Valley Yarns Knitting & Crochet Patterns Errata
While we do our best to ensure the accuracy of our Valley Yarns knitting and crochet patterns, the occasional error is inevitable. We apologize for any inconvenience. Below you will find a list of errata from our Valley Yarns patterns. (Note: This page only lists errata discovered after 2/13/12.)
Valley Yarns 572 Pickwick Cowl
Pattern should now read:
Rnd 1: Do not join, 1sc in 2nd ch from hook and ea ch around (mark first st for beg of rnd) - be careful not to twist!
Valley Yarns 569 Baby Steps Cardigan
In the left front, the sentence that reads:
96(108, 120, 132) sts in this section - 24 (27, 30, 33) between the markers, 24 (27, 30, 33) at the shoulder and 24 (27, 30, 33) at the hem.
should now read:
96(108, 120, 132) sts in this section - 48 (54, 60, 66) between the markers, 24 (27, 30, 33) at the shoulder and 24 (27, 30, 33) at the hem.
Valley Yarns 553 New Directions Cowl
Finished Measurements should read: 6" wide by 40" around.
Hat Brim should read:
Repeat Rows 1 and 2 a total of 80 times, until there are 80 slipped sts along one edge.
Mitt cuffs should read:
Repeat Rows 1 and 2 a total of 28 times, until there are 28 slipped sts along one edge.
Valley Yarns 547 Chandelier Shawl
Row 26 now reads:
K3, [m1p, p to 2 sts before marker, k2, SM] twice, m1p, p to marker, SM, k2, SM, [p to marker, m1p, SM, k2] twice, p to last 3 sts, m1p, k3. 82 sts
Valley Yarns 542 Ice Glen Cardigan
Row 5 now reads:
Ch2 (counts as 1dc), turn, 1dc in ea dc and ch 1 sp across. Fasten off.
Valley Yarns 517 Blue Mist Cardigan
In the Neckband section, Row 6 should read:
Row 6: K1, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk, *p1, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, ssk; rep from *, k1.
Valley Yarns 516 Firedance Cardigan
With smaller needles and RS of front facing you, pick up and knit 1 st for every 2 rows evenly along right front edge, then 1 st in every st along back neck, then 1 st for every 2 rows evenly along left front edge, adjusting the number of sts if necessary to achieve a flat edging.
Knit 1 row.
Next row (RS): Knit for 13 (13.75, 13.75, 14.5, 14.5)”, BO 4 sts for buttonhole, k to end.
Next row: K to bound off sts, CO 4 sts and k to end.
Knit 3 rows and bind off.
Weave in all loose ends and sew button to correspond to buttonhole.
Valley Yarns 509 Knit Stars (Free)
The directions “Repeat from * for each point” should read
“Repeat Rows 11-20 for each point.”
Valley Yarns 493 Child's Forest Pullover
Both right and left zig zag cables have been updated.
8-stitch cable pattern has been updated
Valley Yarns 491 Hearts of Oak Scarf
The needle information was updated to read:
"US size 7 (4.50mm) needles or size needed to get gauge"
Valley Yarns 489 Camel Cape
The yoke directions should read:
Repeat rows 3 and 4 until there are 30 sts in each front section, 38 sts in each shoulder section and 58 sts in the back section. 198 sts total (including the 4 sts between markers)
Continuing to work in stitch pattern, repeat rows 3 and 4 without the kfb at beg and end of the increase row 0 (3, 5, 9) times. 198 (222, 238, 270) sts.
Valley Yarns 487 Dappled Shawlette
After Row 6 of the Eyelet Section, the pattern should read:
Rep Rows 1-6 for a total of 14 repeats: 223 sts on needle. Knit one row, dec 1 st to 222 sts and remove markers as you come to them.
"Rep these 8 rows a total of 35 times for edging" should read:
"Rep these 8 rows until all shawl sts have been worked."
Valley Yarns 486 Star Paths Cardigan
In the left front section:
"Slip these 96(108, 120, 132, 144) sts down to the cable on the cable or to scrap yarn for later."
"Slip these 96(108, 120, 132, 144) sts down to the cable on the circular needle or to scrap yarn for later."
Valley Yarns 482 Copper Penny Child's Pullover
Color is #861 Copper, not Terra Cotta
Valley Yarns 480 Proclus Vest
Finishing: Sew shoulder and side seams. Join yarn to bottom right front edge, sc along right front edge, around neckline and back down left front edge, fasten off. Join yarn at underarm seam, sc around armhole, repeat for other arm. Weave in ends.
Valley Yarns 478 Foundry Lace Stole/Scarf
Row 1 should read as follows:
Row 1: 1sc in 2nd ch from hook, ch4, sk 2 chs, *sc in next st, ch4, sk 2 chs, sc in next st; rep from *.
Round 3 should read:
Round 3: Sl st in next 2 sts (takes you to the corner), ch1, 1sc in same st, 1sc in ea st along side to next st marker, ch2, *([1dc, ch2] three times) in next sc**, sk 2 sts, 1sc in next st, ch2, sk 2 sts; rep from * 3(13) more times; rep from * to ** in next marked st, 1sc in ea st along next long side to next marked st; rep from *, join with sl st in first sc of round.
Valley Yarns 476 Themisto Tunic
Yarn: 1 cone Valley Yarns Valley Cotton 10/2 (100% mercerized cotton, 4200yds/1lb. cone) (about 900(1000, 1100, 1200, 1300) yds used)
#7453 Amber Gold
Valley Yarns 474 Creamery Shrug
Yarn requirements should read: 6 (7, 8, 9) skeins
Valley Yarns 468 Veranda Tam
Rnd 20 should read:
Rnd 20: *P1, yo, ssk, p2, yo, k2, sl1-k2tog-psso, k2, yo, p2, k2tog, yo; rep from *.
Valley Yarns 464 Bittersweet Pullover
Body cast on should read: With larger needles, CO 120 (120, 130, 140, 140) sts.
Valley Yarns 460 Hyannis Cardigan
Finishing: Attach buttons to match buttonholes. Graft underarm sts closed with Kitchener stitch. Sew in all loose ends and block.
Collar directions now read: With smaller needles and RS facing, starting at the beginning of the neck shaping, pick up and knit 5 (6, 7, 8, 9, 10) sts up the right neck edge, knit across the remaining yoke sts, then, pick up and knit 5 (6, 7, 8, 9, 10) sts down the left neck edge. 44 (44, 48, 48, 52, 52) sts. Work even in ribbing for 4” and bind off.
Valley Yarns 456 Sumac Berry Shawl
Rows 4 - 19: Repeat Row 3. Place markers in first and last ch4 sps of Row 19. Fasten off. (97ch4 sps)
Row 1 of Berry Edging now reads:
Row 1: Ch3, * [1 bobble, ch1, 1 bobble] in same ch sp, ch1, sk 1 ch sp, 8dc in next ch sp, ch1, sk 1 ch sp; ** rep from * to ** to next marker, [1 bobble, ch1, 1 bobble, ch2, 1 bobble, ch1, 1 bobble] in marked ch4 sp (corner made), ch1, sk 1 ch sp, 8dc in next ch sp, ch1, sk 1 ch sp; *** rep from * to *** once more; rep from * to ** to last ch sp, [1 bobble, ch1, 1 bobble] in last ch sp.
Special stitches now include the directions:
Picot: ch3, sl st to the side of the dc at base of ch
Valley Yarns 455 Isabella Dress
On the Back, the directions: “Repeat rows 12 and 13 three more times” should read: "Repeat rows 12 and 13 three more times, then work row 12 once more."
In the Special Stitches section: "make bobble: (k, p, k, p) into next st, slip 4th, 3rd, 2nd st over first st. 1 st remains." should read: "make bobble: (k, p, k, p) into next st, slip these 4 sts back to the left needle, k4, slip 4th, 3rd, 2nd st over first st. 1 st remains."
Valley Yarns 453 Bumblebee Set
The hat directions now read:
Change to largest needles and yellow. Purl 1 row, knit 1 row, purl 1 row.
Row 1 (RS): P1, * LC, RC; rep from *, p1.
Row 2 and all WS rows: K1, p to last 2 sts, k1.
Rows 3 and 7: P1, k to last 2 sts, p1.
Row 5: P1, * RC, LC; rep from *, p1.
Row 8: As Row 2.
Repeat rows 1-8 for pattern.
Bumblebee Blanket stitch pattern should be a multiple of 8 sts + 4.
Cast on numbers for the blanket should be 156 (180, 204) sts.
Valley Yarns 451 Leoni Cardigan
In the Hexagon directions:
"Repeat Round 2 until you have 16 (19, 21, 24, 26) rounds completed. 384 (450, 504, 576, 624) dc, 64 (75, 84, 96, 104) between each of the markers. Fasten off."
Valley Yarns 448 Fiddlehead Set
In the crown shaping section, Round 8 should read:
Rnd 8: Sl1, * k1, p3, k5, p3; rep from *
Valley Yarns 447 Damson Shawl
Solid color is Mulberry, not Purple Passion.
Valley Yarns 444 Bethany Cardigan
Directions for the back should read:
With larger needles, cast on 24 (26, 28, 30, 32, 34) sts and purl one WS row.
Row 1 (RS): K2, moss 5, k1, PM, k to last 9 sts, PM, k2, moss 5, k2.
Directions to shape armhole should read:
Row 1 (RS): K2, moss 5, W&T.
Row 2 (WS): Moss 5, p2.
Row 3: K2, moss 5, k1, working wrap with wrapped stitch, remove marker, W&T.
Row 4: P1, moss 5, p2.
Row 5: K2, moss 5, k to marker, remove marker, k2, moss 5, k2.
Row 6: P2, moss 5, W&T.
Row 7: Moss 5, k2.
Row 8: P2, moss 5, p1 working wrap with wrapped stitch, W&T.
Row 9: K1, moss 5, k2.
Row 10: K the k sts and p the p sts, taking care to work the final wrap with the wrapped st.
Valley Yarns 441 Garland Blanket
Color A is Coral, not Melon.
Rows 8 and 9 of the Garland section should be worked with Color A, not Color B.
Valley Yarns 430 Bas-Relief Blanket
This pattern was updated to add k1b symbols to the chart on rows 2 and 14.
Valley Yarns 428 Bordeaux Pullover
The cable pattern should read:
Cable Pattern (multiple of 8 sts):
Rnd 1: *K4, FC; rep from *.
Rnds 2-8: Knit.
Rnd 9: *BC, k4; rep from *.
Rnds 10-16: Knit.
Valley Yarns 425 Cosmos Toe-Up Crocheted Socks
Rnd 2 of Toe now reads:
Rnd 2: 1sc in first st (pm here to note the beginning of the round - use a different color than the other 4), 2sc in next stitch (pm in first of this pair), 1sc in ea of next 8 sts, 2sc in next stitch (pm in second of this pair), 1sc in ea of next 2 sts, 2sc in next stitch (pm in first of this pair), 1sc in ea of next 9 sts, 2sc in next stitch (pm in second of this pair). (29sc)
Valley Yarns 414 Valley Cowl
Round 4 stitch count should read: 168dc.
Valley Yarns 404 Playing Blocks Baby Blanket
With A Ch 153 (not 151)
The pdf has been updated to include more detailed instructions for strips 2 and 3.
Edging Rnd 1 said to work 2sc in each corner
Now says to work 3sc in each corner
Valley Yarns 387 Sunny Day Socks
In the heel section. The sentence that reads: "Repeat Rows 3 and 4 until 14 (16, 18, 20) unwrapped sts remain between the wrapped sts, ending with a WS row." Should read: "Repeat Rows 5 and 6 until 14 (16, 18, 20) unwrapped sts remain between the wrapped sts, ending with a WS row."
Valley Yarns 369 Manhattan Headband
Row 11 in the Increasing Section now reads:
"Row 11: K2, [p1, k1] 2 times, [p1, yo, p1] in 1 st, [k1, p1] 2 times, k2. 15 sts."
In the decreasing section, rows 19 and 21 should be labelled rows 17 and 19.
Valley Yarns 358 Fisherman's Rib Cardigan
Neckband instructions should read as follows:
Row 5: Work in ribbing, casting on 2 sts over each set of bound off sts.
Rows 6-8: K1, *k1, p1; rep from * to last st, k1.
Bind off all sts.
Valley Yarns 327 Sojourner Cardigan
The upper back stitch count should say
"73 (85, 91, 95, 101, 109) sts remain."
Rnd 26 of body said:
Rnd 26: *RT, p3, k2, p3, C4R, p4, C4R, p3, k2, p3; rep from *.
It now says:
Rnd 26: *RT, p3, k2, p3, C4L, p4, C4L, p3, k2, p3; rep from *
Pattern 278 Star and Diamond Cardigan
The 4th line in the sleeve section should read: Work in Diamond Brocade, decreasing 1 st at beg and end of every row 5 times. 63 (63, 71, 71) sts.
Valley Yarns 259 Hanging Garden Layered Cardigan
In the lace pattern: Row 9: K2, sl1-k2tog-psso, *yo, k1, yo, k3, yo, k1, yo, sl3tog-k2tog-p3sso; rep from*, end last rep with k3tog instead of sl2-k3tog-p2sso, k2. should read:
Row 9: K2, sl1-k2tog-psso, *yo, k1, yo, k3, yo, k1, yo, sl3tog-k2tog-p3sso; rep from*, end last rep with k3tog instead of sl3tog-k2tog-p3sso, k2
Valley Yarns 198 Brattleboro Cabled Swing Pullover
In the written directions for Cable B, "Rnds 14-16" should instead read "Rnds 13-16."
Valley Yarns 185 Olive Branch Yoga Hoodie
Row 13: K to 2 sts before marker, k2tog, sm, p2, k1, mll, p1, mr, k1, p2, ssk, k to end. should read:
Row 13: K to 2 sts before marker, k2tog, sm, p2, k1, ml, p1, mr, k1, p2, ssk, k to end.
On the Right Pocket:
Row 16: K2, mr, k2tog, p2, m1l, k1, mr, p2, ssk, k to end. 24 sts. should read:
Row 16: K2, mr, k2tog, p2, ml, k1, mr, p2, ssk, k to end. 24 sts.
Valley Yarns 165 Cherry Hill Pullover
This entire pattern has been fully revised. Click here to view the updated version.
Valley Yarns B9 Basic Set-in Sleeve Cardigan
The opening paragraph in the Right Front that reads:
With smaller needles, cast on 38 (42, 48, 52, 58, 62) sts.
Work in k1, p1 rib for 2” or to match back ribbing, ending with a
RS row, decreasing 1 (0, 1, 0, 1, 0) sts on the last row. 37 (42, 47,
52, 57, 62) sts.
Switch to larger needles and work in St st, decreasing 1 st at the
end of every 4th row 7 times. 30 (35, 40, 45, 50, 55) sts.
With smaller needles, cast on 35 (40, 45, 50, 55, 60) sts.
Work in k1, p1 rib for 2” or to match back ribbing, ending with a RS row.
Switch to larger needles and work in St st, decreasing 1 st at end of every 8th row 5 times. 30 (35, 40, 45, 50, 55) sts.