The December Bow is worked back and forth in one piece from tip to tip in garter stitch with i-cord edges. The work is folded into a bow and sewn together at the end following the diagram with instructions that can be found at the end of the pattern. A leather handle is attached to the back so the bow can be hung.
Size: one size
Gauge: 22 sts x 42 rows = 10 x 10 cm [4 x 4 inches] in garter stitch on a 3.5 mm [US4] needle
Needles: 3.5 mm [US4] / 60 cm [24 inches] and 3 mm [US2½] / 60 cm [24 inches] circular needles
Materials: Suggestion 1: approx. 29 g Pernilla by Filcolana (50 g = 175 m [191 yds]) held together with approx. 11 g Soft Silk Mohair by Knitting for Olive (25 g = 225 g [246 yds])
Suggestion 2: approx. 44 g Alpakka by Sandnes Garn (50 g = 110 m)
Leather handle: 24 x 0.5 cm [9½ inches x ¼ inch]
Difficulty: ★ ★ (2 out of 5)
See the classification of difficulty here.
This pattern is digital and will be sent as a pdf-file to your e-mail.
Leather handles can be found here.
The beige December Bow is knitted in Pernilla by Filcolana in the color Marzipan melange  held together with Soft Silk Mohair by Knitting for Olive in the color Marcipan.
The light blue December Bow is knitted in Alpakka by Sandnes Garn in the color Lavendel .
The dark blue December Bow is knitted in Sunday by Sandnes Garn in the color Night sky .
The entire sale of December Bow in the period 1 December 2022 to 1 December 2023 was donated to Save the Children.
Add new yarn and finishing:
Fold the bow: