Lilting Leaves by Halleh Tehranifar

Lilting Leaves

August 2014
Sport (12 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 21 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 7 - 4.5 mm
5.0 mm (H)
790 yards (722 m)
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Skill Level

Finished Measurements
Circumference: 52 inches
Length: 14 1/2 inches


  • Imperial Yarn Tracie Too (sport weight; 100% wool; 395 yds/100g per ball): 2 balls honeydew #331 OR
  • Universal Yarn/Debbie Macomber Blossom Street Collection Wild Meadow (DK weight; 84% acrylic/16% wool; 253 yds/100g per ball): 2 balls Fairbanks #305
  • Size 7 (4.5mm) needles or size needed to obtain gauge
  • Stitch markers
  • Size H/8 (5mm) crochet hook for Provisional Cast-On (optional)

18 sts and 21 rows = 4 inches/10cm in St st.
To save time, take time to check gauge.

This is a wonderfully versatile project and can be custom made to any size and yarn weight without a hitch. For more detail and explanation of this pattern; please read the following article.

Warning: After reading the article; you will definitely want to grab your yarn and needles and knit the Swinging Leaves Snood!**