Finished Measurements: Approx 8 inches long, plus button loop
- Lion Brand Lion Suede (Art. 210): 100% polyester; 3 oz. (85 g); 122 yds. (110 m); bulky weight, 1 skein #125 Mocha
- Size 9 (6 mm) knitting needles
- Size H/8 (5 mm) crochet hook
- Button to fit button-loop opening (we used JHB #92825 Silver Pooch)
- Blunt-end yarn needle
Note: This pattern makes a 2-stitch I-cord along both sides, and the center stitch is worked in Garter stitch (knit all rows). The collar is reversible.
Cast on 5 sts.
Row 1: K3; leaving yarn at back of work, sl last 2 sts pwise; turn.
Row 2: P2, k1, bring yarn to front of work and sl last 2 sts pwise; turn.
Rep Rows 1 and 2 for desired length (circumference of dog's neck plus 1 to 1 1/2 inches). Bind off last row until 1 st rem; transfer st to crochet hook, ch 6, sl st into first bind-off st; fasten off. Weave in ends. Sew on button.