm (2¼ in) length
Special XL, Duck Egg 18201
Tea Cosy
SizesTo fi t a standard teapot
Special XL, Duck Egg 18201

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