Silk Corde Ascot Pattern

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Materials Required:
2 Spools FAIRKNIT Corde, Main Color (mc)
1 Spool FAIRKNIT Corde, Contrasting Color (cc)
3 Pkgs. FAIRKNIT Gold Coins
Straight Knitting Needles #3
Steel Crochet Hook #0

Gauge: 11 sts—2"
Starting at one end with mc, cast on 3 sts.
Row 1: k across.
Row 2: k1, inc 1 st in next st, k1. Continue in garter st (all k), increasing in 2nd st on every other row until there are 36 sts on needle. Work even for 15".
Next row: * k 1, slip next st on a holder, repeat from * across row. Rib in k 1 p1 on the 18 sts remaining on needle for 2". Place these sts on a holder, break corde. Slip the 18 sts from first holder onto needle, tie in cc and rib in k1 p1 for 2".
Next row: k sts alternately from needle and holder, replacing them in original order. Work even for 1". Starting at edge where increases were made, k1, k2 tog, k across to end of needle. Dec 1 st in this manner on every other row until 3 sts remain. Bind off. Finishing: Thread gold Coins onto a long piece of cc yarn, and, starting at one corner of cc k1 p1 strip, working through top of stitch only, crochet 1 sc in first st, slip a coin into position, work 1 sc in next st, * 1 sc in next st, slip coin into position and work 1 sc in next st, repeat from * around 4 sides as pictured. Break corde, fasten off.


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Comments

I love all the patterns so far in this booklet. The hats and scarves are so glamourous. Just wondering what the modern equivalent to corde and ribbon yarn would be.
Hi!
I'm really not sure what the equivalent is. I've never heard of these before. Sorry. Maybe a google search or posting on a community message board would help?